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Waltham 20|5 RATED #8
LiveChess on Chess.com: https://www.chess.com/live#t=1495687

Tournament Details Revised: 8/10/2020 8:53:47 PM
General Information
Event Organizer: The Waltham Chess Club  Visit Organizer Website
Event Location: Waltham Chess Club, 404 Wyman St (North Entrance), Cafeteria, Waltham, MA   [ Directions ]
Event Date: Friday, August 14, 2020
Time Control: Three Round, 20|5, RATED Swiss (only online USCF ratings will be impacted)
Rounds Time: Round 1 8:30 PM
Byes: NO half-point byes; no reentry after withdrawal; late entry possible until the beginning of Round 4
Inquiry: info@WalthamChessClub.org    (781) 790-1033
Event Webpage: walthamchessclub.org/Schedule.html
Registration Information
Entry Fee: FREE Entry Fee
Registration - Onsite: 7:30-8:30 PM on LiveChess on chess.com: https://www.chess.com/live#t=1495687
Membership Requirement: Players must be members of the site "Waltham Chess Club - USCF Rated" on chess.com. To join, a player must fill out and submit this form one time: https://www.chess.com/news/view/uscf-member-authentication-9266.
Sections Information
Tournament Sections: Open
Tournament Rules and Other Information
  • RATED event.
  • Players must be members of the site "Waltham Chess Club - USCF Rated" on chess.com (https://www.chess.com/club/waltham-chess-club-uscf-rated) to be eligible to play (see below for additional requirement)
  • Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87304497717?pwd=VFZnSzJESldVMi93V2d6bHNtT25nQT09 Meeting ID: 873 0449 7717 Passcode: 435004
  • Zoom attendance REQUIRED during tournament; player must Screen Share or set up their camera to show their playing space in full view of the Tournament Director.
  • Any player who wants to play in a USCF-Rated online tournament on chess.com needs to fill out this form one time: https://www.chess.com/news/view/uscf-member-authentication-9266. Once you have done so, please join the US Chess Members Only Club.

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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.