1st Annual Brooklyn Classic CHESS Championship

SEPTEMBER 28-30 or 29-30, 2018

STEWART HOTEL, 371 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001

$21,000 prize fund GUARANTEED

SS, G/90 d5,
(3-day schedule);
rds. 1-3 G/60 d5, rds. 4-7 G/90 d5
(2-day schedule);
rds. 1-3 G25 d5, rds. 4-7G/90 d5 (2-day schedule).
All merge after rd. 3 and complete for same prizes.

8 Sections:

Open: $2,200 + trophy – $1,100 – $650 – $350 – $200, clear on tiebreak $100;
U2200: $1,600 + trophy – $800 – $400 -$200
U2000: $1,400+tr – $700 – $350 – $200
U1800: $1,200+tr – $600 – $300 – $200
U1600: $1,100+tr – $550 – $300 – $200
U1400: $1,000+tr – $500 – $300 – $150
U1200: $900 + tr – $450 – $250 – $150
U1000: $800 + tr – $400 – $250 – $150
$800 random prizes give away!

3-days schedule:Fri: 6pm; Sat & Sun: 9am & 1:30pm & 6pm (7SS, G/90, d5)
2-days schedule (2 options!):
1) Sat: 9am & 12pm & 3pm (G/60, d5) & 6pm (G/90, d5)Sun: 9am & 1:30pm & 6pm (G/90, d5)
2) Sat: 1pm & 2:30pm & 4pm (G/25, d5) & 6pm (G/90, d5)Sun: 9am & 1:30pm & 6pm (G/90, d5)
Byes: limit 2, must commit before rd.
3EF: $149 by 07/20; $169 by 08/27$189 by 09/27; $200 on site GMs: free; $100 deducted from prize.Re-entries: $100 by round 3.

Additional events:
GM tandem simul with John Fedorowicz & Vladimir Romanenko Friday: 3 – 5pm, entry fee ($30); Come and play, learn and have fun!

Bughouse tournament:
Friday:4:00 – 5:30pm, 6SS, G/5,d0 Entry fee $25 per 2-player team

Blitz Championship:
7SS, G/5, d0;Saturday: 9pm – 9:15 – 9:30 – 9:45 –10 – 10:15 – 10:30 – 10:45pm