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Championship Chess 5th Thursday Throwdown

  • February 21, 2013
  • 6:30 PM
  • Church of Decatur Heights, 735 Sycamore Drive, Decatur, GA 30030
*this is not a GCA tournament.  please contact Championship Chess to register for this event*

Championship Chess 5th Thursday Throwdown
Guaranteed $140 in Prizes

Rated, 3SS, G/30/d5, with one half-point bye accepted for any round selected before the start of play..

In 2 Sections: Premier and Under 1600. Must have a rating of at least 1500 to play up in the Premier section.

Any unrated player may play in the Under 1600. All players must have a current USCF membership.

Entry Fee: $10 if paid by Tuesday Feb 19th or pay $12 onsite Pay online @ with your credit card listing player’s name, section, bye if wanted, and USCF ID#, and current rating if ever a member.

Start at 6:30 – or take a half point bye in round #1
When: Thursday February 21st start at 6:30pm – most young players take a bye in round #3 as that round could end at 9:30

Register on site by 6pm and play round #1, after 6pm and you probably will get a bye in round #1.
Free Entry to players joining the US Chess Federation for the 1st time or joining after an absence of 2 years or more.

Guaranteed cash prizes with more based on additional entries
Guaranteed Prize$ Premier - 1st $30, 2nd $20, U-1900 $20
Guaranteed Prize$ Under 1600 - 1st $25, 2nd $15, U-1300 $15, U-1000/New Unrated $15

Call Tim Brookshear (770-633-6718) or email chess@champions​ if you have questions.

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