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For information on the following area events, please check for the flyers listed below in date order:

 82nd Montana Open (April 1-2) (Missoula)

 Inland Empire Open  (April 29-30)



82nd Montana Open

Location:  Ruby’s Inn & Convention Center, 4825 N. Reserve St, Exit 101-off I-90,

                    Missoula, MT.  Phone:  406-721-0990

HR:  $89 if reserved by March 24, mention chess.  (issues?  Call Dan McCourt)

Registration:  8:30-9am  Saturday

Format:  5rd SS   Time Control:  G/120 d5

Rounds: 9:30am, 2pm, 6:30pm, and Sun at 9:00am and 2:30pm(or ASAP).

Prizes:  $545 based on 25 paid adult entries:  1st--$200, 2nd--$120, 3rd--$80

               Combined classes:   classes B/C--$40, classes D/E--$35, Prov/unrated--$30

               Biggest Upset---$40 both players must be non-provisional

Entry Fee:  $30 by March 31, $35 at site….Juniors at ˝.   Entries payable to MCA. 

                     Phone/email entries must be paid by 9:15am Saturday to be paired.

Entries and Info:  Dan McCourt, 608 West Central, Missoula, MT  59801

                                406-274-0465         mccourtdj@charter.net

Misc:  W, MCA membership required or OSA, ˝ point byes available, byes for

            rds 4-5 must be arranged before leaving Saturday night.

             MT Chess Assoc. annual meeting between rds 4-5



 2017 Inland Empire Open

April 29-30


Gonzaga University (Jepson Center)

Rm. 109

Spokane, WA


Registration: Sat. 8:30am-9:30am

Rounds: Sat. 10:00-2:30-7:00 Sun: 9:00-1:30 or ASAP.

Time Control:   G/120 (with 5 second delay)


 E.F. $23 if received by 4/28, $28 at the door; 18 and under $5 less. Telephone entries accepted. USCF rated and a NWGP event.  $750 prize fund based on 35, Class prizes based on at least five per section. Only one prize per person (Excluding biggest upset.) NS, NC, W. One ˝ point bye if requested before proceeding round;  Sunday byes must be requested before the end of round 3.  Director reserves the right to use class pairings in the final round.



 1st Overall:          $175

2nd Overall:         $140

3rd  Overall          $100


 Class Prizes:

1st (A; B; C; D/E/unrated)                 $50

2nd (A; B; C; D/E/unrated)                $25

Biggest Upset:                                    $35     (non-provisional ratings)


 (Cookies & coffee provided)


Entries: Spokane CC, c/o David B. Griffin                                                                

 P.O. Box 631                                                                              

Spokane Valley, WA 99037                                                                                           

For information cell (509) 994-9739