19-21 or 20-21, 2005
Hotel, Washington, D.C.
ChessCafe Grand Prix
5SS, 40/2, SD/1
(2-day option, rds 1-2 G/75), Wyndham
Washington Hotel, 1400 M St NW at Thomas
Circle, Washington, DC 20005. $$G 20,000.
Sponsored by Internet Chess Club. In 7
$2000-1000-500-300, top U2400/Unr
$1200-600. FIDE rated.
Under 2200 Section:
Under 2000 Section:
Under 1800 Section: $1500-700-400-200.
Under 1600 Section:
Under 1400 Section:
Under 1200 Section:
$800-400-200-100, top Under 1000 $200.
may not win over $100 in U1200, $200 in
U1400, $300 in U1600, $400 in U1800, $600
in U2000, or $800 in U2200.
1 year ICC
membership to top each section
and top 2 seniors over 65 overall;
winners of $50/over ineligible.
Top 5 sections
entry fee: 3-day $103, 2-day
$102 mailed by 8/11, all $101 ONLINE at
chesstour.com by 8/16, $110 phoned to
406-896-2038 by 8/16 (entry only, no
questions), $120 at site.
Under 1200 Sections entry fee: All
checks at site, credit cards OK. Re-entry
$60, not available in Open Section. GMs
free, $100 deducted from prize. Advance
EF $10 less if paid with $49 USCF dues.
disregard any message which states
or "Could Not Send Email."
Once you receive the message "THANK YOU
FOR YOUR ORDER," that
means your order has been processed
(DO NOT re-purchase the same
order again, or you will be charged
SURE TO PRINT OUT YOUR ORDER
CONFIRMATION, showing your order number,
AND BRING IT
WITH YOU TO THE TOURNAMENT.
This is important, because it is
your only proof of payment, SO BE
SURE TO BRING
YOUR ORDER CONFIRMATION TO THE TOURNAMENT!
3-day schedule: Reg.
ends Fri 6:30 pm, rds. Fri 7:30 pm, Sat
11-6, Sun 10-4:15.
2-day schedule: Reg. ends
Sat. 10 am, rds Sat 11-2:30-6, Sun
Half point byes available all
rounds; rds 3-5 must commit before rd 2.
rates: $72-72, 202-429-1700,
reserve by 7/29 or hotel may sell out.
Regular rate at this luxury hotel is
800-331-1600, use AWD D657633, or reserve car
$6/day to 2 am or $12/day overnight;
garage has limited space.
set, board, clock if possible- none
Entry: Continental Chess, Box 249,
Salisbury Mills NY 12577. Advance EF
minus $5 service charge refunded for
withdrawals who give notice at least 1
hour before rd 1, no service charge if
fee applied to future CCA tmts.
Advance entries posted at chesstour.com