Quick Arena #1
Where: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Olathe North - 12070 S Strang Line Rd, Olathe, KS 66062 … Breakfast area
When: Registration at 5:30-6:15PM; Must be registered by 6:15PM to be paired for first round. Round 1 starts 6:30PM; Rounds 2 start as soon as your game has finished
What: $5 entry fee. Time control is Game 10+5. Quick-rated only Must be a current US Chess member to participate. Guaranteed at least 4 games. Arena Chess pairings (like lichess.org or chess.com pairing style)
Arena Chess: At the beginning of the tournament, players are paired based on their rating. As soon as you finish a game, you will then be paired with a player close to your ranking. This ensures minimum wait time, however you may not face all other players in the tournament. (In other words, round 1 pairings will be 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, etc. As soon as players are done with game, they will be paired with another player.
Other: NO Annual Club membership dues; NO spectator fee. Free Parking. Next to several restaurants --- e.g. KC Joe’s.
Questions, contact Brian Yang at AcerookChess@gmail.com