Westfield Chess Club Octos 3/3/2024

Westfield YMCA

Event Overview

Sunday, March 3, 2024

Format: 4-SS, G40 d5, for players under 1500 & 3-SS, G55 d5, for players above 1500. The higher of published and unpublished ratings are used for pairings/sections
Sections: Players will be grouped by rating order into sections of 8 (1-8, 9-16, etc.)

Rounds: 10:15 am, then ASAP
One half-point bye available, must be declared with registration. Byes can't be removed after Round 1 starts.
Early registration (closes 3/1 5pm): $25
Late registration (closes 3/2 7pm): $35

Club membership: See important Notice

You Will Need Westfield YMCA Basic Chess Program Or Normal YMCA Membership To Come To The Tournament. The Fee For The YMCA Basic Chess Program Is $45 For One Year ($10 More To Include One Parent). This Is Part Of YMCA's Effort To Reduce The Lines Of Players Waiting To Getting Inside The Building And Make It Safer For All Players. You Will Receive A YMCA Card That You Can Swipe In When Come For Chess Tournament. More Details Here: Https://Www.Westfieldchessclub.Org/

Prizes for each section: 1st: 60, 2nd: 30 

Register at https://form.jotform.com/240487694458169
Registration closes 3/2 7pm.

The Westfield CC reserves the right to:

1. Charge cancellation/re-stocking fees or suspend/ban players for late or silent withdrawals.
2. Suspend/ban or charge compensatory/reinstatement fees to those playing with an expired USCF membership.

All attendees must sign the Westfield Area Y's COVID-19 Waiver. Please do this online at https://form.jotform.com/201765326627054 to avoid long lines & get the tournament started on time. If you are under age 18, a parent will have to sign for you. Everyone must also agree to the YMCA's Code of Conduct and Westfield Chess Club Policy.

Contact: Alexander Hu at westfieldchessclub@gmail.com


220 Clark St
Westfield, NJ 07090
United States

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

Organizer Overview

Alexander Hu
Email: westfieldchessclub@gmail.com