Back Bay Open
Hilton Boston Back Bay, Boston, MA
Saturday-Sunday, 16-17 December 2017

Grand Prix Points: 30 (enhanced)
Top two (2) sections FIDE rated

4 Sections: 
  - Championship (open to 1800 & above); FIDE rated 
  - U2000 (open to 1999 & under); FIDE rated 
  - U1800 (open to 1799 & under)
  - U1600 (open to 1599 & under); Adult unrated not allowed in section

Four (4) Round Swiss

Time Control:
  - 40/90, SD/30 + 30 sec increment

Prize Fund ($4,000 GTD):
  - Championship: 1st $600, 2nd $300, 3rd $250, U2400 $250, U2200 $250   
  - U2000: 1st $400, 2nd $200, 3rd $150 
  - U1800: 1st $400, 2nd $200, 3rd $150 
  - U1600: 1st $300, 2nd $150, 3rd $100, U1400 $150, U1200 $150 

Entry Fee (pay online): $70 (postmarked by 9 December)
  - $80 after 9 December and at site 
  - $30 discount to players U1600 section rated under 1000 or unrated

Registration: 
  - 8:30-9:30 AM on Saturday 

Round Times:
  - 10am and 4pm on Saturday and Sunday
  - 1/2 point bye available in rounds 1-3, limit 1

Hilton Boston Back Bay
  - 617-236-1100; 40 Dalton St, Boston MA 02115
  - Hotel room: $120, mention Back Bay Open by 16 November
  - NOTE: Garage $43/day with in & out, 1 block from Prudential T Stop; $25 day parking

Please bring boards, sets & clocks, none provided

Submit entries to:

     Alex Relyea, 49 Technology Drive #89, Bedford, NH 03110
     Contact: Alex Relyea, relyea@operamail.com;  http://www.relyeachess.com
 

ENTRY FORM
Back Bay Open (16-17 December 2017)

Name: __________________________________________ Date of Birth:___________________
Address:  ______________________________________________________________________
City: ______________________________State:_____________Zip:_______________________
Email:_________________________________________Phone: __________________________
USCF ID #:_____________________________Expiration Date: __________________________
Section (e.g., Championship, U2000, U1800 or U1600): ___________________

Mail to: Alex Relyea, 49 Technology Drive #89, Bedford, NH 03110 (checks payable to Alex Relyea)