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Madison Area Chess Club

Weekly Wednesdays @ 6:30pm

Summer Wednesday Night Marathon July 10th-August 14th

1. Dates & Location

  • Six Wednesdays in July & August: 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/7, 8/14.

  • Location: Growth Chess Center 974 W Main Street Sun Prairie, WI 53590

2. Tournament Format:

  • Tournament Format: individual Swiss

  • Total Rounds: 6 (1 round each Wednesday night)

  • Round Times: Wednesdays at 6:30PM

  • Time Control: G/75+5  (Game in 75 minutes with 5-second delay on each move.)

  • 2 Sections: U1200 & 1200+ (Play up fee required if 1000-1199 to play in 1200+)

3. Byes

  • Byes are available for players in any rounds in case they can't participate that evening, but would like to stay in the tournament.

  • A maximum of two half-point byes can be requested in this tournament.

  • Round 1-4 byes must be requested prior to the pairing of the round. Pairings usually are posted shortly after noon on Tuesday, the day before the round.

  • Round 5-6 byes must be requested before start of Round 3. Round 6 bye is irrevocable to prevent possible prize-fund manipulations.

  • Late registrations will receive a half-point bye for any missed round, up to a total of three rounds.

4. Prizes -- $1200 based on 60 paid entries

  • 1200+ 1st place $325, 2nd place $225, 3rd place $175, Top U1600 $100

  • U1200 1st place $175, 2nd place $125, 3rd place $75

  • Biggest Upset $50 guaranteed

 

5. Prize Fund --  $1200 based on 60 paid entries

  • Please allow a week for processing prize checks.

  • Per IRS rules anyone with a cumulative $600+ prizes in any calendar year will need to fill out a W9 and Growth Chess will be providing a 1099 form.

  • Max Capacity: 60

 

6. Registration

  • 1200+ Registration: $60

  • Play-up Fee: $20 additional fee, only for players between 1000-1199 wishing to play in the 1200+

  • U1200 Registration: $50

  • $5 admin fee for all cancellations & refunds.

  • Click here to register: https://www.kingregistration.com/event/S24WNM

​Round 2 Summer Wednesday Night Marathon Pairings
Pairings are subject to change*

Rd    Bd                      White                                                            Black
02    101.    xxx    Seghers, Evan C (1.0,2143)    xxx    Hayer, Gopal Singh (1.0,1510)
02    102.    xxx    Murphy, Robert Lee (1.0,1912)    xxx    Cordell, Sheryl R (1.0,nnnn)
02    103.    xxx    Harsha, Ishaan (0.0,1466)    xxx    Saenz, Andres (0.0,1209)
02    104.    xxx    Cordell, Montgomery (0.0,nnnn)    xxx    Harsha, Disha R (0.0,472)
02        0.5    Zhou, Shirui (0.0,1176)    BYE    REQUESTED
02        0.5    Ducharme, Luke James (0.0,368)    BYE    REQUESTED
02        0.5    Schley, Andrew Thomas (1.0,1848)    BYE    REQUESTED
02        0.5    Markowski, Jason Michael (1.0,2008)    BYE    REQUESTED

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