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EFFECTIVE JANUARY 2014, ALL THOSE WHO REGISTER BY PAYPAL, USING A CHARGE CARD OR CHECK, THERE WILL BE A REFUND FEE SHOULD YOU DECIDE TO WITHDRAW FROM A TOURNAMENT:

$5 FOR ONE DAY WEEKEND EVENT
$10 REFUND FEE FOR TWO DAY WEEKEND EVENTS
(this does not apply to the Dayton Chess Club Championship Tournament)
You may choose to apply the EF to a future tournament – but it must be used within a year of the tournament you were unable to play.
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Dayton Chess Club Membership(s) will increase 1 January 2015.  Please look under the tab “ABOUT” to see fee increase.
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NO  G/24 tournament Friday evening on 3 Oct due to the 2nd Annual Wright Brothers Open.

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Current DCC membership list is available – please find it under “ABOUT” tab.

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~~UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS AT THE DAYTON CHESS CLUB~~

Every Friday evening @ the Dayton Chess Club there are a few exceptions to this when superseded by special events) – G/24, USCF Rated.  4 rounds.  1st round starts promptly at 7:30pm – subsequent rounds start after end of previous round.  $10 for non DCC members; $8 for DCC members. Games are USFC quick rated.

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As always, be sure to check out this website to ensure latest updates!

DCC calendar 08-20-14

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October 3-5 or 4-5 – 2nd Annual Wright Brothers Open

 5-SS, 30/90, SD/60 d5 (2-day schedule, rd. 1 G/90 d5). Wonderful Playing Site – “The finest chess club in the USA,” GM Alex Goldin. All games played in beautiful lower level site at the Dayton Chess Club. Only one half block from the beautiful Crown Plaza Hotel. Free Parking weekends and weekdays after 6 p.m. Spaghetti Warehouse, Subway, McDonalds, Brunch Club, and Arby’s all within a 2 to 7 minute walk. $10,300 in PRIZES, GUARANTEED, 3 Sections: Open: $2000-1400-1000-600 & U2000 600-400; Premier/U1800: $800-400-300-200 & U1600 300-200; Reserve/U1400: $700-400-300-200 & U1200 300-200. Entry Fees: $108 if mailed or registered online by Sep 19, 201426 Sept 2014, thereafter $128. Free to 2400 & above $100 deducted from winnings), DCC mbrs $5 disc. Ohio Grand Prix event, OCA members deduct $3 from EF. 3-day schedule: Reg. Fri. 5- 6:30pm, Rds: Fri 7pm; Sat. 2pm & 7:30pm; Sun 9:30am, 3pm. 2-day schedule: Reg. Sat. 8:30- 9:30am. Rd.1 at 10am, then merges with 3-day. Re-entry: $35. Any player who loses Fri night may re-enter for $35 and loss will not count in tournament standings. One 1/2pt bye available in Rds.1-4 (request prior to R1). Unrated players may play in any section with prizes limited to 1/3 except in OPEN with balance to next player(s). $25 upset prize each section. HOTEL: CROWN PLAZA HOTEL “Where Elegance Meets Style in the Heart of Downtown” beautifully remodeled 4 star hotel at 33 E. 5th St., 1/2 block from playing site, (888)-233-9527, with the incredible rate of only $94/nite (up to 4) plus tax, ask for Wright Brothers Open rate, 4 Sep cutoff, reserve early, free parking and a magnificent view of the Miami Valley from the restaurant on the top floor. FREE COFFEE, TEA, & Donuts Saturday and Sunday Mornings at the Dayton Chess Club for players, parents, and spouses. ENTRIES: Mail to Dayton Chess Club, 18 West 5th St., Dayton, OH 45402 or register online under REGISTRATIONS, home page.
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Oct 18th – the Fall Classic in Columbus….

Where: The Wellington School, 3560 Reed Rd, Columbus OH, 43220
When: October 18th. Registration begins at 8 AM
Who: All K-12 students
Price: $10 entry fee per student

 

for more details & registration form, please go to:

http://columbuschessacademy.org/fallclassic/

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Oct 25th – DCC October Scholastic Tournament
4SS, G/30 (no time delay) at Dayton Chess Club.  EF $20 until October 22nd then  $30.  Reg:  9am-9:45am.  Rds:  10:00, 11:15, 12:30, & 1:45.  Trophies awarded.  Limited to 60 registrants. Rated and unrated section.  USCF members must play in the rated section.   Register online!
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Nov 8 – Thanksgiving Pawn Storm XXVII
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Dec 27 – Two Days After Pawn Storm XVIII
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Until such time we provide a separate area for chess links, we will list them here.  If you would like to have your chess club/organization/chess-related personal site, send us an email!

Chess Master Carl Boor……

David Friedman: chess lessons, chess coach

Chess Lessons and more…..

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Take a look at our latest DCC flyer….feel free to print and distribute to your friends…..
Help promote chess and the Dayton Chess Club!
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If interested to see results of ANY Dayton Chess Club Tournaments, click on the “Who Beat Who” tab…

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REGULAR HOURS OF OPERATION

Wednesday evening: 6:30pm-9:30pm
Instructional Wednesdays!   7pm:  lecture followed by an evening of casual play.

Thursdays evening: 6:30pm-9:30pm
This is our “Scholastic Knights” evening, geared towards K-12 students – learn to play, learn simple tactics.  And yes, even adults are welcome!    Normal evening rates for K-12 is $3. Thursday evenings, it’s only $2 and that applies also for adults.   Ms Kay Stanley runs the Scholastic Knights program – and has some outstanding help. Every first Thursday of the month – no lecture. Instead, there will be a G/15 unrated 4 rounds.

Friday evenings 6:30pm-12:30am
Every Friday evening (with a few exceptions for when we have weekend tournaments with the first round on Friday evening), there’s a quick USCF rated tournament ($8 for DCC members / $10 for non DCC members)  and there are usually a few players who opt to play casual chess.  Friday nights are our busiest evenings…so do drop for a quick game – or play in the tournament – or spend the entire evening playing chess.

Check our calendar for weekend tournament hours