Robert Byrne Open

Seaside Library

Event Overview

A 3-round swiss-system tournament in a long-standing series of monthly events at this venue.

One section; accelerated pairings in Round 1 if more than 8 entrants. Two sections if more than 16 entrants.

(FYI, there were 12 players in each of our November and December tournaments.)

Time control: Game/30 minutes, 30-s increment added with each move played (i.e., G/30+30).

Game notation required by both players.

Boards, sets, clocks, scoresheets, and pencils provided.

Non-cash prizes awarded. 

Food not allowed in library venue. Bring lunch to be consumed outside. 

Advance registration encouraged. On-site registration opens at 9:45, closes at 10:15.

Rounds at 10:30, 12:30, 2:30.  Awards ceremony and group photo at 4pm.

No entry fee. Donations requested to offset expenses. 

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550 Harcourt Ave.
Seaside, CA 93955
United States

Sections: 1
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund: 0
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Days & Knights
Phone: 8315244488