December Game in 60 Challenge

Phoenix Chess Academy

Event Overview

GRAND OPENING at the Phoenix Chess Academy!! 2021 Game in 60 Challenge, a 4 Round Swiss tourney

December 4th, 2021

December Game in 60 Challenge

Phoenix Chess Academy

18440 North 7th Street, Suite # 8

Phoenix, AZ 85022

3 Sections: Open (1700 and Up), Under 1700 (1200-1699), Under 1200 (100-1199)

No playing up is allowed.

4 Round Swiss, G/60;+5, Phoenix Chess Academy, 18440 North 7th Street, Suite # 8, Phoenix, AZ 85022

Round Times:

9:00 am - 11:20 am - 01:40 pm - 04:00 pm; Check in and register until 8:45 am

Awards Ceremony will start right after the last game finishes. AwardsOpen & U1700 sections: 1st - 30%, 2nd - 14%, 3rd - 10%; U1200 section: Trophies for Top 3 and Best Under 600. EF: Open & U1700 sections: $40 by Wednesday, $45 by Friday, or $50 by Saturday at the site. U1200 section: $30 by Wednesday, $35 by Friday, or $40 by Saturday at the site. Your current official published monthly rating will be used for pairing and prize purposes. No playing up is allowed. Byes: 0 or 1/2 points byes are available in all four rounds (max of 2). All byes must be requested before the start of round 2. Requesting a zero point bye late in the tournament is considered the same as withdrawing. Boards, sets and clocks will be provided. No playing up is allowed.

Please contact: 

Liulia Cardona at email: or phone: (602) 402-4985


Richard Smouse at email: or phone: (480) 390-9528


18440 N 7th St
Suite # 8
Phoenix, AZ 85022
United States

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

Organizer Overview

Liulia Cardona
Phone: (602) 402-4985

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