The 36th Cardinal Open Chess Tournament will take place on 25-27th January at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 2886 Airport Dr, Columbus, Ohio.
The event will be held in five sections: Open (FIDE rated), U2100, U1800, U1500, U1300. All sections will be played over five rounds of Swiss system.
The prize fund is $8,000 based on 150 paid entries.
Open $1200-800-500-300-250, U2200 $550; 1st three guaranteed
Schedule: 3-day: Registration Fri 5-6:30pm, Round 1 7pm; Sat 10:45 & 5:45; Sun 9:30 & 4:30
2-day: Registration Sat 9-10:15, Rounds 10:45, 2:00, then merge w/ 3-day 5:45; Sun 9:30 & 4:30.
Flyer and paper entry form at www.neilley.com/chess. Contact Grant Neilley, firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or 614-314-1102 with questions.