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2020 Tennessee Online Championship Series Begins!

When:
Thursday, May 21, 2020, 7:00 PM until 9:30 PM
Where:
Category:
Nearby Tournaments
Registration is not Required
SEND QUESTIONS TO: NASHVILLECHESS@GMAIL.COM 


Here is a schedule of our Live Stream events and a new online cash tournament in the week ahead:
Tuesday, May 19th (12:00 PM Central Standard Time) - Titled Tuesday with Coach Todd -https://www.twitch.tv/musiccitymaster
Wednesday, May 20th (6:30 PM CST) - Aaron Caveny Chess Lesson with Coach Todd -https://www.twitch.tv/mzungu94
Thursday, May 21st (7:00 PM CST) - 2020 Tennessee Online Championship Series Begins -https://www.chess.com/club/tennessee-chess-association-members-only



2020 TENNESSEE ONLINE CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP   

MONTHLY SERIES

 

Thursday, May 21st

 7:00 PM Central Standard Time

 

9-Round USCF Online Rated 

Blitz (5 minutes with 0 increment)

in the LiveChess server on chess.com

 

Entry Fee: $30 through PayPal (NashvilleChess@gmail.com) – PAY ENTRY AHEAD OF TIME – we will go in to the event and delete any players not paid in advance at 6:45 pm the night of the event.  Registration opens 1-hour before the event.

 

Free to Titled Players (GM, IM, FM, NM, WGM, WIM, WFM)

 

PRIZE FUND (100% OF ENTRIES RETURNED – THE NASHVILLE CHESS CENTER WILL BE SPONSORING THIS EVENT BY PAYING THE RATING FEE):

1ST – 35%    2ND  - 25%

Top in each (we will adjust the prizes here slightly up and down to make round totals):

U/2000 – 16%    U/1400 – 14%    U/1000 – 10%

Example – with 10-paid entries, the prize fund would look like this - $300 Total

1st - $105    2nd - $75    U/2000 - $50    U/1400 - $40    U/1000 - $30

 

TENNESSEE CHESS ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP AND USCF MEMBERSHIP ARE BOTH REQUIRED – Must be current member to be accepted into the CHESS.COM club – “Tennessee Chess Association – Members Only” https://www.chess.com/club/tennessee-chess-association-members-only  PURCHASE TCA MEMBERSHIP HERE http://tnchess.us/?page_id=170 PURCHASE USCF MEMBERSHIP HERE  

https://new.uschess.org/join-uschess/

(PLEASE DO THESE STEPS 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE – if you wait until the last moment, go online to purchase your membership, then want to be added to the group, which is the only way to join the event – you most likely will have to wait until the next event – this is not an automated system – volunteer members of the organization must manually process and approve)

 

**Chess.com Anti-Cheating Software in Use – If your account is detected by their software as cheating, they will only show the evidence to me to confirm and then your account will be deleted and permanently banned from their server and you will no longer be allowed to compete in the online series – no refund for entry will be received

 

Chief TD - Todd Andrews  nashvillechess@gmail.com