We are excited to announce the 2017 TOCC Kutasov Memorial BLITZ will take place Mon, Mar 20! This event will consist of 5 Double-rounds of G/5 (that means you play two 5-min games each against 5 opponents, for a total of 10 blitz games) and feature $CASH PRIZES!!$ 75% of the money that we take in as entries goes back to the players, guaranteed!! Blitz rated!
If you plan on playing, sign up in advance by emailing ThousandOaksChess@att.net
On-site registration begins at 6:00 pm and closes at 6:20. The first round will begin at 6:30 pm.
See below for complete information (including breakdown of prizes) or check out the flyer here!
This is a special event that we hold about 3 times a year, and is separate from the main tournament. This is in lieu of the main tournament so no regular round will take place that week.
We hope you can come join us!
2017 T.O.C.C. Kutasov Memorial BLITZ!
Come join us for some exciting, fast-paced fun!
Mar 20, 2017 in our regular tournament room. Registration begins at 6:00 pm that Monday night and will close at 6:20. Or preferably, sign up in advance!
Round 1 will begin at 6:30 pm.
G/5 5 rds Dbl-SS USCF Blitz rated
Each player has 5 minutes for the entire game with no delay. 5 round Double Swiss-System; you play 2 games each against 5 opponents, one as white and one as black for a total of 10 games. Tournament will affect only your USCF Blitz rating, NOT your standard or quick rating.
Entry Fee: $15 (cash only)
Single section with class prizes awarded. One bye available for the first round. Blitz rated but higher of Blitz or Standard rating used for pairings and prizes. Must be a current USCF member to participate. Recommended for players rated 900 and above. Please bring your own sets and clocks.
75% of entries awarded as cash prizes, guaranteed!!!!
1st Place: $55
2nd Place: $40
3rd Place: $30
Class Prizes — Best U1800, Best U1600, Best U1400, and Best U1200: $25 each
Prizes based on 20 paid entries; raised or lowered in proportion depending on the number of entries. There must be at least 3 players eligible for each prize for that prize to be awarded.
The Thousand Oaks Chess Club is located at the Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Rd, Thousand Oaks, CA
For more information or to sign up in advance, email us at ThousandOaksChess@att.net