Chess bits

Southern Class Championships 2015

The 13th Annual Southern Class Championships will be held from March 27-29, 2015, at the Wyndham Orlando Resort, 8001 International Drive, Orlando, Florida.

The event has 7 sections: Master, Expert, Class A, Class B, Class C, Class D and Class E.

All sections have either 3-day (March 27-29) or 2-day (March 28-29) schedules to play in.

The tournament format is 5-round Swiss with the time control 110’/40, plus 30′ until the end, plus 10” increment.

The event has a $12,000 prize fund, unconditionally guaranteed.

Master Section (2200/up): $1000-500-250-150, clear or tiebreak win $100 bonus.
Expert Section (2000-2199): $1000-500-250-150.
Class A Section (1800-1999/Unr): $1000-500-250-150.
Class B Section (1600-1799/Unr): $1000-500-250-150, unrated limit $650.
Class C Section (1400-1599/Unr): $800-400-200-100, unrated limit $500.
Class D Section (1200-1399/Unr): $800-400-200-100, unrated limit $350.
Class E Section (Under 1200/Unr): $400-200-100, unrated limit $200, plaques to first 3, top Under 1000, Under 800, Under 600, Unrated.

Lagoon at the Wyndham Orlando Resort in Orlando, Florida

Lagoon at the Wyndham Orlando Resort in Orlando, Florida

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