SCS Swiss Rapid 11/28 – OPEN
We’re excited to be hosting our first ever Online USCF Rated Tournament & hope you will join us.
- Format: 5-rounds Swiss, US Chess online blitz rated, US Chess membership required for participation.
- Time Control: Game/15 minutes + 10 second increment per move.
- Date: Saturday,November 28, 2020
- Start Time: 1:00 pm Pacific. The tournament should roughly last an hour.
- End Time: We cannot guarantee the exact end time of this tournament, although we project it will end sometime between 3 and 4pm PST.
- Entry Fee: $15.00 Early Entry / $20.00 Late Entry (After 11/25)
- Location: Online – Lichess.org
- Elligiblity: This tournament is Open to adult and scholastic players of any rating.
- Pairings: Pairings will be made by the lichess pairing algorithm.
- Lichess.org Instructions: You will need a lichess account. If you don’t have one, you can sign up for free at lichess.org/signup. After registering for the tournament, you will receive an email with instructions on how to join the tournament.
- Prizes: 1st place trophy and qualified entry into monthly invitational tournament to top 3 players.
- Anti-Cheating: Lichess has an excellent cheat detection algorithm recognized by USCF. All games will be monitored and reviewed for fair play post-tournament by a Master Coach and Tournament Director before being submitted to USCF. Anyone suspected of cheating will be disqualified from any prizes and removed from our team at the discretion of the TD.