Our Next Chess Tournaments will be on  August 17, 2019

OPEN (rated) and BLITZ (unrated)(after the Open)

 Future Tournaments (Saturdays);   9/21; 10/19; 11/16 

 Please add these dates to your Calendar

LOCATION: Saint Petersburg Chess Club, 540 4th Avenue North. Saint Petersburg, FL  33701 (and is located in between Mirror Lake and the Coliseum, next to the Sunshine Center.) We are in Google Maps!

Registration: 10:00-11:00 a.m. We recommend preregistering.
Entry Fee: $25.00   USCF membership is required; and may be acquired on site.
Rounds: Four Rounds-First starts at approx. 11:00 a.m. Bring your clock!
Time ControlGame 45 min. for each player with analog clocks (G40; d5 digital)
PRIZESOpen SectionMoney based on 20 entries: $110-70-55.  U1700 -$50; U1200-$50.
Scholastic Section:        Cash prizes like Open section.

UNRATED BLITZ TOURNAMENT - 6:00 pm to about 7:30 pm

ENTRY FEE – $10
TIME CONTROL – 5 min. (Sudden Death)
ROUNDS – 5
PRIZES: MONEY BASED ON 30 ENTRIES:
1ST PLACE-$100
2ND PLACE-$70
3RD PLACE -$40

 Every tournament, we will have a raffle between players after the second round. The winner (three winners) can choose between many chess items, such as a Chess T-shirt, Chess set combo, mouse pads, chess mugs, hats, key chain flash lights, chess calendars all with chess signatures on them and/or discounts for future tournaments.

2.     IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to space limitation, please reserve ahead of time to guarantee your spot by sending an email to timotey_gospodinov@yahoo.com or call (727) 776-5583 after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays for more questions.
Website & Facebook group:  Visit our new website- chessclubjoy.webs.com   for more info, pre-registration and prepay. Join Facebook group- https://www.facebook.com/groups/385692191510406/
The Discounts:
1. Bring a Friend who has never played before at the St.Petersburg Chess Club ( SPCC ) and you will pay $5 less for the current tournament.
2. If you are a member of the SPCC, you always pay $5 less for the entry fee (Membership card required) .
3. If you pay in advance for 4 tournaments in a row, your fifth will be free plus you will receive a gift from the SPCC.
4. For groups of players (5 or more), everyone pays $5 less.
5. Any coach who bring at least 4 students will play at our tournament for free.

SEE YOU THERE!!  Please, Bring your Clocks!