The Permian Basin Chess Club is pleased to announce our Chess Tournament
Sunday, May 22, 2011

Entry Fee: $1.00
Sections: 1 (open)
Time Control: Game/40, Delay/30, Swiss System
Number of Rounds: 4 (3 if a quad)
Sign-In / Pay-up: 9:30 am To 9:55 am, (you must be preregistered)
Start Time: 9:55 am
Round Times: 9:55 am – following rounds – ASAP (including lunch break)

* You must Pre-Register
* No half point byes
* All games will be played without rule 14H (Insufficient Losing Chances Claims)
* No Smoking
* No Computers
* Turn off all cell phones (or set to vibrate, and answered outside)

This is a rated/sanctioned tournament and you must belong to the United States Chess Federation (USCF) to participate. USCF Membership is available on-line at
ALL PBCC EVENTS are by Pre-Tournament Notification only. You must contact us (Email or Phone) by 7:00 p.m. the day BEFORE the tournament starts and give us your name and USCF ID# so we may verify your USCF membership and rating. Then, if you are not present at pairing time for round one, you will simply NOT be entered or paired.

No money changes hands before tournament day.

We DO NOT process on-site uscf memberships at tournaments. You must join or renew before tournament day. If you would like help joining or have questions about USCF membership, please contact us.

Prizes: NONE

• Entry fee covers USCF Rating fee
• Playing for fun and the glory

Venue: The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Mesa Building, Student Union
42nd Street & JBS Parkway, Odessa, Texas
Contact: Steve Dudley, (Preferred),
(if you must, 432-556-1920, 9am-9pm)
Please bring a board, set and chess clock if you have them
For more information on this and our other events, please visit online at

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