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Second GM Mastermind Play & Analysis Event

posted Jun 26, 2012, 10:04 PM by Austin Kids Chess Club Webmaster   [ updated Jul 10, 2012, 11:14 AM ]
Updated on 7/10: In the U1600 section, the prize has been increased to $50 and players have been changed to 1000+ from 1200+.  

Saturday, July 14th 2012
9 am - 6:30 pm

(512) 733-6700
2960 Hoppe TrlRound RockTX

One-day chess tournament for all ages.
USCF rated, 3 rounds, G/85 d/5, accelerated pairings
Round times: 9 am, 12:15 pm, and 3:30 pm

2 sections:

Open: GM Timur Gareev and 11 1600+ players (U1600 players can be on the waiting list)
Entry fee: $50
Prize: $250 if you play against GM Timur Gareev and do not lose the game.  It is highly unlikely, but in case there are multiple winners, the $250 prize is shared.
Throughout the tournament, between the games, GM Gareev will help analyze/review games for players until 10 min before the next round begins.  The goal is for each player to have 1 game analyzed.  You can also observe his analysis for other players.

U1600: 6 1000+ players (U1000 players can be on the waiting list)
Entry fee: $30
Prize: $50
You can observe game analysis by GM Gareev, but cannot have your games analyzed.

Registration: Visit this link to pre-register.  
For more information, contact Nam Nguyen (512) 786-9242