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Monthly Adult Swiss
Where Hitachi Consulting Government Services, 1500 Perimeter Drive,Huntsville, AL 35806
When Friday and Saturday,
#3:Nov. 6-7, 2015,
4 Round Swiss
Round 1:6:00pm Friday (skip this round if 8 or fewer players in a section)
Round 2: 9:00am Saturday
Round 3:1:00pm Saturday
Round 4: 5:00pm Saturday
Prize Fund - $460
Based On 12 Entries Per Section
1st Place Open: $185
2nd Place Open: $125
1st Place U1200: $85
2nd Place U1200: $65
Prize winners will have a check mailed to the address that you enter when registering for this tournament. If fewer than 12 players enter in a section, prizes will be paid out at a percentage rate based on the total number of players divided by 12. If multiple players tie for the same award, USCF rules will be followed on splitting tied prizes.
Sunny Street Grand Prix Prizes
Players in these monthly tournaments are automatically entered into the Grand Prix. Please see the Sunny Street Grand Prix page for more information about these prizes.
MCCL Monthly Adult Swiss events require both a USCF membership and ACF membership to enter. Please use the links below if you do not have a membership or your membership is not current.
Register for your USCF id# here. We recommend Premium Scholastic Membership for students (one year $24) or Premium Adult Membership for adults (one year $46). USCF membership is required in order to compete in any rated tournaments.
The United States Chess Federation rules require all competitors in rated sections to record their moves as they play. All tournaments conducted by MCCL enforce all USCF rules.If you are not familiar with how to record, read these articles (part 1 and part 2) and watch this video.