The American Continental Chess Championship 2014 is taking place on 18-26th October 2014 at the Hotel Pipa Atlântico – Convention Center on Praia da Pipa in Brazil.
Top four (4) finishers qualify for the FIDE World Cup 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan. In case of a tie, additional rapid/blitz games will be played.
The total prize fund is 20,000 USD. Top prizes are USD 5000 / 3400 / 2400 / 1700 / 1200 / 900 / 800 etc.