July 26-28 or 27-28, 2013
At Wyndham Orlando Resort- popular site with low room rates!
Top 4 sections entry fee: $105 online at chessaction.com by 7/24, $110 phoned to 406-896-2038 by 7/24 (entry only, no questions), 3-day $108, 2-day $107 mailed by 7/17, all $120 (no checks, credit cards OK) at site, or online until 2 hours before game. Credit card entries not accepted by mail. GMs free; $100 deducted from prize.
Under 1200 section entry fee: All $50 less than above.
All sections: Special 1 year USCF dues with paper magazine if paid with entry. online at chessaction.com, Adult $30, Young Adult $20, Scholastic $15. Mailed, phoned or paid at site, Adult $40, Young Adult $30, Scholastic $20. Re-entry $60; not available in Open Section.
3-day schedule: Reg ends
Fri 6 pm, rounds Fri 7 pm, Sat 12 pm & 6 pm, Sun 10 am & 3:30 pm.
2-day schedule: Reg ends Sat 9 am, rounds Sat 10 am, 2 pm & 6 pm, Sun 10 am & 3:30 pm.
All: Half point byes OK all, limit 2, Open must commit before rd 2, others before rd 3.
Hotel rates: $75-75
(no resort fee), 1-800-421-8001,
407-351-2420; reserve by 7/12 or rate may increase.
Room sharing: If you want to share a room to save money, see or post this on the CCA FORUM, or email us at DirectorAtChess.US and ask us to post for you.
Car rental: Avis, 800-331-1600, AWD D657633, or reserve car online through chesstour.com.
Bring set, board, clock
if possible- none supplied.
Ratings: July official USCF rating list used, but unofficial ratings at uschess.org are usually used for players who would otherwise be unrated. Foreign player rating info.
Entry: chessaction.com or Continental Chess, Box 8482, Pelham NY 10803. $15 service charge for refunds. Questions: www.chesstour.com, www.chesstour.info, DirectorAtChess.US, 347-201-2269. Advance entries posted at chessaction.com (online entries posted instantly).