Blitz/Bughouse time! Come to Clatskanie
in search of a pot 'o' gold... or perhaps a golden
trophy or two.
SCHEDULE: Blitz Check in at 11
Bughouse Check in at
AWARDS: Generous trophies awarded to 25% of all entrants. Prizes awarded for both Blitz & Bughouse tournaments. Good sportsmanship award. We will also have something special for chess players who did their best and learned a lot! No one goes home empty handed.
Or take I-5 to the
FORMAT: DoubleFive round Swiss. Time Control: G/5 You will play 2 games with each opponent you're paired with, one as white and one as black. Pairings set by computer. Blitz and Bughouse rules, based on those used at USCF Scholastic Nationals. (This event is for fun, not ratings.) Players without clocks run the risk of not being able to play. Bughouse players can come without a partner and make a new friend on the day of the tournament. This tournament is open to all ages and playing abilities... age 5-adult! Blitz/Bughouse Rules
SECTIONS: Blitz: Sections will be determined based on ratings and number of entries.
Bughouse: Sections will be determined based on a combined rating and number of entries.
$10 for both events (Bughouse & Blitz),$5 for one event (Bughouse or Blitz) if postmarked 5 days prior to tournament date, or at the door $20 for both events, $10 for one event. Make checks payable to the Clatskanie Chess Club.
· To register via email: Send name, address, phone & team name for bughouse and USCF/WSRS Rating to firstname.lastname@example.org
register or pay via regular mail (postmarked 5 days prior to tournament
date): Kate Taylor,
· To register or pay online Blitz-BughouseTournament Registration
MISC: Playground and video room.
Beverages, fruit, sub sandwiches & junk food! (After the tournament, we'll meet at Fultano's Pizza... one of Clatskanie's best kept secrets!)
BRING: Please bring your clocks.
QUESTIONS: Contact Kate Taylor 503-728-3754 or email@example.com
Visit our website for more information! http://clatskaniechessclub.tripod.com