Wednesday, January 26, 2011

4th annual Lubbock Open

TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY, Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE), the Susan Polgar Foundation and the Knight Raiders present

4th Annual Lubbock Open Chess Championship
Saturday, February 19, 2011
A 4 Round Swiss System Tournament (Game/30)

Event Site: Science Spectrum 2579 S. Loop 289, Lubbock, TX

Contact Info: 806-742-7742 E-mail:

Description of Tournament: A USCF rated Individual Championship

Games are played in one section. There is a total of 30 minutes maximum per player per game.

On-site registration and check in 9am-10:00am. All players must check in by 10:15am.

Round schedule:

1 10:30 AM
2 11:45 AM
3 1:15 PM
4 2:30 PM

Entry Fees: $20 received by 1/24; $25 received by 2/14, or on site $30. TTU and K-12 students $5 off. A valid USCF membership required. It can be obtained at or onsite on 2/19 until 10am.

Prizes: Cash prizes: $100 (plus trophy)-$75-$50, Top U-1600, Top U-1200, Top U1000/Unrated $40 each. All cash prizes are based on a minimum of 20 paid entries. Prize giving ceremony will be held shortly after the end of the last game which is around 4:00pm.

Chess boards and sets will be provided. Bring a chess clock if you have one.

Please register send Entry Blank and Fees to Susan Polgar Foundation send to: 6923 Indiana Avenue #154 Lubbock, TX 79413. Additional information on

Entry Form: Please PRINT all information and make check/money order to Susan Polgar Foundation
Name: _____________________ Phone: (___) ________School________­­­­­­­­­­­______
Address: ___________________________ City/State: _________ Zip:________
Email: ____________________________ DOB: __________Section__________
USCF Rating (if any) ___USCF ID#:______ Amount Enclosed (No cash, please) $____
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