2021 DFW FIDE Premier 3. The Westin Galleria Dallas, 13340 Dallas Parkway Dallas, TX 75240. Hotel rates: $99. Reserve at 972-934-9494 mention DFW DCC or use reservation link at www.dallaschess.com tournament page. Tournament has two Sections. Foreign players must disclose their FIDE ID number before 1st round in order to play. USA players without FIDE ids must represent USA in international competition in order to play.
Premier Section: Open to players rated 1800 or above. The highest finishing player who is otherwise non-qualified by rating from the DFW FIDE 2 Reserve section may also play in this section. EF: $90 + $5 non DCC Membership fee if applicable and if received by 4/12, else $109 with $10 non DCC Membership fee if applicable. EF for Senior/Handicap/Additional family participant/birthday during tournament: $60 + $5 non DCC Membership fee if applicable by 4/12 else $79 + $5 non DCC Membership fee if applicable. $$G 500-260-120.
Reserve Section: Open to U2000. EF: $60 + $5 non DCC Membership fee if applicable if received by 4/12, else $79 + $10 non DCC Membership fee if applicable. EF for Senior/Handicap/Additional family participant/birthday during tournament: $36 + $5 non DCC Membership fee if applicable by 4/12 else $49 + $5 non DCC Membership fee if applicable. $$ at least 25% of Reserve entry fees. Arbiter will post prize list before the fourth round.
Both: 5SS, G/90; 30 second increment. Rds. Sat 4/17: 9:40 am, 2:16 pm, 7:16 pm, Sun: 9:40 am - 2:16 pm. Both sections are FIDE rated and uses FIDE playing rules. USCF rules/ratings used for awarding prizes. USCF ratings used for pairing purposes. May use US Chess pairing rules. Players not at the board within 60 minutes of the scheduled start of the round will forfeit game unless arbiter decides to extend it to 90 minutes on a game by game basis. (Note that player’s clock will keep running.) Except for approved Electronic scorekeeping devices, no electronics are allowed in the playing area during the round. This includes rest rooms by the playing area. This rule applies to players, parents, coaches. Note that the Playing area will be closed to non-players during the round. Every player must turn in a copy of their games. Other Covid -19 rules will be in effect. See www.dallaschess.com Note that entry must be done online at www.dallaschess.com. Note that entries may be limited due to any special distancing rules in effect during the dates of the tournament.
INFO: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Barb Swafford, 214-632-9000, firstname.lastname@example.org www.dallaschess.com
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13340 Dallas Parkway
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