Cincinnati Open Quads

The Cincinnati Chess Club will be running quads for entries into the Cincinnati Open on Thurs Feb 9th. You will play in a quad for your section of the Cincinnati Open coming up April 14-16. See official flyer here for the tournament:

A quad is a four-player round robin. You will play 3 games with people in your section.
Time controls will be G/30 d5.
Registration starts at 6:15.
Entry fee is $30 per person.
Prizes are 1 entry for each quad to the 2023 Cincinnati Open - a $115 value.

The 1st 4 players registered for each section will be a quad. There will be more than 1 quad in each section if enough players are present. Please try to register early to guarantee you get a spot. You can register online at or at the site. 1st come 1st serve. Online entries are in front of onsite entries. Online entries can be paid with Visa/Mastercard/Amex/PayPal. Onsite cash only.

Round 1 starts at 7pm Rounds 2 & 3 will be 5 minutes after the last game is finished in your quad.

Sections are as follows.
Fide Expert + Elite. Must be over USCF 1600
Quad 1 will be for players under 2001
Quad 2 will be for players under 1801
Quad 3 will be for players under 1601
Quad 4 will be for players under 1401
Quad 5 will be for players under 1201
Quad 6 will be for players under 1000

For questions email or contact Fred Mastin, tournament organizer, at (714) 305-0027