2020 US G/10 - G/30 - G/60 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

The 2020 US G/10, G/30, G/60 Championship will take place December 18-20, 2020 in Charlotte, NC.

The tournament features a $8,000 guaranteed prize fund, 50 Grand Prix points, and the official titles of National G/10, G/30, and G/60 Champion.

CANCELLED

Charlotte, NC

$8,000 Total Guaranteed Prize Fund

US Chess National Tournament

50 Combined Grand Prix Points

Where:

Hilton University Place 

8629 JM Keynes Drive

Charlotte, NC 28262

(704) 547-7444

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$109 per night Single or Double - FREE Internet, FREE Parking

$10 Discount on Total Entry Fee if Staying at Sponsor Hotel (up to two discounts per room)

 

When:

CANCELLED

G/10 Championship

Friday, December 18, 2020

Number of Rounds:

6 Rounds

Sections:

1 Open Section

Time Control:

G/10; delay 0
 

Prizes:

$1,000 Guaranteed

$300 + Plaque and National G/10 Title - $200 - $100

Top Under 2100: $100

Top Under 1800: $100

Top Under 1500: $100

Top Under 1200/Unr: $100

10 Grand Prix Points

Round Times:

1st Round at 7:30pm, Rounds 2-6 ASAP

Entry Fee:

$30.00 before December 15; $40 After

GM/IM/WGM Entry Free ($30 deducted from prize)

 

G/30 Championship

Saturday, December 19, 2020

Number of Rounds:

5 Rounds

Sections:

Championship

Under 1800

Under 1400/Unrated

Time Control:

G/30; delay 5
 

Prizes:

$3,000 Guaranteed

Championship Section

$600 + Plaque and National G/30 Title - $300 - $200

Top Under 2000: $100​

20 Grand Prix Points

Under 1800 Section

$500 - $250 - $150

Top Under 1600: $100

Under 1400 Section

$400 - $200 - $100

Top Under 1200: $100

Under 800 (Scholastic Only Section)

Top 8 Trophies

Round Times:

10:00am - 11:30am - 1:30pm - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Entry Fee (All Sections Except Scholastic):

$60.00 before December 15; $75 After

GM/IM/WGM Entry Free ($50 deducted from prize)

($10 Combined Discount if Registering for both G/30 + G/60)

Scholastic Entry Fee:

$30.00

G/60 Championship

Sunday, December 20, 2020

Number of Rounds:

4 Rounds

Sections:

Championship

Under 1700

Under 1300/Unrated

Time Control:

G/60; delay 5
 

Prizes:

$4,000 Guaranteed

Championship Section

$700 + Plaque and National G/60 Title - $400 - $200

Top Under 2100: $100​

20 Grand Prix Points

Under 1900 Section

$500 - $250 - $150

Top Under 1750: $100

Under 1600 Section

$400 - $200 - $100

Top Under 1450: $100

Under 1300 Section

$400 - $200 - $100

Top Under 1100: $100

Round Times:

10:00am - 12:30pm - 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Entry Fee:

$60.00 before December 15; $75 After

GM/IM/WGM Entry Free ($50 deducted from prize)

($10 Combined Discount if Registering for both G/30 + G/60)

Special Notes

$10 Discount on total entry fee if registering for both G/30 and G/60 events

$10 Discount on total entry fee if staying at sponsored hotel

Players are not committed to playing all events

Chess Sets Provided; Please Bring Clocks

Up to 2 (1/2) point Byes Allowed in Any Tournament - Request before Round 2

Rated players may play up if within 100 points of section cut off, unrated players must play in lowest section.

USCF Rules Apply; December 2020 US Chess Supplement Will Be Used

National Title: In the event of a tie. Players will be considered co-champions

For Plaque: Computer Tie-Breaks will be Used

Cell Phone Penalty: 1.) 10 Minute Time Penalty 2.) Forfeit of Round

2020 by Charlotte Chess Center & Scholastic Academy Inc.