MCC Weekend Calendar 2016

Chess organizers, please use the USCF Tournament Clearinghouses to plan future chess events.  Soon more social type sites like Facebook and Twitter will emerge to help plan for weekend events.

See a list of the Top Rated Players who are playing in our events.

National Chess Day!: Oct 08, 2016
4ss, G 60, d/5.  Site: Hyatt Place Memphis - Wolfchase Galleria - 7905 Giacosa Place Memphis, TN 38133; Prizes based on 30: $150, 100, 75, 50, 25.  Class prizes: B,C, D/E $50 each.  EF:  $25 by Oct 01, $35 late.  MCC members $25 anytime. Rds start at 10am and other ASAP. Registration starts at 8am. gpylant@gmail.com;  Send mail entries to: MCC, P.O. Box 17864, Memphis TN 38187.

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!:  October 29, 2016

Site: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library,  3030 Poplar Avenue Memphis, TN 38111; No USCF renewals offered at tournament site. Format: 5 Sections: O1599, U1600, U1200, U800, and Unrated!  3 Round Swiss, G/50;d5 (game in 50 minutes with five second delay);  Affects USCF Regular and Quick ratings. Round Times:  10:35am and following rounds ASAP. Registration: begins at 10am.  Please, bring chess sets, boards, and clocks.Entry Fee: Free!  Newcomers,  who want to learn how to play chess, are welcome!

57th Mid-South Open:  Nov 26-27, 2016
5ss, G120, d/5. Site: Hyatt Place Memphis - Wolfchase Galleria - 7905 Giacosa Place Memphis, Tennessee, USA, 38133.Tel: +1 901 371 0010 (ask for chess hotel rates);  Note Format Change:  Three Sections: Open, U1700, U1200.  $1700 Prizes are based on 35 entries.

Open $400, 250, 150

U1700 $250, 150, 100

U1200 $200, 125, 75.

EF: $50 early by Nov 15, $60 late. MCC Members $50 anytime; Rds 9-2-7; 9-2. Onsite Registration Nov 26: 7:30am-8:45am.  Send mail entries to: MCC, P.O. Box 17864, Memphis,TN 38187.

Free Chess Tournament at the Library!:  December 17, 2016


Proposed or tentative dates for 2017:

Memphis Candidates 2017: January 14-15, 2017(details to be released soon....)









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