Oct
27
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Oct 27 @ 1:00 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

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 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.

Nov
2
Fri
Utah Closed 11-2 ~11-4-2018 @ WEB University of Utah
Nov 2 – Nov 4 all-day

3 days tournament. The eligibility requirements are basically that you either were rated over 1800 at some point during the year or that you scored at least 3 points in the open section of the Utah Open.

Nov
3
Sat
South Salt Lake Annual Scholastic Tournament 11-3-2018 @ South Salt Lake Rec Center
Nov 3 all-day
Utah Amateur 11-3-2018 @ WEB University of Utah
Nov 3 all-day

University of Utah WEB, 4-round Swiss – TWO Sections: (U1800): G/70 d/5, (U1400): G/45 d/5

Nov
10
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Nov 10 @ 1:00 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

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 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.

Nov
17
Sat
Stewart Open Elementary 11-17-2018 @ Stewart Elementary
Nov 17 all-day
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Nov 17 @ 1:00 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

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 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.

Nov
24
Sat
SLCC – Saturday Afternoon Chess @ Salt Lake Community College Library
Nov 24 @ 1:00 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

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 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.

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

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 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.

Dec
15
Sat
Freedom Prep Scholastic Tournament 12-15-2018 @ Freedom Prep Secondary School
Dec 15 all-day

More details coming.