Upcoming Events

Turkey Shoot

November 18-19, 2017

Side Event: Meet a chess grandmaster. GM Richard Bitoon of the Philippines, GM Wesley So’s former trainer, is holding a simultaneous exhibition Friday before the tournament at Complete Chess at 6391 De Zavala Rd. Ste. 113, San Antonio, TX 78249. He will give a presentation about GM So to the participants. Please visit the Complete Chess website, their FB page, or call (210) 393-3056 to register. $25 to play. The simul starts at 4:30 PM. ***

Please register for the Turkey Shoot here: https://goo.gl/forms/7xcOHlQIFbbvKPus2

You can see the pre-registered players for the Turkey Shoot here: https://goo.gl/VX7iYZ

US Chess Junior Grand Prix!

NOV. 18-19   2017 Turkey Shoot

US CHESS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 10

Hornbeak Bldg., 3rd Flr. 4450 Medical Dr., San Antonio, TX 78229.

  • 5 round Open tournament
  • Rd. 1 G/60 + 5s,
  • Rds. 2-5 G/90 + 30s.
  • $ 2,725 in prizes based on 80 full entries, 2/3 guaranteed.
  •  Prizes:
    • Overall 1st: $450
    • Overall 2nd: $225
    • Overall 3rd: $125
    • 1st U2200: $250
    • 2nd U2200: $125,
    • 1st U2000: $200
    • 2nd U2000: $100,
    • 1st U1800: $250:
    • 2nd U1800: $125
    • 1st U1600: $200
    • 2nd U1600: $100,
    • 1st U1400: $250
    • 2nd U1400: $125
    • 1st U1200: $100
    • 2nd U1200: $50,
    • 1st U1000 or Unrated: $50.
  • Entry fee:
    • $50 if received by 11/16/17, $55 after and at site.
    • Option play for 1/2 prizes:  Entree fee: $25 by 11/16/17, $30 after and at site.
    • $5 discount to club members and veterans/active duty military paying full entry.
  • Unrated players eligible for top prizes and U1000/unr only.
  • GMs/IMs free entry to be deducted from winnings.
  • USCF rated, current membership required, November 2017 rating supplement used to determine section and prize eligibility.
  • Please bring set and clock.
  • On-site Registration: 8:30-9:30
  • Round times:
    • Day 1
      • 10:00 AM
      • 1:00 PM
      • 6:00 PM
    • Day 2
      • 10 AM
      • 3 PM.
  • One 1/2 pt bye can requested before end of Rd. 2.
  • Swap and shop used books, equip.: 8:30-9:30 AM.
  • Entries: PayPal sanantoniochessclub@gmail.com or mail to:
  • SACC, PO Box 690576, San Antonio, TX 78269-0576.
  • Contact info: Email: louisrimpel2@gmail.com Phone: (210) 384-4797.