Monday, Aug 14 we begin a new tournament at the club, the 2017 Late Summer Swiss. After the conclusion of our Club Championship last week we are back to our normal format of five rounds in three sections: Open, Under 1600 and Under 1000.
If you would like to sign up for this event, email us at ThousandOaksChess@att.net
Click here to view the flyer or see below for complete event information.
Especially make sure to take a look at the schedule, since it is kind of funky for this event. This event will run until Oct 2.
We hope you can join us!
2017 T.O.C.C. Late Summer Swiss
5-SS G/60 d5 (5 round Swiss-System; time control is 60 minutes plus a 5 sec delay)
One round is played most Monday evenings, beginning Aug 14 and running until Oct 2. There are three weeks that are off — See schedule below.
Tournament will take place in 3 sections: Open, U1600 and U1000. (Exact rating ranges subject to change depending on registrants. May merge into 2 sections depending on turnout).
Entry Fee: $25
• Registration: Aug 14, 2017 6:00 pm at the club, or any time prior. Advance registration preferred!
• Round 1: Aug 14, 6:30 pm.
• NO ROUND Aug 21 – Open play only
• Round 2: Aug 28, 6:30 pm.
• CLUB CLOSED Sept 4 – Labor Day
• Round 3: Sept 11, 6:30 pm.
• NO ROUND Sept 18 – Open play only
• Round 4: Sept 25, 6:30 pm.
• Round 5: Oct 2, 6:30 pm.
This is a USCF rated tournament. In order to play, you must be a current member of the United States Chess Federation. You can sign up online or with us at the club.
2 half-point byes available. Rounds 1-4 must be requested by 3:00 pm the Monday night of the round. The final round, Rd. 5, must be requested before the start of Rd. 3 (Sept 11). Byes requested later than the specified times will be zero points instead of half-points. If you cannot make it for a round, PLEASE let us know ASAP so you aren’t paired and end up forfeiting your game!!
Please bring your own chess sets and clocks! These supplies and more are available at the club for purchase.
The Thousand Oaks Chess Club is located at the Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Rd, Thousand Oaks, CA.
To register, contact Cindy Lynne at ThousandOaksChess@att.net or 805 990-0136
For more information about the club and to view up-to-date standings and projected pairings from this event, visit our website.