ACC Chess Tournament

posted Jun 26, 2011, 6:55 PM by Amity Chess
Amity Chess Club
Chess Tournament
July 8, 2011
7 PM
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Location: Amity Chess CLub
                St Paul's United Church of Christ
                1312 Old Swede Road, Douglassville PA 19518-8925

Friday July 8, 2011
Games start at 7:00 PM


  • Last day of registration via email: July 7, 2011.
  • On-site registration will end at 6:50pm on the date of the tournament.  Players who have not registered at that time will only be given a half-point bye on the first round.  So, please register early.

Format:  3-round Swiss.  Game/30 (digital clocks must be set to Game/25 with 5-sec delay.)


  • Round 1 will start at 7:00pm.
  • Succeeding games will start 5 minutes after completion of all games in the previous round.
  • Since there are no money and trophy prizes, half-point byes may be taken on any round.  If you have to leave early, you may take a half-point bye on the last round.  If you come in late, you may also take a half-point bye on the rounds that you missed.

USCF Section:

  • Only current USCF members may participate
  • Results will be submitted to USCF for regular and quick chess rating
  • July ratings supplement will be used
Club Section:
  • USCF membership is not required.
  • Your rating from the past tournament will be used.
  • If you have a USCF rating, your USCF rating will be used.

Entry Fees:

  • USCF Tournament:        $0.50 per player
  • Club Tournament:        None

Prizes:  Bragging rights.  No money prizes.  No trophies either.

Prizes:  Bragging rights.  No money prizes.  No trophies either.

If you would like to participate, send an email with the following information:
  •     Name
  •     email address
  •     USCF ID (if you have one)
  •     Which event: USCF, Club-rated Adults, or Club-rated Kids