2020 San Antonio City Championship
August 29 - August 30
Description: This is a USCF rated swiss chess tournament open to all chess players in San Antonio and surrounding areas. There will be 5 rounds in total. The tournament will be a two-day event on August 29th and August 30th. Players who are participating in the open section and currently residing in Bexar county are only eligible for the title of San Antonio City Chess Champion. 1/2 point bye available for any round if notified before Round 2 is paired. No last round byes.
• Registration at 9:00-9:45am if not done online.
• Rounds 1, 2, & 3 starts promptly on August 29th at 10:00am, 2:00pm, and 6:00pm.
• Rounds 4 & 5 starts promptly on August 30th at 9:00am and 2:00pm.
• Rounds 1 & 2: G/75;d5
• Rounds 3, 4, & 5: G/90+30 sec.
Entry fee: $40 if received by August 24th, and $50 after. Use coupon code @SACC2020-Early-Bird-Special for $10 off on your entry fee. Usable until the end of August 8th. $60 for on-site registration and may have to take 1st round bye.
Sections and Prizes:
*50% guaranteed in prizes based on 30 entries. 50% guaranteed payout.
Two sections with class prizes.
• $200-$100-$50. Top Bexar County resident wins the title of San Antonio City Chess Champion.
• Top Expert: $50
• Top Class A: $50
• Top Class C: $50
• Top Class D: $50