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2010 Texas Primary School Chess Championships

February 20-21, 2010. Blitz on February 19th.

Sheraton Dallas

400 Olive Street, Dallas TX 75201.  map

Hotel Rates are $105 with up to 4 in a room. Call 888-627-8191 or 214-922-8000 and Mention Texas Chess Association to get rate. Reserve by 2/4/10 or rate may go up (traditionally the Adams Mark would just keep taking reservations. I am not sure what the Sheraton Dallas will do).  Note that Sheraton Dallas is running low on Double/Doubles.  If you get a single please reserve a roll a way bed. Note that Double/Double may become available Monday 2/1/10.  Also rooms for Sunday 2/21/10 are becoming scarce.

5 round Swiss System (No Elimination). Time Control is G/90 with 30 sec inc.

Entry Fee is $49 by 2/11 else $69, do not mail entries after 2/14.

Open to any College Student or Team.

Click for SW Collegiate Online Registration

Click Here for printable registration form. (Requires Acrobat Reader)

 

Round Times
Registration: Fri 7 pm - 9,  Sat 7 - 7:45 am. Saturday registrants may receive a 1st round 1/2 point bye.
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5
Sat 9 am Sat 1:30 pm Sat 6 pm Sun 9 am Sun 1:45 pm
All rounds are game/90 with 30 second Increment

 

Prizes
Place $$$ Trophies
1st $500 Top 10 individual

Top 5 teams.

2nd $250
3rd $125
U2000 $150
U1600 $150
U1200 (unrated eligible for this prize) $150

 

Side Events: Open Blitz on Friday 2/19 at 8 pm, $15. 

Info: Barbara Swafford, 214.632.9000

Make Checks payable to  Dallas Chess Club. One check can be made for multiple Players.

Send entries to  Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley TX 76036

Entries must include name, USCF ID or new/pending (include a copy of the receipt), rating, USCF expiration date & school. All incomplete registrations will be charged the late EF , additionally there will be a $5 per player surcharge on registration received without payment, these players could possibly not be paired for round 1 and not be paired until payment is received. Refunds will be given only up to 2/17 with a $10 surcharge for withdrawing, after 2/17 there will be no refunds. There will be no substitution of team members. There will be a $10 change fee for changes after 2/17. USCF membership is required. Proof of membership is required or player must join/renew their memberships. No registration/changes/or withdrawals after 2/17/10. After that date you must make changes at site (Dallas Sheraton).

Submitting team entries on a spreadsheet is encouraged.

 

Official TLA for the event:

Feb. 20-21   Texas Southwest Collegiate Championships

(Note: not a GP event as published in Jan. CL) 5-SS, G/90 with 30 sec inc. Sheraton Dallas (Formerly Adams Mark), 400 North Olive Street, Dallas, TX 75201. HR: $105-$105-$105-$105, 888-627-8191, Mention Texas Chess Association to get Hotel Chess Rate. One night hotel deposit may be required. Open to any college student or team. Top 4 count for team score. USCF membership required. EF: $49 by 2/11/10, $69 thereafter. Don't mail after 2/14, entry may not be received. Online/Credit Card registration link at www.swchess.com Note that active.com charges a small fee. Reg.: Fri 7-9 pm, Sat 7-7:45am. Saturday registrants may receive a 1st rd. 1/2 pt. bye. One 1/2 pt. bye allowed if requested by end of rd. 2. Rds.: Sat 9-1:30-6, Sun 9-1:45. $$ $500-$250-$125, 1st U2000 $150, 1st U1600 $150, 1st U1200 $150, Unrated eligible for U1200 prize. Plaques to top 10 Individuals, Plaques to top 5 Teams. Open Blitz Tourney: Open, Fri 2/19, 8:00 pm, $10, $$ Plaques to Top 5 individual. Ent: Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley, TX 76036. (Make Checks payable to Dallas Chess Club. One check can be sent for multiple players.) Entries must include name, USCF ID or new/pending (include a copy of the receipt), rating, USCF expiration date & school. All incomplete registrations will be charged the late EF, additionally there will be a $5 per player surcharge on registration received without payment, these players could possibly not be paired for round 1 and not be paired until payment is received. Refunds will be given only up to 2/17 with a $10 surcharge for withdrawing, after 2/17 there will be no refunds. There will be no substitution of team members. There will be a $10 change fee for changes after 2/17. There will be a $5 surcharge per player for phone registrations. USCF membership is required. Proof of membership is required or player must join/renew their memberships. No registration/ changes/or withdrawals after 2/17/10. After that date you must make changes at site (Sheraton Dallas North). February Supplement will be used. Chess In Education Conference for coaches, teachers and administrators, contact Russell.Harwood@utb.edu for more info. Tournament Info: Barbara Swafford, 214.632.9000 please do not call after 2/17, info@dallaschess.com. Website: www.swchess.com. NS. NC. W. FIDE. WCL JGP.