1750 Rockville Pike; Rockville, Maryland 20852; United States
Come play in what we believe are the best playing conditions in the US!
|Category||With no room||We provide six nights shared room||We provide six nights single room||Number still available|
|1st 5 non-US GMs, rated over 2500||$750||$400||$100||0|
|1st 7 non-US GMs or IMs , rated over 2400||$500||$200||$200 ($300 Single room Supp.)||3|
|Category||Minimum Prize||Number still available|
|1st 4 US GMs||$300||4|
|1st 7 non-US GM/IM/FM/WGM/WIM/WFM||$275||7|
|1st 7 non-US FIDE rated||$300||7|
FIDE ratings will be used for pairings and prizes. The default time for late arrival is 60 minutes but the Chief Arbiter may make exceptions in case of emergency. There is a limit of 3 1/2 point byes and you must request them two hours before round 2.
GMs, non-US IMs - Free
US IMs and WGMs - $199
FMs - $299
FIDE greater than 2200 - $349
FIDE between 2100 and 2199 - $399
FIDE between 2000 and 2099 - $600
FIDE less than 2000 - $800
$100 discount for all non-US FIDE rated players
$50 discount For US IMs and WGMs, if staying at the Hilton
$50 discount for all players born before 8/12/1967
$25 discount for first time Washington International players
$20 rebate for every new Washington International player you refer. This will be paid after the start of round 1.
All $25 more after 6/12/2017
All $35 more after 7/29/2017
All $45 more after 8/9/2017
All $70 more at-the-door
August 12 (Saturday) - August 15 (Tuesday) 11am and 5:30pm
August 16 (Wednesday) - 11am
|1st Under 2000||$1100|
|2nd Under 2000||$525|
|Top under 1600||$400|
USCF ratings will be used for pairings and prizes in the Expert section. The default time for late arrival is 60 minutes but the Chief Arbiter may make exceptions in case of emergency.
Early Entrance Fee - $249
$50 discount if staying at the Hilton. (minimum 3 night stay and maximum two discounts per room)
$50 discount for all players born before 8/13/1966
$25 discount for all first time Washington International players
$50 more for players rated less than 1800 in the Experts Section
$20 more after 7/30/2016
$30 more after 8/10/2016
$40 more at-the-door
$50 discount for players staying at the hotel
Mail Registrations to:
Maryland Chess Association
c/o Mike Regan
1827 Thornton Ridge Road
Towson, MD 21204
Mailed registrations in the Masters section should include name, FIDE rating, FIDE country.
August 12 (Saturday) - August 15 (Wednesday) 11am and 5:30pm
August 16 (Wednesday) - 11am
Wi-Fi is included with this special rate. Rooms are limited, so make your reservations early. Phone 301-468-1100.
Do not bring electronic devices (cell phones and smart watches) into the playing venue (playing room, halls outside playing room, smoking area, bathrooms, etc) according to FIDE rule 11.3. Players are subject to scanning to test for possession of cell phones. We plan to monitor using both thermal and magnetic scanners. Traffic in various areas will also be video monitored.
Parking is $8/night for overnight guests. It is $5 for day guests. You should validate your ticket at the front desk.