Lexington 2nd Saturday Chess
4-5 rounds, G/30;inc5
Entry Fee: $30 -- FREE entry if this is your first USChess tournament or returning to chess after a long absence.
Prizes: 100% of entry fees go to prizes.
Prize dispersion depends on entries. 1st in each category also wins a Chess Mug.
We give prizes for many categories. Example categories are typically: Over 2000, 2000-1801, 1800-1601, 1600-1401, 1400-1201, 1200-1001, Under 1001. If you are the only one in your prize category, then you get your $30 + Chess Mug, but you will still play in all rounds.
Sections and pairings will be determined by entries on the day of the tournament. You always play 4+ games.
Rds: 12:30, 2:00, 3:30, 4:45, 6:00(optional)
Prizes are awarded after round 4. We use round 5 for grudge matches and extra rated games.
USChess membership is required. https://new.uschess.org/join-us-chess
507 Columbia Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508