Event Schedule

Unless noted, all games will be played in Vassar College, Rockefeller Hall, rooms 101 on the lowest level. Plenty of onsite parking available outside of the hall. Register 7:00 – 7:25 PM, games start at 7:30 PM for most tournaments. …USCF Membership required (https://new.uschess.org/home/).

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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/3+2 or d2.  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 Nov. 20 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 & 10 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/3+2 or d2.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Two games each round, one with each color.

 

November 27 – Vassar-Chadwick Quads

Format: 3-RR, G25 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7:30-8:40-9:50.  8 Chadwick GP bonus points 1st each quad, 2nd 4 bonus GP points.  Lowest section may be converted to 3-SS.

 

December 4 – Vassar-Chadwick Quads

Format: 3-RR, G25 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7:30-8:40-9:50.  8 Chadwick GP bonus points 1st each quad, 2nd 4 bonus GP points.  Lowest section may be converted to 3-SS.

 

December 11 – 4 Games @ Poughkeepsie Tonite! (7pm)

Format: 4-SS, G20 d10.  EF: $5, Masters and Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7-8:05-9:10-10:15.  1 bye available for round 1 or 4.  Chadwick GP bonus points prizes: 1st, u1900, u1500, u1100 6 (min. 2 entrants each).

 

December 18 – Vassar-Chadwick Quads

Format: 3-RR, G25 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7:30-8:40-9:50.  8 Chadwick GP bonus points 1st each quad, 2nd 4 bonus GP points.  Lowest section may be converted to 3-SS.

 

December 25 – Merry Christmas! (no meeting)

January 1 – Happy New Year! (no meeting)

January 8 – 4 Games @ Poughkeepsie Tonite! (7pm)

Format: 4-SS, G20 d10.  EF: $5, Masters and Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7-8:05-9:10-10:15.  1 bye available for round 1 or 4.  Chadwick GP bonus points prizes: 1st, u1900, u1500, u1100 6 (min. 2 entrants each).

January 15 – MLK Blitz

Format: 4-DSS, G/3+2 or d2.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Two games each round, one with each color.

 

January 22 – Vassar-Chadwick Quads

Format: 3-RR, G25 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7:30-8:40-9:50.  8 Chadwick GP bonus points 1st each quad, 2nd 4 bonus GP points.  Lowest section may be converted to 3-SS.

 

January 29 – Vassar-Chadwick Quads

Format: 3-RR, G25 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7:30-8:40-9:50.  8 Chadwick GP bonus points 1st each quad, 2nd 4 bonus GP points.  Lowest section may be converted to 3-SS.

 

February 5 – Vassar-Chadwick Quads

Format: 3-RR, G25 d10.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7:30-8:40-9:50.  8 Chadwick GP bonus points 1st each quad, 2nd 4 bonus GP points.  Lowest section may be converted to 3-SS.

 

February 12 – 4 Games @ Poughkeepsie Tonite! (7pm)

Format: 4-SS, G20 d10.  EF: $5, Masters and Juniors under 18 free.  Rds. 7-8:05-9:10-10:15.  1 bye available for round 1 or 4.  Chadwick GP bonus points prizes: 1st, u1900, u1500, u1100 6 (min. 2 entrants each).

 

February 19 – Presidents’ Blitz

Format: 4-DSS, G/3+2 or d2.  EF: $5, Masters & Juniors under 18 free.  Two games each round, one with each color.

 

February 26, March 5, 12, 19, 26 – Dutchess County Championship

Format: 5-SS, G90 d10.  EF: $10, $5 Juniors under 18, Masters free.  Rds. 730pm each Monday.  Two byes available rounds 1-4, request at site.  Plaque and 8 Chadwick GP bonus points to 1st, Trophies and 6 GP bonus points each to 2nd, Class A/B/C/D (minimum 3 entrants each).