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Thursday 21March 2019
Tandem Tournament
7640 Plainfield Rd, Deer Park, OH
Tandem - Play with a partner and take turns making moves! Partners provided.
Thursday 7:30 pm.
Game in 15 minutes, no delay.
Entry fee: $10 per team
Saturday 23March 2019
Cincy Tornado
Game Swap
1065 Reading Road, Mason OH
4 Round Swiss, Game in 60 with 5 second delay
Registration at site $30, cash or check

Open Section
1st - $150, 2nd $75
Master bounty prize: Biggest upset against top rated master pays $50 for a win, $25 for a draw. If top rated master delivers a perfect 4.0, then he or she receives $50 for a job well done.
Open to all: Unrateds, first timers, players playing up.

Under 1600 Section
1st - $150, 2nd - $75
This is a great section for beginners and unrated players.

Registration 11:30-11:55am
Round times 12pm, 2:15pm, 4:45pm, 7:00pm
Thursday 28March 2019
Cincinnati Open Blitz
7640 Plainfield Rd, Deer Park, OH
The Cincinnati Chess Club is proud to host the Cincinnati Open Warm-Up Blitz tournament.
Win your entry into the Cincinnati Open!

Thursday March 28th. Registration 6:30-7:15pm. Round 1 starts at 7:30pm. One section. 6 double round Swiss format. 2 games with each opponent. Game in 5 minutes.

Enter at site. $20 cash or check only. Deer Park Community Center (the club's usual Thursday meeting place).

1st place is a free entry to the Cincinnati Open. A $120.00 value. 2nd place $50.

1st place under 1700 is a free entry to the Cincinnati Open. A $120.00 value. 2nd place under 1700 $50.

1st place under 1300 $50.

1st place prizes are guaranteed. Other prizes based on 20 players. Not rated, but USCF regular ratings will be used for pairing purposes.

If you're already pre-entered into the Cincinnati Open and you win 1st place, your entry fee for the Cincinnati Open will be refunded. In case of a tie, a 5-minute to 4-minute blitz playoff will be held with Black having 4 minutes & draw odds. A coin toss will decide colors.

Friday 29 - Sunday 31March 2019
Cincinnati Open
Hilton Garden Inn, Blue Ash, OH
55th Annual Cincinnati Open