Third Annual Aviator Open

Uses July 2017 ratings.

14-16 or 15-16 July Aviator Open:

OPEN FORMAT – FIDE RATED – $4,000 in prizes based on 60 entries.

PRIZES: $1200, $800, $600, $500, $400, $300, $200.

5 Round Swiss. Time Control 40/90, SD/30, +30.

2 Day Schedule: Round 1: G/60 +30, 9:30AM Saturday, then joins 3day.

3 Day Schedule: Rounds: Friday 8PM, Saturday 12PM & 6PM & Sunday 10AM & 4:30PM.

One bye permitted, MUST schedule prior to R2.

EF: $99 by Friday morning (9:00a.m.) online at Dayton Chess Club, 15 July 2017. On-site registration: $109.00. Discounts: $5 DCC members.

On-Site Registration: Fri 6-7:30 & Sat for those taking a bye in R1 from 9:30-10:30.

Register On-Line  through the morning (9:00 a.m.) of 14 July 2017.

Info: Riley Driver email rileyddriver@sbcglobal.net.

The advanced registration time period has ended

Dayton X-15 Blitz

(It’s June 2015 & the X-15 still has the official world record for the highest speed ever reached by a manned, powered aircraft. Its maximum speed was 4,520 miles per hour (7,274 km/h), or Mach 6.72 in October 1967.)

G/5, no delay, no increment.

Prizes $350 b/20.

  • 1-$200,
  • 2-$100,
  • 3-$50.

Rated Blitz at Dayton Chess Club

Number of rounds & SS or RR determined by number of entries. Registration ends 1:00pm Sunday Round 1 begins 1:30 p.m.

EF: $25.00 Register at site on Fri, Sat, or Sun.

Second Annual Aviator Open

Using July 2016 ratings.

OPEN FORMAT –
FIDE RATED.
SAME FORMAT USED AT THE UPCOMING US OPEN CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP.
5-SS,
G/90 +30,
$4000 b/60.
PRIZES:
$1200,
$800,
$600,
$500,
$400,
$300,
$200.

3 Day Schedule (Rounds):

  • Friday 8 PM
  • Saturday 12 PM & 6 PM
  • Sunday 10 AM & 4:30 PM

2 Day Schedule (Rounds):

  • Round 1: G/60 +30,
  • Saturday 9:30AM
  • Then joins 3 Day Schedule.

Up to two byes permitted, must schedule prior to Round 3.

Entry Fee: $89.00 if received by July 8th, after it becomes $99.00

OH Grand Prix Event:

  • $3.00 discount OCA members
  • $3.00 discount DCC members

Register on site Fri 6-7:30 & Sat for those taking a bye in R1 from 9:30-10:30.

ENTRIES: Mail to Dayton Chess Club, 18 West 5th St., Dayton, OH 45402 or register online SOON. No cks at site. Info: Riley Driver email rileyddriver@sbcglobal.net. Hotels: Details on Crown Plaza & Dayton Grand Hotels (and others) in June/July issues of Chess Life (sooner at DaytonChessClub.com) as details are finalized