Hosted by Tallahassee Chess Club
May 24-26 or 25-26, 2013
$500 Guaranteed First Place
All other prizes 70% guaranteed
Register online at: http://RLF2013.eventbrite.com
View/Print the 2013 R.L. Froemke Memorial / Tallahassee Open Flyer (PDF format)
Format & Schedule:
- 1 Section: Open
- 5 Round Swiss
- Delay clocks preferred (Bronstein delay or Fischer add acceptable)
- 3-day and 2-day options
- This is a USCF-rated tournament. Bring your own chess set and clock.
- No smoking, No computers, Wheelchair Access
- 3-day: $71, 2-day: $70
- $10 advance entry discount, additional $5 discount for Tallahassee Chess Club members.
- Free entry to any player rated 2200+ USCF/ FIDE (higher of the two ratings used; must pre-register for free entry).
- $25 Re-entry available.
- Mailed entries must be postmarked by May 17th.
- Online registration ends at 10 PM, May 23rd.
- Online: http://RLF2013.eventbrite.com
- Onsite: Friday 6-6:30pm, Saturday 8-8:30am
- 7 pm (1st round for 3-day option)
- 9 am (1st round for 2-day option),
- 2 pm (2nd round; 3-day +2-day merge)
- 7 pm (3rd round)
- 9 am (4th round)
- 2 pm (5th and final round)
Prizes (based on 25 paid entries):
- $500-250-125 U1600:$200-100-50
- Top prize of $500 is 100% guaranteed
- All other prizes 70% guaranteed
- More entries will result in higher prizes
- Only one prize per player
- Limit one ½ point bye any round, must notify TD before start of round 2
Direct questions to Chief TD:
- Steven Cullifer
Please visit our website at http://tallahasseechess.com for complete tournament information
All Players must have proof of their USCF membership.
New/renewal of USCF memberships will be available at the tournament, but you should arrive early to fill out the paperwork (bring some form of identification). You may also join/renew your USCF membership online at www.uschess.org before the tournament.