The Philly September Blitz Tournament (In Person)

The Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square

Event Overview

1:15 PM Blitz Tournament Information:

  • Location: Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square on 1701 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • 5 round double Swiss tournament (10 total rated blitz games).
  • USCF blitz rated. Time control: Game in 3 minutes with a 2-second increment.
  • Saturday, September 18th 1:15 pm to approximately 3:15 pm.
  • Entry fee: $20 if also signed up for action. If only playing blitz then $30 on or before Tuesday 9/14, $35 on or before Friday 9/17, $40 on Saturday 9/18 (on-site registration is allowed, registration for round one closes at 1 pm on Saturday).
  • One section
  • PRIZES: $100 for 1st
  • We will have enough chess sets for all players, but clocks will not be provided for everyone. If you have a clock, please bring one.
  • Masks are optional for fully vaccinated players and required for non-vaccinated players.
  • Note: Please do not bring outside food into the hotel, as it is against the hotel's policy. Drinks are allowed, but please make sure to discard all trash before leaving. We appreciate your cooperation.
  • For questions, please email us at or call us at 703-609-0499.




1701 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States

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

Organizer Overview

DMV Chess
Phone: 703-609-0499

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