BayAreaChess Cash Day $Swiss 4x G/45 d5

BayAreaChess Center (San Jose)

Event Overview

on Oct 1

at BAC Center San Jose, 2050 Concourse Drive #42, San Jose (map)

Quick Links:  More Info  |  Register  |  Live Entries  |  Processed Entries  |  Request Form


  • Time Control: G/45 d5
  • Rounds: 4
  • Round Times: 12pm, 2pm, 4pm & 6pm


  • Prize Fund: $1,000 b/32 entries
    • 1800+: 1st $200, 2nd $60  |  u2000 1st $100
    • 1400-1799: 1st $100, 2nd $60  |  u1600 1st $100
    • 1000-1399: 1st $100, 2nd $60  |  u1200 1st $60
    • under 1000: 1st $100, 2nd $60
  • Regular entry winners get full prize, Econ entry winners get 50% prize
  • Unrated winners: Max $60 (except in the top section)
  • If sections are combined, prizes for the sections will be combined and play-up fee for the higher section will be refunded
  • A player who withdraws during the tournament is not eligible for prize money
  • Prizes can be paid out by check, PayPal or Zelle through


  • Players will be placed into 4 sections based on October's official published USChess rating supplement
  • A player may play up one higher section, double play up is not allowed
  • To play in the 1800+ section, players' official published USChess rating supplement must be at least 1600
  • ½-point Byes are available for any round (maximum 2; byes must be requested at least 1 hour before that round's start except last round byes; last round bye must be requested latest before Round 3)
  • 0-point Byes are available for any round (player must play at least half the rounds to be eligible for prizes)


  • Online Registration closes at midnight on the day of tournament
  • Regular entry: 57
  • Econ entry: 43
  • Play up fee: +17
  • Discount for BayAreaChess Membership Subscribers (More info on discounts at
  • Onsite registration is subject to availability with additional 22 dollars fee
  • You may contact us through or to inquire onsite availability
  • Late fee (starts as early as 2 days before or when reaching capacity): +22


2050 Concourse Dr. #42
San Jose, CA 95131
United States

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

Organizer Overview

Phone: 408.409.6596 (voicemail/text only)