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The time control changed to 4 minutes plus 2 second increment. Digital clocks preferred.
Location: 57 Post Street, San Francisco (Montgomery BART)
This tournament is UNRATED. (Membership in USCF not required)
The prizes are guaranteed due to the generosity of the Schutt Family.
PRIZES: $750 total (guaranteed)
1st place: $300
2nd place: $200
3rd place: $100
4th place: $75
5th place: $50
6th place: $25
Every player wins a book prize from Ray's library.
The Schutt family puts on a tremendous spread of food and drink each year. Even if you don't play please come and enjoy the atmosphere as we pay respect
FORMAT: Five double-round Swiss
TIME CONTROL: 4 minutes per player per game plus 2 second time delay from move one.
REGISTRATION: 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. on May 6
There will be no registration in advance. Register on-site on May 6th. The tournament will be held between roughly 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. The entire event will last between 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Refreshments will be available during the event. There will be an informal awards ceremony immediately following the tournament.