The 11th Annual Southern Class Championships will be held from March 22-24, 2013, at the Wyndham Orlando Resort, 8001 International Drive, Orlando, Florida.
The event has a $12,000 prize fund based on 180 paid entries with $9,000 guaranteed.
The event has 7 sections: Master, Expert, Class A, Class B, Class C, Class D and Class E. All sections have either 3-day (March 22-24) or 2-day (March 23-24) schedules to play in.
Last year winner of the Master Open was GM Lars Bo Hansen.
Master Section (2200/up): $1200-600-300-200. FIDE rated.
Expert Section (2000-2199): $1000-500-300-200. FIDE rated.
Class A Section (1800-1999/Unr): $1000-500-300-200.
Class B Section (1600-1799/Unr): $1000-500-300-200, unrated limit $650.
Class C Section (1400-1599/Unr): $800-400-250-150, unrated limit $500.
Class D Section (1200-1399/Unr): $700-400-200-100, unrated limit $350.
Class E Section (Under 1200/Unr): $400-200-100, unrated limit $200, trophies to first 3, top Under 1000, Under 800, Under 600, Unrated.