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ONLINEGrand Prix

$100 in cash prizes will be awarded
at the end of each week! 

12 to 14 online tournaments every week.

You don't have to play in every event in order to compete for Grand Prix prizes!

Weekly events hosted on:


MSCA Online Swiss #2
USCF Online Rated
$1000 in Projected Prizes!
Saturday, May 16th

Sections: Open, U1200
Entry Fee: $15 by 5/11, $20 by 5/15, $25 same-day, Free entry for GMs, IMs, FMs, 1/2 point bye may be given for same-day registrations after 9:30am Time Control: Game/15 Minutes, 5-second increment
Schedule: Rounds at 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm (Central Time)
Half-point byes available for any round, Most games will take about 30 minutes to complete, so players will have some break time in between rounds.


Raffle: The first 25 players to register for the tournament will be put into a raffle to win a free book on Chessable, courtesy of IM John Bartholomew!

$1000 in prizes based on 50 paid entries per section
Open: 1st $200, 2nd $100, 3rd $50, U2200, U2000, U1800, U1600, U1400 each $50
U1200: 1st $125, 2nd $75, 3rd $50, U1000, U800, U600 each $50

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