WV Senior Championship
November 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Event: 9th West Virginia Senior Championship
Date: November 4, 2023
Site: Best Western Plus Bridgeport Inn, 100 Lodgeville Rd., Bridgeport, WV 26330
Sections (age by 12/31/2023): Senior Championship (age 50+), Adult U1800 (ages 18 and up; under 18 allowed if accompanied by a playing adult). An open section for ages 18-49 will be added if 6 or more commit in advance, contact the organizer if interested.
Format: 4 round Swiss, G/75, d5
Entry Fee: $40 by 11/1, $50 afterwards. Advance entries are very much appreciated.
Prizes: $$ depending on entries. $50 guaranteed to top over 60 and top over 70. Trophies to 1st-3rd. Additional class or age trophies depending on advance entries. 1st place WVCA member and WV resident will be WVCA 2023 Senior Champion and nominee to Irwin Invitational Tournament of Senior Champions.
Entries: Mail entry with checks payable to Harrison County Chess Club, P.O. Box 4338, Clarksburg, WV 26302. On site entries, cash only. Advance registration can be done at Chessregister.com. Each Paid entry will receive a box lunch if registered by 11/1/2023.
Other: One ½-point bye before last round, commit by end of registration. Sets available, please bring clocks. A block of hotels rooms is available for $80 per room per night plus 13% tax. Call 304-842-5411 and ask to make a reservation with the block Harrison County Chess Club. Call by October 25, 2023 to get the special rate.