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23rd ANNUAL “BORIS KOGAN MEMORIAL”

  • March 22, 2019
  • March 24, 2019
  • Interactive College of Technology, 5227 New Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341

*This is not a GCA event.GCA membership not required. Please contact the organizer to register for this event.*


 

23rd ANNUAL “BORIS KOGAN MEMORIAL”


March 22 - 24 or 23 – 24, 2019


Interactive College of Technology, 5227 New Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341


$5000 (based on 100 entries) -- $3000 guaranteed!


5 Rounds “Swiss System” in Three Sections:


CHAMPIONSHIP (FIDE-rated) Section: (Open to USCF or FIDE-rated 1900 and above)


1st - $1000


2nd - $500; 3rd - $300; 1st Under 2100 - $275, $125


 


AMATEUR Section: (Open to USCF-rated 1400 thru 1899 and Unrated)


1st - $600


2nd - $400; 3rd - $250; 1st Under 1700 - $225


 


RESERVE Section: (Open to USCF-rated Under 1400 and Unrated)


1st - $500


2nd - $350; 3rd - $250; 1st Under 1200 - $225


 


(The “USCF Ratings Supplement” used to determine a player's “official published rating” for competition will be the same as the month in which the tournament begins)


 


Entry Fee: $74 (3-day), $73 (2-day) if rec’d by 21-MAR; $79 at site. (W)GMs and (W)IMs Free. ($60 deducted from cash prizes won). Unrated: $35.  Re-entry: $40 (not available in Championship Section).


3-day schedule: Reg. ends FRI 7:00pm; Rds. FRI 7:30pm; SAT 2:30pm, 7:30pm; SUN 10am, 3:30pm.


2-day schedule: Reg. ends SAT 10am; Rds. 10:30am, then merges with 3-day schedule.


 


Time controls: Championship – “40/90, SD/30, d10” – All other sections – “G/120, d5”


All sections -- Two-day Schedule, Rd. 1 “G/90, d5” – (SAT 10:30am round is not “FIDE-rated”)


 


FIDE-Only: Rule 6.7a. “A player who arrives at the board more than 30 min. late shall lose the game.”


 


½ Pt. Byes: Available any round (limit two) -- must request before Round One (no changes afterwards).


Players Must Bring Sets, Boards, and Clocks – None Are Supplied By The Tournament Promoters.


Entries and Information: americanchesspromotions.com or (478) 973 – 9389

PHONE CALLS ONLY after 21-MAR --No e-mails or TEXT messages, please.


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