May 2020 Tri-Level, G/40 d5 CANCELLED

May 16, 2020




4SS G/40 + 5 sec. delay. USCF Dual Rated

Guest master: TBA

Three Sections
Section Gold: 1700 and over
Section Silver: 1200 - 1699
Section Bronze: Under 1200 and Unrated

1600 - 1699 may play up to Gold.
1100 - 1199 may play up to Silver.
Published USCF Regular Rating determines eligibility.
Unrated players will be placed up at TD discretion.

Junior players (under fourteen years) rated 900+ are welcome. Sorry, but we do not accept junior players rated under 900. Must be accompanied by a parent throughout the event.

You may take one half-point bye in any round but the last.

Evanston Chess pays one or more titled players to play in our events. Even if they should lose (it does happen) we might pair them with the highest score groups.

Four rounds. Digital clocks are required and will be set to G/40 + 5 seconds delay. Accelerated or decelerated pairings at TD discretion. Sections may be combined at TD discretion.

Advance Entries are strongly recommended. Entry fee is $10, please pre-register and pay online using the link below. Online registration closes when the tournament is full. We do not have a wait list. Check back at this site for spaces that might open up.

On-Site Entries: Check this web site the morning of the tournament to see if space is available; on-site entries for $10 cash are taken on an as-available, first-come basis starting at 9:00 a.m. 

Master and Expert Entries: First five Masters and Experts play for free. If your USCF or FIDE regular rating is 2000 or higher, email your name and USCF ID to by 5 p.m. the Wednesday before the tournament to pre-register.

Check-in and On-site Registration
from 9:00 to 9:30 AM.
Players must check in by 9:30 am; players who arrive late will receive a half-point bye for the first round or be paired with another late arrival. Pre-registered players who do not arrive by the end of Round 1 will be withdrawn.
First Round 9:50 am, last round over roughly 5:00 pm. We will have a lunch break if the Levy Center schedule allows.

Other information: Bring digital clocks. Wheelchair accessible. No Smoking. Limit: 54 players.

For more information: or email

Tournament Info

Event Date May 16, 2020
Registration Start Date 03-15-2020
Capacity 54
Registered 0
Available place 54
Individual Price $10.00
Location Levy Activity Center
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