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2017 Delaware State Open Championship

A State Championship Event

20 Grand Prix Points

Mar 11 – 12, 2017

Online Registration Here

Delaware State Open Championship

Newark, DE

Hilton Wilmington/Christiana Hotel, 100 Continental Dr., Newark, DE 19713 (off I-95).
Ask for special price to reserve room for the chess tournament. 302-454-1500. 6-SS Open, 5-SS U1600, G/90 d5.

Open: $600, $300, $150, U2200 $150, U2000 $150, U1800 $150, $ prizes b/40

U1600: $400, $240, $140, U1400 $140, U1200 $140, U1000 $140. $ prizes b/40

Special DE Resident Prizes: Delaware State Champion = Trophy + Free EF to next year’s event, Top Delaware Junior = Trophy, Delaware Women’s State Champion = Trophy + Free EF to next year’s event – may be in Open or U1600 section).

Reg.: Advanced Reg online Here.
By Mail: Delaware Chess Association, 2400 N. Broom St., Apt. 203, Wilmington, DE 19802.
Call 302-893-9519 for info.
On Site: 8am – 9am.

EF: Free entry to GM’s and IM’s ($50 deducted from prizes). $65 by 3/07. On site: $70.

Rds.: Sat.10, 2, 6.
Sun.9, 1, (5, open only).

Half point Byes: 2 available.

$ prizes b/40 in each section.

Email: .

The information shown above is based on information in US Chess records prior to publication of the TLA in Chess Life (or Chess Life Kids.)
As such, the information shown above is subject to change and any URLS may not yet be activated or may refer to other events.
Please check the TLA in Chess Life (or Chess Life Kids) for any corrections, updates or other changes.
In special cases, changes that are made after the publication of Chess Life may be found on the Tournament Listings by State page.
Sponsoring Affiliate: T6007774, DELAWARE CHESS ASSOCIATION.

Tell the TD you heard about this event via TLA Mail or saw it on the US chess website. TLA ID: 17718

2017 Delaware State Open Championship

A State Championship Event

20 Grand Prix Points

Mar 11 – 12, 2017

Online Registration Here

Delaware State Open Championship

Newark, DE

Hilton Wilmington/Christiana Hotel, 100 Continental Dr., Newark, DE 19713 (off I-95).
Ask for special price to reserve room for the chess tournament. 302-454-1500. 6-SS Open, 5-SS U1600, G/90 d5.

Open: $600, $300, $150, U2200 $150, U2000 $150, U1800 $150, $ prizes b/40

U1600: $400, $240, $140, U1400 $140, U1200 $140, U1000 $140. $ prizes b/40

Special DE Resident Prizes: Delaware State Champion = Trophy + Free EF to next year’s event, Top Delaware Junior = Trophy, Delaware Women’s State Champion = Trophy + Free EF to next year’s event – may be in Open or U1600 section).

Reg.: Advanced Reg online Here.
By Mail: Delaware Chess Association, 2400 N. Broom St., Apt. 203, Wilmington, DE 19802.
Call 302-893-9519 for info.
On Site: 8am – 9am.

EF: Free entry to GM’s and IM’s ($50 deducted from prizes). $65 by 3/07. On site: $70.

Rds.: Sat.10, 2, 6.
Sun.9, 1, (5, open only).

Half point Byes: 2 available.

$ prizes b/40 in each section.

Email: .

The information shown above is based on information in US Chess records prior to publication of the TLA in Chess Life (or Chess Life Kids.)
As such, the information shown above is subject to change and any URLS may not yet be activated or may refer to other events.
Please check the TLA in Chess Life (or Chess Life Kids) for any corrections, updates or other changes.
In special cases, changes that are made after the publication of Chess Life may be found on the Tournament Listings by State page.
Sponsoring Affiliate: T6007774, DELAWARE CHESS ASSOCIATION.

Tell the TD you heard about this event via TLA Mail or saw it on the US chess website. TLA ID: 17718

2015 Delaware State Open Chess Championship – March 7 & 8

When:

March 7 & 8, 2015

Where:

Hilton Wilmington/Christiana Hotel

100 Continental Dr., Newark, DE 19713  [Map It]

Format:

5 round Swiss

Time Control (all sections): G/90/d5 all rounds.

Round Times:

Saturday: 10:00 AM, 2:30 PM, 6:30 PM

Sunday: 10:00 AM, 3:00 PM

Byes:

Limit 1 half point bye.

Must commit before start of round 2.

Byes irrevocable.

No round 5 byes.

Entry Fee(Open)

GMs & IMs: Free ($50 from prize)

before 2/21/2014:   $60

after 2/21/2015:   $70

Entry Fee (Reserve)

before 2/15/2014: $55

afterwards: $65

Registration:

Online, by mail or Saturday 8:00 – 9:00am

Requirements:

USCF Membership required.

DCA membership required ($10 adult, $5 under 18)

other states chess membership accepted (bring proof).

Prizes:

Open (based on 50 paid entries)

1st 2nd 3rd U2200* U2000* U1800*
$600 $300 $150 $150 $150 $150
Trophy given to top Delaware Resident!

 

Under 1600 (based on 30 paid entries)

1st 2nd 3rd U1400* U1200* U1000*
$200 $120 $70 $70 $70 Trophy
Trophy given to top Delaware Resident!

For more info:

Bill Trueman

at 302-893-9519

or email Bill @

Checks

Make checks payable to David Power.

Mail to :   David Power, 7005 Pleasant Court, Wilmington, DE 19802

Registration Form

Complete Online Registration Form or Print & complete form.

and mail with check to :

David Power – 7005 Pleasant Court, Wilmington, DE 19802

DSOCC: Bouzoukis vs Serres

February 2014 Newsletter

We at DSCA, Delaware State Chess Association, are looking forward to a new year of improved communications, tournaments and sponsored events. See all that has happened so far!

DSCA Open Chess Championship will be held on Feb 22 & 23. We expect a record turnout and many GMs & IMs from the east coast. Don’t miss it.
DelawareChess.org is DSCA website is being updated every week! Check it out!
DSCA is helping chess clubs in and around Delaware by offering a webpage on its site. for more information.
We will be featuring more Matches of Interest and Daily Puzzles for anyone interested.
We are looking for contributors if anyone is interested. Send your request to !
Brandywine Chess Club is going strong. I stopped by this last Friday and played a couple of matches. Check them out!
Any ideas for chess in the Delaware Area? Send them to me and we’ll try to help make it happen.

January 2014 Newsletter

Delaware State Chess Association (DelawareChess.orghas updated it’s website and contact information. The long promised newsletters and informational emails will start going out this year.

We are using the eMail list collected when you joined the DSCA. If you do not wish to be on the list, there is an unsubscribe/manage eMail preferences at the bottom of this eMail. We certainly hope you stay with us and follow the chess scene in Delaware and the surrounding area.

New Events Coming Up

  • The Delaware State Open Chess Championship will be held Feb 22 & 23. See the page on our website by clicking here.
  • We have links to the local chess clubs, as well as puzzles, games, suggested tactics and tutors.
  • We are looking for some sponsors for the Delaware State Open Chess Championship, so if you know anyone, please email me.

Hope this year is a good year of chess for you.

Matt Little

Webmaster, Delaware State Chess Association