Port of Dubuque

Dual USCF and FIDE Rated

June 5-7, 2020

Click to Register Online

Hotel Reservations

Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel, 3100 Dodge Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52003. For special rates call Ph: 563.557.8000 and ask for Port of Dubuque Chess Tournament. Friday, June 5, 2020: $111.35 plus tax. Saturday, June 6, 2020: $126.65 plus tax. CUT OFF DATE TO MAKE RESERVATIONS: May 6, 2020.

Tournament Location: Loras College, Wahlert Hall Ballroom, 1450 Alta Vista St, Dubuque, IA 52001

ROUND TIMES

  • 5 Rounds Swiss with 2-day or 3-day schedule, merging in round 3. (First two rounds of 2-day schedule not FIDE rated).
  • 3-Day, 5 Round Swiss, G/90 +30; Fri 7 pm, Sat 10 - 4 pm, Sun 9- 2:30.
  • 2-Day, 5 Round Swiss, Rd 1 & 2, Sat 10 am & 1 pm, Game 60 d10 then merge with 3-Day in Round 3.

ENTRY FEES

OPEN: $60 on or before May 29, $70 after, $80 on-site.

RESERVE (U1800): $40 on or before May 29, $50 after, $60 on-site.

PRIZES

Based on 30 players by section. Unrated players qualify for 1st - 3rd place prizes only (not class prizes).

OPEN: $1,350 1st = $500, 2nd = $350, 3rd = $200 (First Place Guaranteed.) Class prizes: U2200, U2000, and U1800 $100 each.

RESERVE (U1800): $700 Based on 30 players. 1st = $250, 2nd = $170, 3rd = $100. Class prizes: U1600, U1400, and U1200 $60 each.

K-6 SCHOLASTIC OPEN (5 Rds, G/30 d5)

Entry Fee: $15 on or before May 29, $20 after, $25 on-site.

Trophies: Top 5 overall, Top Score U1000, Top Score U800, Top Score U600, Top Score U400, Top Score U200, Top Score Unrateds for Grades K-2, 3-4, and 5-6 each. Medals for all players participating in their first US Chess Tournament.

REGISTRATION WWW.ONLINEREGISTRATION.CC. You may register onsite at the tournament Friday night until 6:30 pm or Saturday morning until 9:15 am. Email: james.hodina@chessiniowa.org, www.chessiniowa.org, 319-432-1459 with questions. Mail to Chess in Iowa, 3411 Blue Pt. Ct. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52404.


SATURDAY NIGHT BLITZ

Entry Fee: $10 each per player 80% of entries paid out in prizes.