1st Colonial Open
Fri Apr 19th-Sun Apr 21st OR Sat Apr 20th-Sun Apr 21st
($$5,600 GTD - 50 GPP Enhanced - A VCF Cup Event)
Location: ECTC Dulles (Executive Conference and Training Cente), 22685 Holiday Park Dr, Sterling, VA 20166
NOTE: ECTC DULLES (TOURNAMENT VENUE) IS NOT A HOTEL SITE
Hotel with Negotiated Chess Rate (Holiday Inn Wash-Dulles Airport, 3 mins walk from ECTC): $69/night, 703-471-7411, reserve by 4/5
EARLY DISCOUNTED CHESS RATE EXTENDED UNTIL APR 15TH
Sections: Open, U2100, U1700, U1300 (Open and U2100 are also FIDE Rated and follows FIDE Pairing Rules)
(NOTE: Most recent Supplement that is available (Mar Supplement) will be used for this Tournament)
Open: $1000-500-300-150, U2300/Unr $200
U2100: $800-400- 200, U1900 $200, Unr limit $200.
U1700: $600-300-150, U1500 $150, Unr limit $150
U1300(1-day/Sat ONLY): $300-150-100, U1100 $100, Unr limit $100
Online Early bird $80 by 3/20, $90 by 4/12, $95 by 4/18, $105 later and onsite, $5 service fee for refunds., U1300 EF $20 less
3-day (Rd. 1 G/90;+30, Rds. 2-5 40/90, SD/30;+30): Reg. ends 7pm, Fri 7:30pm, Sat/Sun 10am & 4pm
2-day (Rds. 1-2 G/45;+15inc, Rds. 3-5 40/90,SD/30;+30): Reg ends Sat 9:30am, rds. Sat 10am, 1pm & 4pm, Sun 10am & 4pm.
U1300 Sat ONLY. 5 Rounds G/45 d5 (10am-12pm-2pm- 4pm-6pm)
Byes:All rounds allowed, must commit 1hr before rd. 3 (3pm); limit 1 byes
Mailed Entries: Capital Area Chess Inc, PO Box 223582, Chantilly, VA 20151.
Side Events - 4-round Rapid on Fri at 7:30pm and Blitz 5-SS Double on Sat 9pm, reg. ends 8:45pm