Tournaments

Unless noted, all games will be played in Vassar College, Rockefeller Hall, rooms 101 and 104 on the lowest level. Plenty of onsite parking available outside of the hall. Register 7:15 – 7:25 PM, games start at 7:30 PM. …USCF Membership required (https://new.uschess.org/home/).

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All club meetings in June, July and August will occur at Marist College, Donnelly Hall 112 (lower level of metallic silver building just north of the football/soccer field).  Current USCF membership required to participate. Games will begin at 7:30 PM each and every week!

Marist College Office of Safety and Security (2017).  Parking Location Map.  Retrieved from http://www.marist.edu/registrar/commencement/parking.html.
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Plexuss (2017).  Donnelly Hall.  Retrieved from https://plexuss.com/college/marist-college

June 12 – Equalized Match Pairings

Format: One game of G60 d10 (regular rated).  EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Players listed by rating and are matched up 1v2, 3v4, 5v6, etc.

June 19 – Equalized Match Pairings

Format: One game of G60 d10 (regular rated).  EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Players listed by rating and are matched up 1v2, 3v4, 5v6, etc.

June 26 – Marist June Blitz

Format: Double Round Robin or Double Swiss, G5 d0 (blitz rated).  EF: $5, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.

July 3 – Independence Day (no meeting)

July 10 – Marist July Quick

Format: 3 round Quad or Swiss, G19 d10 (quick rated) EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Quick rated, regular rating used for pairings only.

July 17 – Equalized Match Pairings

Format: One game of G60 d10 (regular rated).  EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Players listed by rating and are matched up 1v2, 3v4, 5v6, etc.

July 24 – Equalized Match Pairings

Format: One game of G60 d10 (regular rated).  EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Players listed by rating and are matched up 1v2, 3v4, 5v6, etc.

July 31 – Marist July Blitz

Format: Double Round Robin or Double Swiss, G5 d0 (blitz rated).  EF: $5, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.

August 7 – Marist August Quick

Format: 3 round Quad or Swiss, G19 d10 (quick rated) EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Quick rated, regular ratings used for pairings only.

August 14 – Equalized Match Pairings

Format: One game of G60 d10 (regular rated).  EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Players listed by rating and are matched up 1v2, 3v4, 5v6, etc.

August 21 – Equalized Match Pairings

Format: One game of G60 d10 (regular rated).  EF: $1, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.  Players listed by rating and are matched up 1v2, 3v4, 5v6, etc.

August 28 – Marist August Blitz

Format: Double Round Robin or Double Swiss, G5 d0 (blitz rated).  EF: $5, free to all titled Masters, Juniors under 18, Vassar and Marist students.

September 4 – Labor Day (no meeting)

September 11, 18, 25, October 2 – Poughkeepsie Fall Open

Format: 4-SS, G/75 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free. Rds.: 7:30pm each Monday. One bye available rds. 1-3, request at site. Trophies to 1st, u1900, u1500 (min. 4 entrants each).  6 Chadwick GP bonus points available to 1st, top u1900, u1500, u1100 (min. 2 entrants each).

October 9 – Columbus Day Blitz!

Format: 4-DSS, G/5 d0.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Two games each round, one with each color.

October 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13, 20 – Vassar-Chadwick Club Championship

Format: Open to all!  5-SS, G90 d10.  Tiebreak playoff rd. 6 if necessary.  EF: $10, $5 Juniors under 18, Masters free.  Rds. 7:30pm each Monday.  Two byes available rds 1-4, request at site.  Plaque & 12 Chadwick GP bonus points to 1st, Trophies & 6 Chadwick GP bonus points to 2nd, Class A/B/C/D (min. 3 entrants each).

November 20 – Thanksgiving Blitz!

Format: 4-DSS, G/5 d0.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Two games each round, one with each color.

 

November 27

 

December 4

 

December 11

 

December 18

 

December 25 – Merry Christmas! (no meeting)