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October 14th, 2023 - NATIONAL CHESS DAYICA

Six Rounds of heart-pounding G25:D3 Challenges! 3 competitive sections!
Each one will crown a Quick Chess Champion (have to be an ICA Member/Resident)!

Joliet Junior College- Building J- lower floor.
1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, IL
(Located conveniently a short distance off I55 and not far from I80!)

Plenty of nearby restaurants.

EF: $40 before August 22, 2023
$50 Before September 15
$60 Before and on October 13, 2023
$75 At door/day of.
Register at
Current USCF Membership Required. Only your quick chess rating will be affected.

$5 Discount for players with current ICA Membership (Buy yours on
$5 Discount for JJC Students (By Coupon Code Contact JJC Chess Club: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
GM/IM/FM/WGM/WIM/WFM Free entry.

Round times 10, 11:15, 1, 2:15, 3:30, 4:45

$2000.00 Based on 100 paid entries + Door Prizes (ICA Members only)
(Organizers Reserve the right to increase prize fund if more than 125 paid entries are received.)

Champion Section (Open to 1800+)

Challenger Section (Open to 1200-1799)

Contender Section (Open to U1200)