Indy October Super Tornado!

Delta Hotel by Marriott Indianapolis Airport

Event Overview

Delta Hotels by Marriott Indianapolis Airport

5860 Fortune Cir W

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

5ss g/45+5 sec increment 

(Affects regular and quick rating)

Official October Ratings Used 


Three Sections: 

Open (1801+)

Reserve (1501-1800)

Novice (Unrated-1500)


Early Entry fee: $45 by 10/3 (PayPal)

$60 on Site

If PayPal, please include Name, rating, USCF ID



Players may play up 1 section 

Play up additional fee: $20



(No Prize deduction!)


Prize Fund (b/40 paid entries) 

All prizes adjusted accordingly.

Open (1801+) 

1st = $350 + trophy

2nd= $175 + trophy 

Top U2001 $120 + trophy 


Reserve section (1501-1800) 

1st $160 + trophy 

2nd $120 + trophy 

Top U1601 $45 + engraved medal 


Novice Section (unr-1500)

1st $120 + trophy 

2nd $90 + trophy

Top U1201 $45 + engraved  medal 


Top Upset: Trophy 


Pairing software will use Tie breaks for trophies / medals

Trophy cups are engraved and made from metal! 


October published rating used 


TD may combine sections b/on turnout 

(58 total players last tournament) 

Previous tornado link:




R1 10:00 AM  (lunch break after round 1)

R2 12:30 PM 

R3  2:30 PM

R4  4:30 PM 

R5  6:30 PM


Bonus Blitz rated tournament 8:30 PM

Entry fee: $20 


5 round double Swiss Open 

70% entries paid out

1st 2nd - TBD

Top U1801 -TBD 

Top U1501 TBD


Tournament will start at 10 am

Registration 8:30-9:45am

USCF Rated 

USCF Membership Required 

Please renew or join USCF 48 hours in advance, if possible.

1st round 1/2 bye is ok, please notify in advance 

Last round zero point bye ok, notify in advance please 

Food and drinks available at site ($) You may bring your own.

Many restaurants within 5 minutes 

No reservation required- you may show up and play- all players are welcome! 

 Please Bring sets + clocks - Limited supplies

(pre set g/45+5)

Limited sets clocks available 

Scholastic players welcome! 

Facebook: B C Chess Club

Hotel link: 

special promotional link for out of town players ($79 per night room rate)


5860 Fortune Cir W
Indianapolis, IN 46241
United States

Sections: 3
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund: $1225
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Phone: 3172866183

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