This tournament is best suited for adults and advanced youth (ratings 1000 & higher) who prefer long time controls. The time control for regular schedule is 6SS, 40/120 sd30 d5.
New Year! New Opportunties!
2017 New Year Championship
January 6-8 or 7-8, 2017
San Jose DoubleTree (map)
2050 Gateway Pl., San Jose, CA 95110
Prizes: $14,000 - GPP 80 enhanced - Jr Grand Prix
b/187 fully paid entries, 60% guaranteed
Youth (K-Gr12) rated under 1200, please consider the New Year Youth Championship on Sunday, January 8 (see details)
Prize Fund $14,000 b/187 (60% guaranteed) - GPP 80 Enhanced5 Sections (FIDE rating)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Class Open (2000+) $2,500 $1,000 $600 $300 u2300: $300 $150 A (1800-1999) $1,200 $700 $300 $150 B (1600-1799) $1,200 $600 $300 $150 C (1400-1599) $1,200 $600 $300 $150 DEu (under 1400
$1,000 $500 $200 $150 u1200 $300 $150
New & Unrated players prizes are capped at $200 in all sections except Open.
Jan 2017 Supp, CCA min & TD discretion will be used to place players accurately.
Max two 1/2-point byes and Round 5 & 6 byers must be locked bef Rd. 1 starts.
Econ option must commit before the 1st round starts.
Schedule & Fees3-day: 6SS x 40/120 SD/30 d5
2-day: 3SS x G/61 d5 + merge
Merge in Round 4. All compete for the same prizes.
Registration Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Round 6 2-day Schedule Sa 9-9:30a Sa 10a Sa 12:30p Sa 2:50p Sa 5:30p Su 10a Su 3:30p 3-day Schedule Fr 10-11a Fr 11:30a Fr 5:30p Sa 11:30a Sa 5:30p Su 10a Su 3:30p
Regular Entry: 119
Economy Option (not available for Open section): 99 with 60% of the calculated prize
After 1/1: Add 25 | Play-up 1 section: 20 | Refund fee: 20
Economy Option pays 60% of the calculated prize money. The remaining amount goes back to the budget to offset Economy Fee Discount.
Play-up fee applies if playing in a higher section than your rating in Jan 2017 supplement.
IM/GM Free before 12/24 (EF subtracted from prize)
TDs and OrganizersTournament Directors:
National TD Tom Langland - Senior TD Jordan Langland
Senior TD Richard Koepcke
Organizers (Contact organizers)
Dr. Judit Sztaray
Location & AccomodationTournament site: San Jose DoubleTree
2050 Gateway Pl., San Jose, CA 95110 (map)
Reserve room at the tournament site: San Jose DoubleTree
www.Sanjose.doubletree.com and use the Group code: CDTBAC
Cut off date: 12/28/16
Reserve now at the nearby Courtyard Marriott Sunnyvale Mountain View
660 West El Camino Real Sunnyvale CA 94087
$109/night special group rate - Cutoff date: 12/16/16