Los Angeles Open
October 31-November 2, 2008
Tournament Details

at the
LAX Hilton
5711 W. Century Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90045

5 round Swiss System

In 2 sections:

    Open, open to all. FIDE rated.

   Entry Fee: $69 received by 10-30, $79 at door.

    Amateur, open to players rated under 2000/unrated.

   Entry Fee: $69 received by 10-30, $79 at door.

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No checks or credit cards at door


Registration: 5:30-6:30 p.m. Friday 10-31, 9-10 a.m. Saturday 11-1.

  3-day schedule: Time control 40/2, then SD/1. Rounds 7 p.m. Friday, 10:30-5 Saturday, 10-4:30 Sunday.

  2-day schedule: Rounds 1 and 2, time control G/60. Rounds 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m. Saturday, then merges with 3-day.

One half-point bye allowed if requested with entry. Round 4-5 byes may not be revoked.

USCF membership required of all players. SCCF membership required of rated Southern California residents ($18 regular, $10 junior).

Hotel rates: $109. (310) 410-4000. Be sure to mention Western Chess! Parking $8.
                   To look for a roommate or rideshare, go to the SCCF Bulletin Board.

Additional questions? John Hillery.

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