Aug
8
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Aug 8 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

“Starting time for the Quick tournament at SLCC this Summer is changed to 12:30 because the library is now closing at 4 pm on Saturdays.  Also, no one under the age of 16 is to participate at this time, for safety considerations at the request of the director of the library.”

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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:  12:30-4:00pm

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 three 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.

Aug
15
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Aug 15 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

“Starting time for the Quick tournament at SLCC this Summer is changed to 12:30 because the library is now closing at 4 pm on Saturdays.  Also, no one under the age of 16 is to participate at this time, for safety considerations at the request of the director of the library.”

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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:  12:30-4:00pm

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 three 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.

Aug
22
Sat
6th Annual Salt Lake Open 8-22-2020 @ Boondocks
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Aug
29
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Aug 29 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

“Starting time for the Quick tournament at SLCC this Summer is changed to 12:30 because the library is now closing at 4 pm on Saturdays.  Also, no one under the age of 16 is to participate at this time, for safety considerations at the request of the director of the library.”

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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:  12:30-4:00pm

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 three 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.

Sep
5
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Sep 5 @ 1:30 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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 three 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.

Sep
12
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Sep 12 @ 1:30 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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 three 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.

Sep
19
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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 three 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.

Sep
26
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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 three 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.

Oct
3
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Oct 3 @ 1:30 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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 three 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.

Oct
10
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Oct 10 @ 1:30 pm

Quick Chess

Game/25 & Blitz

G/25 with 4 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:  Top Floor 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 three 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.