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2nd Boston Elite Thanksgiving Open

Tournament Details Revised: 9/2/2021 11:51:51 AM
General Information
Event Organizer: Boston Elite Chess  
Event Location: Courtyard by Marriott Norwood, 300 River Ridge Dr, Norwood, MA 02062   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Friday, November 26, 2021
Saturday, November 27, 2021
Sunday, November 28, 2021
Time Control: G/90; +30
Rounds Time: 11/26 1pm & 6:30pm, 11/27 11am & 5pm, 11/28 10am & 3:30pm
Byes: Max two 0.5 byes, declare before the 4th round. No last round bye in Premier
Prize Info: $5900 projected. Top female player prizes (all sections combined): $300 -- $100
Inquiry: bostonelitechess@gmail.com    617-750-4138. Contact: Yi Wang
Event Webpage: www.nachesshub.com/Events/Details/213de9d0-542c-442b-a0a3-1bfac49d0401
Registration Information
Entry Fee: Premier section: by 10/01, $98; by 11/01, $103; by 11/25 $108. Other sections: by 10/01, $88; by 11/01, $93; by 11/28 $98
Registration - Onsite: www.nachesshub.com/Events/Details/213de9d0-542c-442b-a0a3-1bfac49d0401
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Premier (Open to USCF 1800+) $1000 - $600 - $400 - $200, Top U2300 $300, Top U2100 - $200
U1900 (Open to USCF 1400 - 1899) $600 - $400 - $200, Top U1700 - $200
U1500 (Open to USCF < 1499) $600 - $400 - $200, Top U1300 - $200
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • Hotel chess rate: $149, 11/24-11/29. Book by 10/25 from BostonEliteChess.org
  • Registration and player list available: www.nachesshub.com
  • Onsite registration by 11/26, 12:00 pm. $15 more.
  • GM/IM/WGM free, WIM free by 11/01
  • Nov 2021 official rating used for registration/pairing/prize purposes. Live rating may be used to qualify for a higher section.

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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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