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2015 Classic Chess Grand Prix

Published on: 2015-04-05

Event Location:
MN Chess Castle
1121 Jackson Street NE
Suite 134
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Dan Voje (Club Manager) 651-280-5473

Each event is limited to 44 players (sign up early)
Entry Fee: $50 per event ($40 + $10 to Grand Prix fund)
Titled Players: 1st 4 will get a free entry (GM, IM, FM, plus TD Voje)
Event Details: 5 round swiss, Game in 90 + 30 increment
Round Times: Saturday 9:30, 2:30, & 7:00, Sunday 10:00 & 3:30
Accelerated Pairings: Higher rated players will face each other earlier and more often, class players will have to win a couple of games to face the higher rated players.

Regular and Championship Event Prizes
(based on 40 paid entries)
1st              $ 500.00
U2100        $ 250.00
U1800        $ 250.00
U1500        $ 200.00

Grand Prix Prizes
(Based on 40 paid entries for 6 events)
1st              $ 500.00     Most total points in all events (double points in Championship event)
U2100        $ 250.00
U1800        $ 250.00
U1500        $ 200.00

Grand Prix Drawing
(held at Championship event)

Each win at any Grand Prix event will get you an entry into the drawing for $250. If funds allow we will have multiple prizes at the drawing.

For more information:
See Dan Voje at the Castle or email Mike Svenson (
mikesvenson@me.com)
Mike Svenson, Tournament Organizer 651-276-2007

Accommodations:
Ramada Plaza Minneapolis, 1330 Industrial Blvd NE, Minneapolis, MN  55413 Reservations: 612-331-900, 877-774-4315, Free WiFi, Indoor Pool, Restaurant, 2 miles from the Castle, Rate as of 4/5/15 $102 per day. Check site for current rates and deals.
Website: 
www.ramadaplazampls.com  E-mail: info@ramadaplazampls.com 

Online Tournament Registration

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