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BCF Winter Game/80

Tournament Details Revised: 12/4/2019 1:01:10 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: Saturday, January 25, 2020
Time Control: 3SS G/80 d10
Rounds Time: 10:00am, 1:45pm, and 5:00pm.
Byes: Maximum of 1 half-point (1/2) byes allowed. Last round bye must be declared before Rd. 2
Prize Info: $240 Guaranteed: Open $100 - $50; U2000 $50; U1500 $40
Inquiry: boylstonchess@gmail.com    617-714-3022
Event Webpage: boylstonchess.org/tournament/register/522
Registration Information
Entry Fee: $35, $20 for BCF members; $5 more at the door. Free entry for GMs/IMs. Free entry for BCF members 2300+, but entry fee deducted from won prize.
Registration - Onsite: 9:15am - 9:45am
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open, U2000, & U1500. Sections with fewer than 8 players may be merged.
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • In accordance with BCF policy, unrated players may play in any section.
  • Rated players rated within 200 points of the lower section maximum may play up one section.
  • Sections with fewer than 8 players may be merged.

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  • 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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