Visitors are welcome and are encouraged to come. Please stop by for casual chess and a bit of socializing. A volunteer is always available to answer any questions you may have about Portland Chess Club and our activities.
|Entry Fee:||$50, $45 if received by October 29th|
This USCF-rated two-day tournament is a 5-round Swiss with 5 sections. All players must play within their class, as follows:
Class A: U2000
Class B: U1800
Class C: U1600
Prizes in each class:
1st: $200, 2nd: $100, 3rd: $50 (based on 10 entries in that class)
Site: Lloyd Center DoubleTree Hotel
1000 NE Multnomah, Portland, OR 97232. Free parking!
Time control: Rounds 1-3 40/90, SD 30, 5-second delay; rounds 4-5 40/120, SD60, 5-second delay
Round times: Saturday 10 AM, 2:15 PM, 6:30 PM; Sunday 10 AM, 4:15 PM
Registration: Saturday 9:00 AM-9:45 AM.
One half-point bye allowed if requested before Round 1. Official November ratings will be used.
Oregon Championship Qualifier Event! The top Oregon finisher in the Master/Expert section is automatically seeded into the 2015 Oregon Closed Championship.
USCF & OCF/WCF/ICA memberships required. OSA. NW Grand Prix. Classes may be combined if fewer than 8 players in a section.
Players from outside of Pacific NW with membership in their states’ federations are accepted.