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Chicago Chess Center 1st Haymarket Memorial


  • Room 605, Student Center East, University of Illinois at Chicago 750 South Halsted Street Chicago, IL, 60607 United States (map)

Room 605, UIC Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted St. Chicago IL 60607.  $5,000 based on 88 players; $2,500 guaranteed!

Three Sections: 4SS, 40/90, SD/30, inc/30, Accelerated pairings possible. ½-byes available in all rounds; request before rd.2. Rounds 10-4 Saturday, 10-4 Sunday.

Open

EF: $80 on-site. U2000 may play up for additional $15. GMs and IMs play for free; no prize reduction!.

$1000-500-200

Under 2300 $300 $100

Under 2100 $200

Under 2000:

Open to 1999 & under. EF: $80 on-site.  U1600 may play up for additional $15.

$400-200-100. 

Under 1800 $300 $150 $100.

Unrated may not win more than $200.

Under 1600:

Open to 1599 & under. EF: $70 on-site. 20% discount for CCC members.

$400-200-100.

Under 1400:$200 $120 $100

Under 1200: $120 $110 $100.

Unrated may not win more than $100.

Cindy Berry Memorial Prizes (donated by Vince and Cynthia Berry Family Fund) have been increased to $150 $100 $50 to top three women scorers (all sections combined).

REG:: Online or onsite 8:30-9:45 a.m. No phone entries. 20% discount for CCC members. INFO: Bill Brock, 773-294-1709 info@chichess.org.www.chichess.org. Sets and clocks provided. W.

PARKING

All-day parking is available for $7 in the UIC Halsted/Taylor Parking Structure at 760 W. Taylor St. with purchase of parking sticker (normal all-day rate is $8.50). We encourage carpooling.

CTA

Blue Line to UIC–Halsted; 8 (Halsted) to Polk; 12 (Roosevelt), 18 (18th) to Halsted

DINING

Argo Tea may be open on the second floor of Student Center East. Options within a half-mile walk include:

Fontano Foods 1058 W. Polk St.
RoSal’s 1154 W. Taylor St.
Khaosan & Taylor 1104 W. Taylor St.
Tufano’s 1073 W. Vernon Park Place