Oct
8
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/15 & Blitz

G/15 with 5 second increment is held weekly except the last Saturday of the month when the format changes to rated Blitz at G/5 with 3 second increment.  Quick chess tournaments are not held when conflicting with other local/state adult tournaments.  

Location:  the Basement of the Salt Lake Community College Library (Off Redwood Rd at ~4500 S)

When the college is closed we move to University of Utah Student Union Cafeteria

Time:  1:30-4:30pm (Please arrive early for registration)

Entry Fee:  $5

Send paid entries/advance registration to:
Grant Hodson, 5856 W. Cilma Dr, West Valley City, UT 84128 (granthodson@comcast.net)

Prizes:  Section winners normally receive $20-$40 depending on the number of players, after subtracting for rating fees and any free entries.  Ties for 1st place, of course, split the money.  (This tournament is essentially non-profit.)

Consolation:  Anyone losing all four games is entitled to free entry the following week.  Please get signed slip from Grant noting date of free entry, to avoid any potential dispute.

*Participation in this tournament requires current USCF membership.  New and renewed annual memberships may be purchased at USChess.org

Oct
15
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/15 & Blitz

G/15 with 5 second increment is held weekly except the last Saturday of the month when the format changes to rated Blitz at G/5 with 3 second increment.  Quick chess tournaments are not held when conflicting with other local/state adult tournaments.  

Location:  the Basement of the Salt Lake Community College Library (Off Redwood Rd at ~4500 S)

When the college is closed we move to University of Utah Student Union Cafeteria

Time:  1:30-4:30pm (Please arrive early for registration)

Entry Fee:  $5

Send paid entries/advance registration to:
Grant Hodson, 5856 W. Cilma Dr, West Valley City, UT 84128 (granthodson@comcast.net)

Prizes:  Section winners normally receive $20-$40 depending on the number of players, after subtracting for rating fees and any free entries.  Ties for 1st place, of course, split the money.  (This tournament is essentially non-profit.)

Consolation:  Anyone losing all four games is entitled to free entry the following week.  Please get signed slip from Grant noting date of free entry, to avoid any potential dispute.

*Participation in this tournament requires current USCF membership.  New and renewed annual memberships may be purchased at USChess.org

Oct
22
Sat
2022 Utah Open 10-22/23-2022 @ University of Utah - WEB Building
Oct 22 – Oct 23 all-day
Utah Open Scholastic K-6 10-22-2022 @ University of Utah - WEB Building
Oct 22 all-day
Oct
29
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/15 & Blitz

G/15 with 5 second increment is held weekly except the last Saturday of the month when the format changes to rated Blitz at G/5 with 3 second increment.  Quick chess tournaments are not held when conflicting with other local/state adult tournaments.  

Location:  the Basement of the Salt Lake Community College Library (Off Redwood Rd at ~4500 S)

When the college is closed we move to University of Utah Student Union Cafeteria

Time:  1:30-4:30pm (Please arrive early for registration)

Entry Fee:  $5

Send paid entries/advance registration to:
Grant Hodson, 5856 W. Cilma Dr, West Valley City, UT 84128 (granthodson@comcast.net)

Prizes:  Section winners normally receive $20-$40 depending on the number of players, after subtracting for rating fees and any free entries.  Ties for 1st place, of course, split the money.  (This tournament is essentially non-profit.)

Consolation:  Anyone losing all four games is entitled to free entry the following week.  Please get signed slip from Grant noting date of free entry, to avoid any potential dispute.

*Participation in this tournament requires current USCF membership.  New and renewed annual memberships may be purchased at USChess.org

Nov
5
Sat
PowerChess November Tournament 11-05-2022 @ Copperview Recreation Center
Nov 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Nov 5 @ 1:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/15 & Blitz

G/15 with 5 second increment is held weekly except the last Saturday of the month when the format changes to rated Blitz at G/5 with 3 second increment.  Quick chess tournaments are not held when conflicting with other local/state adult tournaments.  

Location:  the Basement of the Salt Lake Community College Library (Off Redwood Rd at ~4500 S)

When the college is closed we move to University of Utah Student Union Cafeteria

Time:  1:30-4:30pm (Please arrive early for registration)

Entry Fee:  $5

Send paid entries/advance registration to:
Grant Hodson, 5856 W. Cilma Dr, West Valley City, UT 84128 (granthodson@comcast.net)

Prizes:  Section winners normally receive $20-$40 depending on the number of players, after subtracting for rating fees and any free entries.  Ties for 1st place, of course, split the money.  (This tournament is essentially non-profit.)

Consolation:  Anyone losing all four games is entitled to free entry the following week.  Please get signed slip from Grant noting date of free entry, to avoid any potential dispute.

*Participation in this tournament requires current USCF membership.  New and renewed annual memberships may be purchased at USChess.org

Nov
12
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/15 & Blitz

G/15 with 5 second increment is held weekly except the last Saturday of the month when the format changes to rated Blitz at G/5 with 3 second increment.  Quick chess tournaments are not held when conflicting with other local/state adult tournaments.  

Location:  the Basement of the Salt Lake Community College Library (Off Redwood Rd at ~4500 S)

When the college is closed we move to University of Utah Student Union Cafeteria

Time:  1:30-4:30pm (Please arrive early for registration)

Entry Fee:  $5

Send paid entries/advance registration to:
Grant Hodson, 5856 W. Cilma Dr, West Valley City, UT 84128 (granthodson@comcast.net)

Prizes:  Section winners normally receive $20-$40 depending on the number of players, after subtracting for rating fees and any free entries.  Ties for 1st place, of course, split the money.  (This tournament is essentially non-profit.)

Consolation:  Anyone losing all four games is entitled to free entry the following week.  Please get signed slip from Grant noting date of free entry, to avoid any potential dispute.

*Participation in this tournament requires current USCF membership.  New and renewed annual memberships may be purchased at USChess.org

Nov
18
Fri
2022 Utah State Championship (Utah Closed) 11/18~11/20
Nov 18 – Nov 20 all-day

More information to come

Nov
26
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/15 & Blitz

G/15 with 5 second increment is held weekly except the last Saturday of the month when the format changes to rated Blitz at G/5 with 3 second increment.  Quick chess tournaments are not held when conflicting with other local/state adult tournaments.  

Location:  the Basement of the Salt Lake Community College Library (Off Redwood Rd at ~4500 S)

When the college is closed we move to University of Utah Student Union Cafeteria

Time:  1:30-4:30pm (Please arrive early for registration)

Entry Fee:  $5

Send paid entries/advance registration to:
Grant Hodson, 5856 W. Cilma Dr, West Valley City, UT 84128 (granthodson@comcast.net)

Prizes:  Section winners normally receive $20-$40 depending on the number of players, after subtracting for rating fees and any free entries.  Ties for 1st place, of course, split the money.  (This tournament is essentially non-profit.)

Consolation:  Anyone losing all four games is entitled to free entry the following week.  Please get signed slip from Grant noting date of free entry, to avoid any potential dispute.

*Participation in this tournament requires current USCF membership.  New and renewed annual memberships may be purchased at USChess.org