Westford October Open
Westford Regency Inn & Conference Center; Westford, MA
Saturday-Sunday, 6-7 October 2018

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)
  - https://squareup.com/store/relyea-chess/item/westford-october-open
  - $70 (postmarked by 29 September)
  - $80 after 29 September and at site
  - $30 discount to players in the U1600 section who are 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

LOCATION
  - Westford Regency Inn & Conference Center
  - 978.692.8200; 219 Littleton Road, Westford, MA 01886
  - Hotel room: $129, mention Westford Chess Open by 6 September 2018

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
Westford October Open (6-7 October 2018)

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)