Waco May 20 Swiss

Holy Spirit Episcopal Church

Event Overview

Waco May 20 Swiss

4 Round Swiss Tournament (G/45;d5) with 3 sections (Open, U1600, U1000)

Saturday, May 20, 2023 – 10:00 am-5:00 pm


  • Championship (Open)
  • Under 1600
  • Under 1000   

Rounds and Times

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

  • 9:20 to 9:50 AM - Registration & Check-in
  • 10:00 AM  -  Round 1
  • 11:45 AM - Round 2
  • 2:10 PM  -  Round 3 (after lunch)
  • 3:45 PM  -  Round 4

Entry fee and Prizes

  • $20 - Cash only. Paid on arrival to the tournament. 
  • Cash Prizes, based on the number of entries


  • Limited Capacity of 60 players!
  • Register online to ensure you get a spot.

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

  • Onsite Registration is 9:20-9:50 AM.  If you show up on-site without preregistering, there's a chance the tournament will already be full.
  • Because we do not accept advanced payment, anyone not checked in by 9:50 am will not be paired in round 1. If you notify us 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 the main doors and turn right. The tournament room is at the end of the hallway.


  • Please bring pieces and a clock if you have them. The club has limited supplies.
  • US Chess Membership is required. Please be responsible for your membership prior to the event.
  • Notation is required.  Notation sheets will be available if needed.
  • For questions or problems registering, you may email:

1624 Wooded Acres Drive
Waco, TX 76710
United States

Sections: 3
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund: Based on Entries
FIDE Rated: No
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Waco Chess Club
Email: daniel_m_shafer@baylor.edu
Phone: 2546528365