(tentative awaiting approval from MCC board)
Site: Memphis Chess Club, 195 Madison Avenue, Memphis TN 38103.
5SS, G/90;+30. Five round Swiss Pairing System with a time control of game in 90 minutes with a 30 second increment (Fischer method).
Three Sections: Open, U1700, and U1000.
$1700 Prizes are based on 35 paid entries in top 2 sections. Open $550, $300, $200. U1700 $350, $200, $100.
Entry Fee: $30 early by Aug 03, $40 late. MCC Members $30 anytime; Masters: free (EF deducted from winnings). On-line entries per PayPal are accepted until registration end time on Saturday at 8:45am(coming soon).
Rounds: Sat 10-1:15-6:30; Sun 9:30-2:30.
U1000 Trophy Section: 4SS, G/45 d5; Saturday only; Entry Fee: $15. Trophies for top 3 overall, top U800 and top U600. Round 1 at 9am, next rounds ASAP (as soon as possible).
On-site Registration: Saturday, Aug 10 - 7:30am-8:45am.