SUMMER ELITE BLITZ

FORMAT

The Charlotte Chess Center Summer Elite Blitz offers 7 rated blitz games and $500 in cash prizes. The event is open to the first 60 players to register, must be rated 1700+.

 

WHEN

June 16

WHERE

Charlotte Chess Center

 10700 Kettering Drive, Unit E

Charlotte, NC 28226

 

REGISTRATION

Players may register ahead of time using the registration link below.

REQUIREMENTS

TIME CONTROL

G/3+2

Each player receives 3 minutes plus a 2 second increment to complete each game. 

 

ROUND TIMES

Round 1 at 6:30pm then rounds ASAP, tournament should end around 8:15pm

 

SECTIONS

1 Open Section

$500 GUARANTEED IN PRIZES

1st Place: $150

2nd Place: $80

3rd Place: $60

4th Place: $50

5th Place: $40

Top U2000: $60

Top U1800: $60

 

ENTRY FEE

Elite Chess Camp Participants: Free Entry 

CCC Members: $20.00

Non-Members: $40.00

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RULES

  • Limited to the first 60 entries. No exceptions.

  • Participants must be rated 1700+

  • US Chess rules apply - updated monthly rating supplement used

  • US Chess Regular ratings used for pairings and prizes

  • Weighted wooden sets, digital clocks provided

  • Accelerated pairings may be used at the director's discretion. 

 

Register Here