Waco August Swiss

Holy Spirit Episcopal Church

Event Overview

Waco August Swiss

4 Round Swiss Tournament (G/45;d5) with 3 sections (Open, U1400, U1000)

Saturday, August 27, 2022 - 9:00am-4:00pm


Sections    (*Sections may be merged based on registrations)

  • Open
  • U1400
  • U1000   

Rounds and Times

     Four Rounds at a time control of G/45;d5

  • 8:00 to 8:50 AM - Registration & Check-in
  • 9:00 AM  -  Round 1
  • 10:30 AM - Round 2
  • 1:00 PM  -  Round 3 (after lunch)
  • 2:30 PM  -  Round 4

Entry fee and Prizes

  • $15 - Cash only. Paid when you arrive to tournament. 
  • Cash Prizes- Up to 90% of entry fees returned in prizes.


  • Limited Capacity of 48 players!
  • Register online to ensure you get a spot.

***Click for More Details and Registration***

  • Onsite Registration is 8:00-8:50 AM.  If you show up onsite without preregistering, there's a chance the tournament will already be full.
  • Anyone not checked in by 8:50am will not be paired in round 1. If you notify us (via email or text) that you are on the way, you can still be paired round 1.


  • Holy Spirit Episcopal Church, 1624 Wooded Acres Dr.  Waco, TX 76710 (Behind Target Shopping Center)
    • Enter through main doors and turn right. The tournament room is at the end the of hallway.


  • Please bring pieces and a clock if you have them! The club has limited supplies, and we do not want to get caught without enough sets or clocks.
  • US Chess Membership is required. Please be responsible for your membership prior to the event to help the organizers and prevent delays.
  • Notation is required.  Notation sheets and pens will be available if needed.
  • Please consider bringing a cash donation. A donation jar will be available for players who want to help the church out for providing us with a venue.
  • For questions or problems registering, please Email or text:

1624 Wooded Acres Drive
Waco, TX 76710
United States

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

Organizer Overview

Waco Chess Club
Email: info@wacochess.org