3rd Annual Forester Open - $10,000

Aloft Dallas DFW Airport Grapevine

Event Overview

Location: Aloft Dallas DFW Airport Grapevine ; 1155 Northpoint Dr, Coppell, TX 75019

Nearby airport: The Dallas International Airport is the closest hotel.

Forester Open:

3 Sections: Open (1800+), Amateur (1799-1200), Beginner (U1200)

Players may play up in any section.


All sections are USCF Rated


Forester Open: 7 Rounds: 11/24 - 2pm - 7pm, 11/25 - 9am - 2pm - 7pm, 11/26 - 10am - 3pm.


$10,000 b/100 entries.

Forester Open:

Open: $2000-1200-600, Top U2000- $350

Amateur: $1700-1000-400, Top U1500 - $250

Beginner: $1400-700-400


The entry fee will increase $20 for each section after Nov 20th for the Forester Open. On site registration will be the same entry fee as the late entry fee. On site registration will be from 12 - 1pm Nov 24th for all sections.

GM’s, WGM’s, and IM’s receive free entry if we are notified before November 12th. If you are a titled player and you miss the deadline, please email us and we may accommodate. Our email is BlakemanChess@gmail.com


To book a hotel room under the chess rate click HERE

Chess rate is $119/night

Extra Information

Boards and clocks will be provided.

Up to two half point byes allowed, byes must be selected in online checkout. Zero point byes will be given if a bye is requested during the event.

Unrateds may win full cash prizes in any section for this event.


To register to this event click HERE


1155 Northpoint Dr
Coppell, TX 75019
United States

Sections: 3
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund: 10,000
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Blakeman Chess
Email: BlakemanChess@gmail.com
Phone: BlakemanChess@gmail.com