Kentucky Chess Association

The USChess state affiliate for all of Kentucky.

Tournament Registrations

2018 Kentucky Open Registration


Date: June 2-3, 2018

Entry Fee: $45

Location: Ramada Plaza, 9700 Bluegrass Parkway., Louisville, KY 40299

5ss Sections: Open, U1800, U1400

Time Control: G90;d5


Rds 1-3 Sat 10-2-5:30, Rds 4-5 Sun 9-2.

KCA meeting between 4th and 5th rounds at 1:00.

Prizes (based on 50 entries):

Open: 450-250-150; X, 100; A, 100.

U1800: 225-125; C, 100.

U1400: 125-100; U1000/unr.: 75

Advance Registration: Check out here to register online.  Mail entries to Yussman Chess Center, 173 Sears Ave., #079, Louisville, KY 40207. All advance entries must be received by May 31.

Onsite Registration: $75, June 2, Saturday 8-9:30

Byes: Maximum two half-pt byes, must commit before round 3.

Hotel Rate: $74.95/King bed, $74.95 2 beds.

Reserve by Friday, May 11, 2018 at 3:00 to ensure rate and room. For resersvations, call (502) 491-4830 - Mention "Kentucky Chess Association" to receive rate.

Bring boards, sets, and clocks.

The top 3 Kentucky players and top 2 junior Kentucky players will be invited the State Closed Championships.

Questions: Randas Burns 502-500-7493 or email the KCA -

Please provide your USChess Membership ID Number

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