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Ernest E. Fandreyer Memorial (1926-2012)
Tribute to Ernest E. Fandreyer, Fitchburg State University professor emeritus

Tournament Details Revised: 9/30/2019 5:48:15 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: The Wachusett Chess Club  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Fitchburg State University, McKay Complex, Room C159, 67 Rindge Road, Fitchburg, MA 01420   [ Directions ]
Hotel Info: N/A
Event Date: Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Time Control: G/100 d5
Rounds Time: Rounds at 7:15 p.m. each Wednesday
Byes: Rounds 1-4, limit two
Prize Info: Chess books to 1st-2nd, top U1800, U1650, U1400, Prize winners get to select their choice of book
Inquiry: miriling2@aol.com    978-345-5011
Event Webpage: www.wachusettchess.org
Registration Information
Entry Fee: $20 annual Wachusett Chess Club dues or $1 per game played
Registration - Onsite: 6:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Membership Requirement: USCF membership, Wachusett Chess Club annual dues ($20) or $1 per game
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open Section
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Round 1 on October 9, 2019
  • Before Round 1 at 6:40 p.m., Chess Chat program titled "Tribute to GM Pal Benko:
  • 8-time U.S. Open Champion" will be presented. A TV series seen on Fitchburg
  • Access Television (www.fatv.org), hosts George Mirijanian and Dave Couture will
  • talk about the life and career of GM Pal Benko, who died in August 2019.
  • Round 2 on October 16, 2019
  • Round 3 on October 23, 2019
  • Round 4 on October 30, 2019
  • Round 5 on November 6, 2019
  • Site wheelchair-accessible, cafe on premises, free parking, casual chess 6-7 p.m.

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  • Remember that each player is responsible for bringing and setting up their clock. Please refer to the Metrowest Chess Club Digital Clock Guide for instructions on how to set digital clocks.
  • MACA does not recommend but allows US Chess approved electronic scorekeeping devices. Please note that some national tournaments held by US Chess ban electronic scorekeeping, so be sure to know how to keep score without aid of electronics.
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