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June 2020

Clarksburg Open

June 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Harrison County Senior Center, 500 West Main Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301 United States

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING UPDATES DUE TO COVID-19: Site has changed to the Benedum Civic Center in Bridgeport. Entry is through the back door only. The Scholastic and Unrated sections are cancelled. The event is limited to the 24 entrants. Masks and social distancing will be observed. Players should bring hand sanitizer and gloves. Date: June 6, 2020 Site: Benedum Civic Center, 164 W Main St, Bridgeport WV 26330 Format: 4 Round Swiss System, G/60 d/10 Registration: 9-9:45 Rounds: 10-12:30-2:45-5…

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November 2020

WVCA Fall Online Swiss

November 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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The WVCA will host an online 3 Round Swiss on November 7 at 10:00am. Players can join lichess.org at https://lichess.org/signup. You must also join the WV Chess Association Team at https://lichess.org/team/west-virginia-chess-association. Event link: https://lichess.org/swiss/IY7ojF6r. This event will be used in gauging interest for an online 2020 State Championship. The event will not be USCF rated.

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May 2021

Chess Tournament and Fundraiser

May 23, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Gaines Estate, 225 W Maple Ave
Fayetteville, WV 25840 United States

Date: May 23, 2021 Format: 6 round Swiss System, G/30 Site: The Gaines Estate, 225 W Maple Ave, Fayetteville Entry Fee: $10 Prizes: Cash to top 3 Notes: Unrated event Details: Join us for Fayetteville’s Chess Tournament and Fundraiser for the New River Humane Society. The chess tournament is open to all ages and experience levels. There is a $10 entry fee and a portion of the proceeds go to the New River Humane Society. Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd…

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June 2021

Clarksburg Open

June 19, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Bridgeport Dairy Queen, 154 W Main St
Bridgeport, WV 26330 United States
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Site: Bridgeport Dairy Queen, 154 W Main St, Bridgeport Format: 4 Round Swiss System, G/60, d/5 Registration: 9-9:45 Rounds: 10–12:30–2:45-5 unless otherwise announced on-site Sections: Open, the top Senior from this event will be WVCA Nominee to the John T. Irwin National Tournament of Senior State Champions as no WVCA 2020 Senior Championship was held OTB. Entry Fee: $20 Prizes: Open $$ b/20: $100, $50 Contact: Robert Greer, greerlaw@aol.com, 304-641-9241 Other: Bring chess sets and clocks. Advance Entries: 2021 Clarksburg…

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August 2021

2021 Summer Open

August 14, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
St. Francis of Assisi, 1023 6th Ave
Saint Albans, WV 25177 United States

Site: St. Francis of Assisi, 1023 6th Ave., St. Albans Format: 3 Round Swiss System, G/75 d5 Registration: 9-9:45 Rounds: 10-12:45-3:30 Entry Fee: $20 Prizes: $100-75, U1600 $50-25 Details: Entry Form

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September 2021

82nd WV State Championship

September 11, 2021 @ 9:30 am - September 12, 2021 @ 9:30 pm
Harrison County Senior Center, 500 West Main Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301 United States

WVCA Grand Prix Event Date: September 11-12, 2021 Site: Harrison County Senior Center, 500 W Main St, Clarksburg, WV 26301 Format: 5 round Swiss System, Rd 1-2 G/75 d5, Rd 3-5 40/100 SD/30, d5 Entry Fee: $50 by 9/1, $60 at site. GM/IM/WGM free, $60 deducted from prizes Prizes: Based on 20 players ($500 guaranteed) $300-200-100, U1900/1600/1300 $130-70, Upset prize $50. Registration: 9:30-10:45 Rounds: Sat 11-2-5, Sun 10-3:15 Free parking available at site. WVCA Business Meeting 10am Saturday. WVCA membership…

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WVCA Junior Championship

September 11, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Harrison County Senior Center, 500 West Main Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301 United States

Date: September 11, 2021 Site: Harrison County Senior Center, 500 W Main St, Clarksburg, WV 26301 Format: 4 round Swiss System, G/60 d10 Entry Fee: $25 by 9/1, $30 at site. Prizes: Based on 20 players. $125-75, U1900 $50, U1500/Unrated $50 Registration: 9:30-10:45 Rounds: Sat 11-1:15-3:30-5:45 or as announced at site. 2021 Junior Championship Entry Form

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October 2021

YMCA Fall Open

October 16, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Huntington YMCA, 917 9th Street
Huntington, WV 25701 United States

A WVCA Grand Prix Event Date: October 16, 2021 Site: Huntington YMCA, 917 9th St. Format: 4 Round Swiss System, G/65 d5 Registration: 9-9:45 Rounds: 10-12:45-3-5:30 or as announced Entry Fee: $20 Prizes: based on 16 players, $300-200-100, U1500 $75-50, Unrated $25 Entry Form

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November 2021

WV Senior Championship

November 6, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Harrison County Senior Center, 500 West Main Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301 United States

A State Championship Event Date: November 6, 2021 Site: Harrison County Senior Center, 500 W Main St., Clarksburg Format: 4 Round Swiss System, G/75 d5 Registration: 9-9:45 Rounds: 10-1-4-7 Entry Fee: $40 by 11/1, $50 at site Prizes: Trophies to 1st–3rd. Additional class or age trophies depending on advance entries. 1st place WVCA member and WV resident will be WVCA 2021 Senior Champion and nominee to national senior invitational event. A cash prize fund after expenses will also be awarded.…

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December 2021

YMCA Winter Open

December 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Huntington YMCA, 917 9th Street
Huntington, WV 25701 United States

A WVCA Grand Prix Event Date: December 11, 2021 Site: Huntington YMCA, 917 9th St. Format: 4 Round Swiss System, G/65 d5 Registration: 9-9:45 Rounds: 10-12:45-3-5:30 or as announced Entry Fee: $20 Prizes: based on 16 players, $300-200-100, U1500 $75-50, Unrated $25 Entry Form

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