WORLD OPEN SENIOR
WORLD OPEN SENIOR
July 6-10 or 8-10, 2016
TROPHIES PLUS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 80 (ENHANCED)

World Open Senior
6 rounds, 40/100, SD/30, d10. Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market St, Philadelphia PA 19107 (see World Open for rates & parking info). Open to all born before 7/10/66.  Option of 5-day or 3-day schedule.

$7000 GUARANTEED PRIZES

 

Place prizes: $1500-800-500-300, clear or tiebreak winner $50.
Top Under 2250/Unr: $700-350.
Top 1850-2049/Unr: $600-300.
Top Under 1850 (no unr): $600-300.
Top Under 1650 (no unr): $400-200.
Top Under 1450 (no unr): $300.

 
Entry fee: $98 online at chessaction.com by 6/27, $105 phoned to 406-896-2038 by 6/25, $120 at site, or online until 2 hours befiore round 1.  GMs free; $80 deducted from prize.


5-day schedule: reg. ends Wed 5 pm, rds. Wed-Sat 6 pm each day, Sun 11 & 4:15.
3-day schedule: reg. ends Fri 10 am, rds. Fri 11 & 6, Sat 11 & 6, Sun 11 & 4:15.
Half point byes OK all rounds, limit 2 byes (limit 1 bye if under 1850), must commit before rd 2.

Special USCF dues:
see World Open.

CCA electronic devices policies    Prizewinner tax info    Foreign player rating info

Room or travel sharing:
Post a request to share on the USCF "All Things Chess" Forum.
If you have trouble posting, email your post to Continental Chess and we will post it for you.

HOTEL ROOMS:

Marriott hotel rooms may be sold out. Backup hotel is the Sonesta, 3/5 mile away at 1800 Market St (18th & Market), also with a $115 chess rate. Reserve your room at the Sonesta by June 28 or rate may increase.

ROOM RESERVATION LINK FOR SONESTA HOTEL

Entry:
chessaction.com or Continental Chess, PO Box 8482, Pelham NY 10803. $15 service charge for refunds. Advance entries posted at chessaction.com (online entries posted instantly).

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