2015

In Memory of IM Emory Tate Championship

sahIt’s been almost a month since the sudden and shocking passing of IM Emory Tate in the last Championship at BayAreaChess Center.

The organizers have immediately started the process with USCF of re-naming the upcoming tournament to dedicate it to his memory.

In Memory of IM Emory Tate Championship will take place 13-15th November at the BayAreaChess Center, as part of the usual recurring BAC Named Championship series.

The tournament format is three sections to be completed over 5 rounds of Swiss system with the time control G/90 +30.

The total prize fund is 5000 USD based on 94 paid entries, with 70% guaranteed.

Open (2000+, FIDE rated): $ 1,000 500 200 – u2300: $ 250 125 100
AB (1600-1999): $ 700 300 100 – u1800: $ 200 100
CDE (U1600): $ 700 300 100 – u1400: $ 125 100 – u1200: $ 100

Top rated players are GMs Oliver Barbosa, Ioan Chirila, Enrico Sevillano and IM Ricardo De Guzman.

More info: www.bayareachess.com/champs

Chessdom is dedicated to professional and independent coverage of chess news and events from all over the globe! Join us for live chess games, interviews, video and photo reports, and social media reactions. Follow the development of the strongest chess software, which affects all chess today, via the Top Chess Engine Championship with its 24/7 live broadcast with chat.

Copyright © 2007-2021 Chessdom.com

To Top