San Antonio City Championship

Location: Hornbeak Building, San Antonio

Dates: July 13-14, 2019

Registration: Rego for sa city chess championship!

Description:

This is a rated chess tournament open to all chess players in San Antonio and surrounding areas. Kids should consider instead joining the San Antonio Junior Championship, held at the same location on the same day. Only Bexar County resident can earn the title of San Antonio City Champion. (Residents from other counties eligible for other prizes.)

  • 3 sections with class prizes. $3600 in prizes (based on 100 entries, 50% guaranteed).
  • Time controls:
    • Rounds 1 & 2: G/75;d5
    • Rounds 3, 4, & 5: G/90+30.
  • Round times:
    • Registration at 9:00-9:45am if not done online.
    • Rounds 1, 2, & 3 on July 13 at 10:00am, 2:00pm, and 6:00pm.
    • Rounds 4 & 5 on July 14 at 9:00am and 2:00pm.
  • 1/2 point Bye available for any round if notified before Round 2 is paired.
  • Entry fee: $50 if received by July 1st, $65 after. $75 for same day registration and may have to take 1st Round Bye.

Sections and Prizes:

  • 3 sections with class prizes. $3600 in prizes (based on 100 entries, 50% guaranteed).
  • Championship (Open)
    • $600-$300-$150. Top Bexar County resident wins the title of San Antonio City Champion.
    • Master: $200-$100
    • Expert: $200-$100
    • Class A: $200-$100
  • Reserve (U1800)
    • $400-$250-150
    • Class C: $150-$75
    • Class D: $150-$75
  • Novice (U1200 & Unrated)
    • $200-$125-$75