When

Saturday, October 28, 2023 from 9:30 AM to 7:30 PM EDT
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Where

Hilton Garden Inn Providence Airport / Warwick 
1 Thurber St
Warwick, RI 02886
 

 
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Contact

Frank Vogel 
Southeast New England Chess Association 
401-837-1302 
frankvogel3@verizon.net 
 

2023 Rhode Island State Chess Championship 

 

OPEN TO OUT OF STATE PLAYERS

EVENT DATE:
Saturday, October 28, 2023.

LOCATION:
Hilton Garden Inn Providence Airport / Warwick
1 Thurber Street
Warwick, RI 02886

TIME CONTROL:
4SS, G/60 d5 for Championship, U1900, and U1500 sections.
4SS, G/25 d5 for U1200 section.

ENTRY FEE:
Championship, U1900, U1500: $45 if paid online by October 26 at 11:59 PM.
U1200: $25 if paid online by October 26 at 11:59 PM.

PRIZE STRUCTURE: $1,300 b/50

Championship: $400-200-75  (minimum rating =1800)
U1900: $200-100-50
U1500: $150-75-50
U1200: Trophies to top three places

Prize ratio is based on paid entries in cash prize sections.

NO ONSITE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT.

ROUND TIMES:
Championship, U1900, U1500 – 9:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:30 PM.
U1200 – First round at 9:30 AM and subsequent rounds ASAP.

OTHER INFORMATION:
1. Active USCF membership is required. This must be purchased or renewed by 10/26 at 11:59 PM. Players without an active USCF membership will not be paired.
2. State champion must be a Rhode Island resident.
3. One half-point bye allowed. Must be requested in advance. Round 4 byes are irrevocable once round 1 begins and must be requested before the start of round 1.
4. All registration cancellations must be requested by 12:00 pm on Friday (10/27/2023). All refunds are subject to a $5 processing fee.
5. Prize ratio is based on paid entries in cash prize sections.
6. Registration is limited to 72 players.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Frank Vogel, frankvogel3@verizon.net, (401) 837-1302.