Tournaments

12TH Annual Des Moines Fall Classic Open (IASCA GP Qualifier) FIDE-Rated
COVID-19 As of now there are no mask or social distancing requirements This is Subject Change
Date
End Date
Registration
11/14/2021
11/14/2021
8:30-9:45am on Saturday November 13th or pay on-line prior to November 13th. USCF membership required. On-site available. IASCA membership required, $10, available on-site. Other states accepted.
Location
Time Control
Holiday Inn 6111 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321. 515.287.2400 HR: $105 if reserved by October 23th. Market price after July October 23th.
5-SS; G/90+30 inc.
Entry Fee
$50 on or before November 13th, $60 on site.
Rounds
Saturday 10:00; 2:30; 7:00 Sunday 9:30; 2:00
Prizes
$1000 b/30 entries. Top 3 guaranteed. $350, $200 & $150 U2200 $125 U2000-$100 U1800-$75. Unrated not eligible for prizes.
USCF
IASCA
Memberships
Director
membership is required
Yes
are available onsite
Bill Broich
Send Entry Fee to
Contact
Bill Broich 3100 Grand Avenue 2E Des Moines, IA 50312
Bill Broich by phone at (515) 205-8062 or email bill@dsmchess.com
Link to registration/tournament website
https://www.kingregistration.com/event/12thDMFCOpen
Additional Info
Additional information: Byes: One 1/2-point bye per player. Last round bye must be requested prior to the start of the 1st round to receive a 1/2-point. Byes for all other rounds must be requested 1 hour prior to the start of the round. USCF: ratings used for pairing rank and prizes. FIDE: Swiss pairing rules and floor rulings. USCF August supplement used for ratings. FIDE rule 11.3 enforced with regards to electronic devices. Players must turn in a scoresheet for every game. NO ELECTRONIC SCORESHEETS. No spectators are allowed in the playing hall 10 minutes after the start of the round. Players are allowed spectate after their game is over. Spectator rules are subject to change.
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