Battle of the Blitz - Oct 2022

Crossings at Siesta Key

Event Overview

The Manasota Chess Center will hold a U.S. Chess Federation (USCF) rated Blitz tournament for up to 24 players. Double Swiss, 8 rounds.  All rounds are Game in 5 minutes, with 0-second delay. 

PRIZE TARGETS: Contingent upon minimum of 8 entries.  1st Place: 30%, 2nd Place: 20%, and 3rd Place: 10%.
ROUNDS: Double Swiss, 8 rounds. Round 1 begins at 1 PM.                         

ENTRY FEE: $5 for Manasota Chess Center members; $10 for non-members. NOTE: Manasota Chess Center members should enter discount code when completing online registration form.

REGISTRATION:  To register for event, click
here.  Registration ends 12 PM on day of tournament.


ALL PLAYERS must have a valid USCF membership ID# to participate. Non-USCF members can purchase a membership or renew at the tournament site. USCF membership MUST be purchased or renewed before the tournament begins. End of on-site or online registration is  12 PM, Saturday on day of tournament.

Chess sets and clocks will be provided. However, please feel free to bring your own if you would prefer to use them.



3501 S Tamiami Trail
Suite 306
Sarasota, FL 34239
United States

Sections: 1
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund:
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Manasota Chess Center
Phone: 9413135589