Saturday, May 2, 2009

Upcoming Wisconsin Chess Events

MILWAUKEE WEST May 9 3rd Annual Future Stars of Chess Invitational Tournament
W191 S6445 S. Hillendale Dr Muskego, WI. Three sections: K-3, K-6, and Parents and Relatives.
K-3 and K-6 6SS G/30, Parents and Relatives 4SS G/30. EF: $10 by 05/06/2009, $15 after. Online registration: Click on the "tournaments" button, or follow the ho to register directions.

MADISON May 9 Madison Spring Rated Beginner Open (RBO)
D240 Downtown MATC Campus, 211 N Carroll St., Madison, WI 53703. In 2 Sections Open: 5SS, G/30, EF: $13 adv/$20 at site. $$: $50-20. Trophies 1st/2nd/3rd Overall, 1st/2nd U1000/U800/Unr. Reserve: 5SS, G/30, Open to Age 12 or less. EF: $11 adv/$20 at site. Prizes: Trophies 1st/2nd for ages 11-12/9-10/8 & Under. ALL: Open to 1199 & under. Reg.: 7:30am. Rds. : 8-9:15-10:30-12-1:15. ENT/INFO: George Alexander 608-669-3385. NS NC W.

MILWAUKEE WEST May 16-17 Arpad Elo Open
5-SS30/90,SD/1.Comfort Suites, I-94 and WI-164, Pewaukee, WI. Hotel rates $85/night, must book by May 3rd. phone 262-506-2000 Two sections: Open and Reserve(U1800).EF: $35 Open, $25 reserve, both $5 more at site. Juniors -$3 from entry. At site registration: 9-9:30. Rounds: 10-2:30-7:30; 10-3:30. $$: b/40 Open: 1st $165, 2nd $140, A $95, U1800 $95. Reserve: 1st $90, 2nd $70, C $55, U1400 $55. Advance entries (check payable to WCA) to Ben Corcoran, N68 W24878 Stonegate Ct. #212, Sussex, WI 53089. Questions: 262-506-4203 or email at A Wisconsin Tour event! WCL JGP.

MILWAUKEE June 21-25 Wisconsin Chess Academy Summer Chess Camp
Would you like to get to the next level in chess for the next school year?
Ramada Conference Center Milwaukee, WI. Staff includes: Grandmaster Gregory Serper, Grandmaster Joshua Friedel, FIDE Master Alexander Betaneli, National Master Erik Santarius, National Master Ashish Vaja. More information Alexander Betaneli: 608-334-2574; or Ashish Vaja: 414-234-1005;

MILWAUKEE July 10-12 2009 U. S. Junior Open Championship Wisconsin Ramada Conference Center, 6331 S 13th St., Milwaukee, WI 53221. Chess rate of $79, 414-764-1500
Three sections based on age: Under 21, Under 15, Under 11. 5SS, G/90. Ramada Airport Milwaukee, WI. Chess U21: $300+entry to 2010 Junior Closed-$150. Individual trophies: 1st overall, best player for ages 17-18, 15-16, under 15. Team trophies: top three high schools, top club.U15: Individual trophies: top 3 overall, best player for ages 11-13, under 11. Team trophies: top three middle schools, top club. U11: Individual trophies: top 3 overall, best player for ages 9, 8, 7, 6&under. Team trophies: top three elementary schools, top club. All participants receive commemorative medals. EF: $35 ($30 per player if 4 or more pre-register together) advance; $50 after July 10th. Cash only at site. Schedule: Opening ceremony: Friday at 2:45pm. Rounds: Friday 3:00pm, Saturday 10:00am and 2:00pm, Sunday 10:00am and 2:00pm. Closing ceremony: Sunday 5:30pm. Side Events: ($20/event) BLITZ: Friday at 7:00pm. BUGHOUSE: Saturday at 7:00pm. SIMUL: Friday at 7:00pm and Saturday at 7:00pm. PARENTS AND COACHES TOURNEY: 3SS G/30 (not rated) Saturday 10:30am, 2:15pm, 3:30pm. Info/questions: or 414-234-1005, or 608-334-2574. Make Checks Payable to and Send Entries to: VICA, 6822 North Crestwood Dr., Glendale WI 53209 or online registration at WCL JGP.

1 comment:

  1. Are you behind in posting advance entries?

    Come on WI scholastic players... this is a national event in your backyard. There should be at least 200 entries from WI alone. Getting entries in early will help from other states see that this is going to be an event to attend.