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BCF January Thursday Night Swiss
Thursdays - January 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 ** 7 PM Start Time & G/105 d10 **

Tournament Details Revised: 12/27/2019 3:21:01 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: The Boylston Chess Foundation  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Boylston Chess Club Cambridge, 40 Norris Street, Suite B101, Cambridge, MA 02140   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Thursday, January 23, 2020
Time Control: 4SS, G/105 d10.
Rounds Time: Thursdays - January 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 at 7:00 pm.
Byes: Maximum one (1/2 point) byes. Last round bye must be declared before Round 2 start. ** All bye and withdrawal requests must be received by 6:45 pm. **
Prize Info: $300 based on 25 paid entries: Open $125-$75, U1900 $60-$40.
Inquiry: boylstonchess@gmail.com    617-714-3022
Event Webpage: boylstonchess.org/tournament/register/523
Registration Information
Entry Fee: $20 for BCF members, $35 for non-members; $5 more if not registering online in advance. Free entry for BCF members rated 2200+. Free entry for GMs/IMs. No reduction in prize amount won.
Registration - Onsite: 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm.
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open & U1900. Sections with less than 12 players may be merged.
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • ** A current USCF membership is required **
  • Sections with less than 12 players may be merged.

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