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Frederick Chess Club G/45 Open
Saturday 16 March 2019, 12:00pm - 06:30pm
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Contact Chase Watters

Frederick Chess Club G/45 Open (Monthly)

When: Saturday, 12:00-8:00pm; Schedule: Reg. ends 11:55 am; Rounds 12:00-2:00-4:30-6:30.  REPEATS 3RD SATURDAY of every month.

What: 4SS, G/45-d5, One section open to all adults. US Chess regular rating used for pairings and prizes.

Where: Elks Lodge; 289 Willowdale Drive; Frederick, MD 21702

Results affect Quick and Regular rating. First prize wins $50 based on minimum of 8. Entry fee: $15, $10 for FCC members.  

What to bring: chess sets and clocks if you have them, as well as scoresheets. We can provide a limited amount of equipment.

Join the group and/or RSVP at

Other details: This is an official US Chess sanctioned event. It will be conducted in accordance with the current US Chess rules as promulgated in U. S. Chess Federation’s Official Rules of Chess, 6th Edition. 

Note that the use of cell phones in any manner in the playing room is prohibited. Make sure your cell phone is in the silent mode (not vibrate) or turned off while in the playing room. Rule 20N1 refers.

No food or drink is permitted in the playing room while rounds are in progress. (Water bottle is ok.)

We'll likely take a 10-15 minute break between rounds at the halfway point after round 2.

Please make an effort to start games on time and report results to the tournament director promptly, as this will help maintain the schedule.

In the event of a dispute during play, STOP YOUR CLOCK IMMEDIATELY and get the event's TD to resolve the situation.

Contact Chase Watters at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have additional questions. 

Location Elks Lodge; 289 Willowdale Drive; Frederick, MD 21702