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2017-2018 Tournaments & Events

HOW TO REGISTER / SIGN UP:
  • You may enter and register conveniently online via our website!
    Click the Linked Text under "TOURNAMENTS" below for more details and to Register for a Tournament. (See also "Joining - USCF Membership" further below.)
  • You may also enter using our easy, printable mail-in/fax form [FAX: (504)208-9620]
  • For more information or questions regarding Cajun Chess Tournaments or USCF Memberships; and/or to pre-register for any of the below tournaments by phone if preferred, call: 504-208-9596
DATES: 2017-2018 TOURNAMENTS & EVENTS:  { Click Linked Text Below }
Dec. 26-30, 2017 (Tues-Sat)

-- [NEW ORLEANS/KENNER, LA] - $6,000 NEW ORLEANS OPEN - NEW FORMAT OF 7SS (Open Section is G/90 i30 and FIDE Rated - all other sections are G/120 d5. Hilton New Orleans Airport Hotel, 901 Airline Dr., Kenner, LA (directly across from the N.O. Int'l Airport).    One-day USCF-RATED SCHOLASTIC INDIVIDUAL CHESS TOURNAMENT, and BUGHOUSE & BLITZ TOURNAMENTS on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017.  $6,000 Main Event (7 Rounds) on Wed - Sat.,  Dec. 27-30. 2017.  Hosted by Cajun Chess!

 2018 Tournaments & Events

MAR 16-18, 2018 (Fri-Sun)

-- [HOUSTON, TX] - $10,000 LONE STAR OPEN - 5SS (Open & U2000 Sections are G/90 i30 and FIDE Rated - all other sections are G/120 d5).  Doubletree Hilton Houston North, 15747 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Houston, TX  77032.  SIDE EVENTS:  "Cajun Knock-Out" BLITZ Tournament on Sat. night (March 17th - after Round 3 - Open to All), and a One-Day SCHOLASTIC Team & Individual Chess Tournament on Saturday, March 17th at 10am (4SS, G/30 d5, USCF-Rated).  $10,000 Main Event (5 Rounds) offers 2-day or 3--day schedule.  Hosted by Cajun Chess!



Joining - USCF Membership:

MEMBERSHIPS: FEES & BENEFITS:
Premium Adult:

$49.00 - (Premium Adult) one-year membership includes 12 issues per year of Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Regular Adult:

$40.00 - (Regular Adult) one-year membership includes online access to monthly Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Seniors 65 & over:

$40.00 - (Senior) one-year membership includes 12 issues per year of Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Premium Young Adult:

$35.00 - (Premium Young Adult - age 24 and Under) one-year membership includes 12 issues per year of Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Regular Young Adult:

$26.00 - (Regular Young Adult - age 24 and Under) one-year membership includes online access to Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Premium Youth:

$30.00 - (Premium Youth - age 15 and Under) one-year membership includes 6 issues of Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Regular Youth:

$22.00 - (Regular Youth - age 15 and Under) one-year membership includes online access to monthly Chess Life magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Premium Scholastic:

$25.00 - (Premium Scholastic - age 12 and Under) one-year membership includes 6 issues of Chess Life for Kids magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.

Regular Scholastic:

$17.00  - (Regular Scholastic - age 12 and Under) one-year membership includes online access to Chess Life for Kids magazine and the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system.