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2016 Georgia Senior Open

  • October 15, 2016
  • 10:00 AM
  • October 16, 2016
  • 3:00 PM
  • Hampton Inn and Suites, 16785 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30004

2016 Georgia Senior Open

October 15-16 2016 

*Hosted by the Georgia Chess Club* 

(must be an active USCF member born on or before 10/15/66)


Hampton Inn and Suites

16785 Morris Road

Alpharetta Georgia, 30004

Phone Number – (678) 393-0990

Special Hotel Rate: $64 per night

Date: October 15th and 16th

Entry Fee:  $65.00 online or by check by 10/14; $5.00 more for onsite registration.

Georgia Chess Club

410 Peachtree Parkway Suite 4245

Cumming Georgia, 30041 – Phone (770) 844-9204


Time Control: G/90; increment 30 sec.

Rounds:  4SS - Saturday; 12:00PM & 5:00PM - Sunday; 10:00PM & 3:00PM (may use accelerated pairings at tournament directors discretion)

Sections: – Open and Under 1600

Prize Fund: $2,000 b/50

Open Section:

1st  Place - $600

2nd Place - $400

3rd Place = $200

Under 1800 - $150                                                                        

U1600 Section:

1st  Place - $300

2nd Place - $200

Under 1400 - $150

*Silver Bar of Excellence Awards (Custom Engraved .999 pure Silver Bars):

  • ·         2016 Georgia Senior State Champion (must be a Georgia Resident)

  • ·         Top Senior (non-Georgia Resident)

  • ·         Top Senior over the age of 65

Georgia Chess Club Tournaments:

The Georgia Chess Club (GCC) holds more rated tournaments in the State of Georgia than any other Affiliate of the United States Chess Federation. The GCC currently has tournament sites in the Atlanta Metro Area, with locations in Alpharetta, Cumming and Johns Creek. We pride ourselves on having our events in a venue that is quite and comfortable for both players and spectators.

2016 Georgia Senior Open - Alpharetta Tournament Venue 

The photo below is the spectator and skittles area of the tournament in Alpharetta. Enjoy free WIFI, coffee or hot chocolate while you review games or simply watch TV on one of the large flat panel TV’s at this venue.  The Georgian Room, quiet and conducive for playing, serves as our tournament hall.  It can comfortably accommodate up to 80 players.  We host our weekly “Friday Knight Face Off” tournaments at this location in addition to other special events such as the 2016 Georgia Senior Open!  

Register online: www.GeorgiaChess.Club



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