The Cincinnati Chess Club will be running quads for entries into the 2022 Cincinnati Open Thursday, Feb 17. You will play in a quad for your section of the 2022 Cincinnati Open coming up Apr 1st-3rd.
See official flyer here. https://www.chesscincinnati.com/wp-content/uploads/2022-Cinci-Open-Flyer.pdf
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.
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 cincinnatichessclub.com 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 (see below!). Or if onsite, cash only.
Round 1 starts at 7pm Rounds 2 & 3 will be 5 minutes after the last game is finished in your quad.
Prizes are 1 entry to the 2022 Cincinnati Open per quad. Each entry is a $115 value.
Sections are as follows:
- Championship section. Only for those rated over 1700.
- Under 2100 quad
- Under 1700 quad
- Under 1300 quad
To register for the quads online, click the dropdown to pick which section you want, then click the Buy Now button:
Ties in a quad will be decided by computer tiebreak (Solkoff variation).
The Cincinnati Chess Club meets on Thursdays in the Francis Healy Community Center
7640 Plainfield Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236.
For questions email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Fred Mastin tournament
organizer at 714 305-0027. Good luck!