(May 18-19, Pocatello, ID)
Two Sections: Open and Reserve (under 1400).
Format: 5 Round Swiss System.
Time Controls: Game/120 (plus 5 second delay).
Site: Idaho State University (ISU) Pond Student Union (Bldg 14), Salmon River Suites (3rd Floor), 1065 S. 8th Ave, Pocatello, Idaho.
Entry Fee: $30 by May 15, 2013. ($25 under 18 years old or 60 years old and over). Special Family Rate of $60. ALL $5 more after May 15, 2013 and at door.
Current USCF Membership is required, available at site or online at www.uschess.org
Registration: Check-in and Registration 7:30-8:30am, May 18, 2013. Those not paid and checked in by 8:30 a.m. may not be paired in first round.
Round Times: Saturday: 9:00am - 2:00pm - 7:00pm; Sunday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
½ point bye maximum 1, Rounds 1-4 only. Must commit by end of Round 2. 0-point bye available for round 5.
Prizes: Based on 30 (Note: for this calculation, Special Family Rate entries count as 2 players): Open Section Prizes: $175, 85, 65; Reserve Section Prizes: $75, 50, 35.
Entries/Hotel Rates/Information: ICA c/o Jay Simonson, 391 Carol Ave., Idaho Falls, ID 83401, 208-206-7667. E-mail: email@example.com
Make all checks payable to Idaho Chess Association.
No smoking, no computers, wheelchair access.