Schedule


WESTCHESTER CHESS CLUB
 
Fall 2017

The program is subject to adjustments, depending on attendance.

  • CLUB HOURS: Doors open Thursday at 7:30pm and must close at 11:00pm. If you come in on a Thursday and the outside door is still locked, please call Alan Kuras, 914-310-2122 or Andre Morawski, 917-583-3766. We both have door keys.
  • ALL TOURNAMENTS
    • All tournaments are USCF rated. 
    • The program is subject to adjustments, depending on attendance.
    • Events begin at 8:00pm, ALL CLOCKS MUST START no later than 8:05 pm!
    • To express interest in a tournament, please email Alan Kuras & cc Andre Morawski
  • CLUB MEMBERSHIP & FEES:
    • WCC membership yearly dues - Adult: $40, Student: $20.
    • Tournament entry fees - WCC members: free, Non-members: $15.
  • MAKE-UP GAMES: Those unable to play a round of a Tournament must notify opponent & TD Alan Kuras (please carbon-copy Andre Morawski & Polly Wright) no later than Wednesday at noon prior to that round's game, else be forfeited. Such games must be completed on or before the closest scheduled make-up Thursday. If TD will not receive results of the made up game by Tuesday before the next Championship Thursday, 6:00 pm, the game will be scored as an unrated forfeit.
  • REQUESTED BYEs: during a Tournament, a player will be allowed to take one bye. Notify TD a week in advance. No Bye’s in Championship.
  • CLOCK NOTES: Those using a digital clock, set the time given plus 5 second delay. Those using an analog clock, add 5 min 
    • Digital clocks: +5-second delay, i.e. G40 becomes G40+5sec/move
    • Analog clocks: 5 minutes added, i.e. G40 becomes G45  
  • FOOD & DRINK: At the request of the church, absolutely NO food or drink other than water is allowed in the building. The church graciously allows us to use their meeting room. Please leave the area clean and orderly as you found it. Thank you!


24 Aug.

Quick Quads, G20+5”, standard Quad pairing, Rounds One, Two & Three


31 Aug.

Quick Quads, G20+5”, same opponents as on 24 August but reversed colors, Rounds One, Two & Three


7 Sep.

Open, friendly games


14 Sep.

Fall Swiss G80+5", First Round 


21 Sep.

Fall Swiss G80+5", Second Round 


28 Sep.

Fall Swiss G80+5", Third Round


5 Oct.

Open, make-up games, friendly games


12 Oct.

Lecture/simul – Michael Knatz


19 Oct.

Quads G80+5", First Round


26 Oct.

Quads G80+5", Second Round


2 Nov.

Quads G80+5", Third Round


9 Nov.

Open, make-up games, friendly gamesv


16 Nov.

Quick quads – all rounds one night G20+5"


23 Nov.

Thanksgiving, club closed.


30 Nov.

Fall-Winter Swiss G80+5", First Round


7 Dec.

Fall-Winter Swiss G80+5", Second Round


14 Dec.

Fall-Winter Swiss G80+5", Third Round


21 Dec.

Fall-Winter Swiss G80+5", Fourth Round


28 Dec.

Open, make-up games, friendly games


                     WINTER SCHEDULE: To be announced and posted.



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