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[POSTPONED] 2020 RI State Chess Championship **OPEN TO OUT OF STATE PLAYERS**
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO RECENT DEVELOPMENTS RELATED TO THE CORONAVIRUS

Tournament Details Revised: 3/13/2020 1:58:18 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: SouthEast New England Chess Association  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Rhode Island College, Donovan Cafeteria - Behind Mann Hall, 600 Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Providence, RI 02908   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Saturday, March 28, 2020
Time Control: 4SS, G/60 d5 for Open / U1900 / U1500; 4SS, G/25 d5 for U1100 / U800 / U500
Rounds Time: Open, U1900, U1500 - 10:00 AM, 12:30 PM, 2:45 PM, 5:00 PM. U1100, U800, U500 - First round at 10:00 AM and subsequent rounds ASAP.
Byes: One bye allowed; must be requested in advance
Prize Info: $1,000 b/50 
Inquiry: benswiszcz@yahoo.com    617-872-8190
Event Webpage: senecachess.org/event/2020richamp/
Registration Information
Entry Fee: Open, U1900, U1500: $35 if paid online by March 26, $45 onsite. GM & IM free. U1100, U800, U500: $20 if paid online by March 26, $25 onsite.
Registration - Onsite: 9:00 to 9:45 AM.
Membership Requirement: USCF membership required.
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open -- $300-150-75
U1900 -- $175-85-40
U1500 -- $100-50-25
U1100 -- Trophies
U800 -- Trophies
U500 -- Trophies
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Prize ratio is based on paid entries in cash prize sections.
  • Please bring board, set, and clock.
  • USCF membership required.
  • State champion must be a Rhode Island player.
  • Pre-registered players should confirm no later than 9:45 AM.
  • Entry fee deducted from prizes for GM and IM.
  • FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION contact Ben Swiszcz from the Southeast New England Chess Association at benswiszcz@yahoo.com.

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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.
  • If online registration is enabled on this event, you can Join/Renew your USCF and MACA membership at the online registration page. If online registration is not available, you can join MACA (The Massachusetts Chess Association) at our Online Membership Form and USCF (United States Chess Federation) at USCF Membership Page.