I so happy my adopted chess club decided to bring back this two-day summer tournament. Last July the first Milwaukee Summer Challenge hosted by Southwest Chess Club and the turnout was 76 players, including Anupama Rajendra, winner of the 2012 National All Girls
The flyer for the Milwaukee Summer Challenge II, which will be held June 15 - 16, 2013 in Milwaukee, is available at Southwest Chess Club's website. Here's some information:
5-Round Swiss; G/120 with 5 second delay;
4 Sections: Master/Expert (closed), U2000, U1500, and U1000;
Goddesschess and Best Game prizes will be awarded (see below)!
Chess Magnet School Junior Grand Prix!
Goddess Chess Prizes for this event:
(1) in Master/Expert, $100 to top scoring female finisher provided at least 2 females play;
(2) in U2000, $75, to top scoring female finisher provided at least 2 females play;
(3) in U1500, $50, to top scoring female finisher provided at least 3 females play;
(4) in U1000, $25, to top scoring female finisher provided at least 3 females play;
There are no tie-breaks; if tie score the prize money is split; and
Must score a draw or win in any section to qualify for prize.
Best Games Prizes:
I hope you all will come out and support the Milwaukee Summer Challenge II and those great folks at Southwest Chess Club :)