2022 West Michigan Championship

Northlawn United Methodist

Event Overview

We are bringing back our West Michigan Championship! We will be hosting it in a two-day format occurring on a Friday night and an all day Saturday. This event will be played at a G/75;d10 time control for the two-day sections. The Novice section will be played at a G/30;d10 time control and only be played on Saturday. There will be a good prize fund given out based upon attendance. The winner of the Premiere section will receive a trophy and title as champion of West Michigan! Looking forward to having you there.

USCF Membership is required. MCA checked at the door.

Where: 1157 Northlawn St NE, Grand Rapids MI

When: December 9th-10th

Sections: Premiere (1700+), Reserve (U1700), Novice (U1200)

Entry Fee: $50, $40 for GRCC Members.


Premiere and Reserve:
Registration & Check-In – Friday, 6:15-6:45
Round 1 – Friday, 7:00PM
Round 2 – Saturday, 10:00AM
Round 3 – Saturday, 1:30PM
Round 4 – Saturday, 4:15PM

Registration and Check-In – 8:30-8:45
Round 1 – Saturday, 9:00AM
Round 2 – 10:30AM
Round 3 – 12:15PM
Round 4 – 1:45PM
Round 5 – 3:15PM

Prizes: (b/45)
Prizes will be given out by percentage according to number of attendees.
Premiere – 1st: $400 2nd: $200
Reserve – 1st: $250 2nd: $150
Novice – 1st: $200


1157 Northlawn St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
United States

Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund:
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: No
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Grand Rapids Chess Center
Email: grandrapidschesscenter@gmail.com
Phone: 16163340220