August 14-15, 2021. 2021 DFW FIDE Premier 6.
2021 DFW FIDE Premier 6. US Chess Grand Prix Points: 20 (Enhanced). US Chess Junior Grand Prix. Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre, 5410 Lyndon B Johnson Freeway, Dallas, TX 75240.
Premier: Open to players rated 1800 or above. The highest finishing player who is otherwise non-qualified by rating from the DFW FIDE 5 Reserve section may also play in this section. $$ $500-$260-$120. Class prizes if any, depend on entries. EF: $92, by 8/9 else $104. Senior (over 65) / Birthday during tournament/Additional Family Member/Reentry from Reserve section $55 by 8/9 else $65. Reentry from Open section to Open section is not allowed.
Reserve: Open to players rated Under 2000. EF: $62, by 8/9 else $72. Senior (over 65) / Birthday during tournament / Additional Family Member / Reentry $40 by 8/9 else $45. Reentry is allowed from Open if player is qualified to play in Reserve. $$ at least 25% of Reserve entry fees. Arbiter will post prize list before the fourth round.
Both Open and Reserve: 5SS, G/90; 30 second increment. Rds. Sat 8/14: 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. HR: $99/$99/$109/$119, 800-445-8667 reserve by 7/23 and ask for DCC rate code. Parking for overnight registered hotel guests $10 per day, non-hotel guest with no in and out privileges is $5 (no overnight). Please ask front desk where one can park for free during weekend. Entries/questions: Dallas Chess Club, C/O Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. Info: Barb Swafford, 214-632-9000, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dallaschess.com. Add $5 for CC phone entries; pre-reg. requires pre-payment. After 8/12 all registration and changes online only; all changes including withdrawals, $10 after 8/12. Please check website to ensure your entry was received. Register early.
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5410 Lyndon B Johnson Freeway
Dallas, TX 75240