World Open Amateur

Junior Grand Prix, Regionals
Philadelphia Sheraton Downtown

Event Overview



US Chess Junior Grand Prix

JUNE 27-29, World Open Amateur

6SS, 40/80, SD/30, + 30. Masks may be required. Covid rules: See World Open. $5,000 guaranteed prizes. In 3 sections. Under 2200/Unr: $1000-500-300, top U2000 $500-250. FIDE. Under 1800/Unr: $600-300-200, top U1600 $300-150. Under 1400/Unr: $400-200-100, top U1200 $130-70. Unrated prize limits: U1400 $100, U1800 $200. EF $88, U1400 $68 online at by 6/25, both $12 more at site. Mailed by 6/12, all $10 more. No checks at site, credit cards OK.  Special 1 year USCF dues with magazine: see World Open. Schedule: Late reg. ends Mon 10 am, rds 11 am & 5 pm each day. Half point byes available all rounds, limit 2, must commit before rd 3.  HR: see World Open. Unclaimed prizes paid through Paypal (may take a few weeks).  Ent: or Continental Chess, Box 8482, Pelham NY 10803. $15 service charge for refunds. Questions:, Entries posted at (click “entry list” after entering).  Bring set, board, clock if possible- none supplied.



201 North 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States

Sections: 3
Grand Prix Points:
Prize Fund: 5000
FIDE Rated: Yes
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Residency Restriction: No
Online Event: No

Organizer Overview

Continental Chess Association
Phone: 3472012269 leave message including email address