GCC: Competitive Chess Close to Austin

The Georgetown Chess Club was featured in the April 2019 issue of the Georgetown View. Check out the article here: http://gtownview.com/2019/04/georgetown-chess-club/

GCC schedule for 2019 (doors open at 5:30 PM)

Pre-register for all GCC Events with one convenient form: https://goo.gl/forms/71R8EY6H8i4VeBJD3

On-site registration for all events is 5:30-6:00 PM on the date of Round 1 for each tournament. Round 2 entry with a first round BYE is permitted. Pre-registration by emailing the TD is recommended: vvanburen@gmail.com. Events are subject to change depending on the room availability at the Georgetown TX Public Library. All tournaments are USCF-rated, and USCF membership is required for participation in tournaments. Except for the Championship, there are no prizes for tournaments (that’s how we keep it so cheap).

Jan 9 – Round 1 of 4, GCC January 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Jan 16 – Round 2 of 4, GCC January 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Jan 23 – Round 3 of 4, GCC January 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Jan 30 – Round 4 of 4, GCC January 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Feb 6 – Round 1 of 4, GCC February 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Feb 13 – Round 2 of 4, GCC February 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Feb 20 – Round 3 of 4, GCC February 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Feb 27 – Round 4 of 4, GCC February 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Mar 6 – Round 1 of 4, GCC March 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Mar 13 – Round 2 of 4, GCC March 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Mar 20 – Round 3 of 4, GCC March 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Mar 27 – Round 4 of 4, GCC March 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Apr 3 – Round 1 of 4, GCC April 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Apr 10 – Round 2 of 4, GCC April 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Apr 17 – Round 3 of 4, GCC April 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Apr 24 – Round 4 of 4, GCC April 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

May 1 – Round 1 of 4, GCC May 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
May 8 – Round 2 of 4, GCC May 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

May 15 – Round 3 of 4, GCC May 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
May 22 – Round 4 of 4, GCC May 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
May 29 – GCC May 2019 BLITZ, Double Round Robin Blitz G/5; EF $4

Jun 5 – Round 1 of 4, GCC June 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Jun 12 – Round 2 of 4, GCC June 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Jun 19 – Round 3 of 4, GCC June 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Jun 26 – Round 4 of 4, GCC June 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Jul 3 – OPEN PLAY
Jul 10 – OPEN PLAY
Jul 17 – OPEN PLAY
Jul 24 – OPEN PLAY
Jul 31 – GCC July 2019 QUICK Swiss, 3-Rounds, G/24;+5; EF $4

Aug 7 – Round 1 of 4, GCC August 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Aug 14 – Round 2 of 4, GCC August 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Aug 21 – Round 3 of 4, GCC August 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Aug 28 – Round 4 of 4, GCC August 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Sep 4 – Round 1 of 4, GCC September 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Sep 11 – Round 1 of 4, GCC September 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Sep 18 – Round 1 of 4, GCC September 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Sep 25 – Round 1 of 4, GCC September 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Oct 2 – Round 1 of 4, GCC October 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30; EF $2
Oct 9 – Round 2 of 4, GCC October 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30

Oct 16 – Round 3 of 4, GCC October 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Oct 23 – Round 4 of 4, GCC October 2019 Swiss, G/90;+30
Oct 30 – GCC October 2019 Spooky BLITZ, Double Round Robin Blitz G/5; EF $4, Wear a costume for free entry.

Nov 6 – Round 1 of 6, GCC 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP; G/90;+30; EF $25, Prizes: $75-$50-$25 plus trophies for 1st-3rd overall, medals for U1400 1st-3rd.
Nov 13 – Round 2 of 6, GCC 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP; G/90;+30
Nov 20 – Round 3 of 6, GCC 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP; G/90;+30
Nov 27 – THANKSGIVING BREAK

Dec 4 – Round 4 of 6, GCC 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP; G/90;+30
Dec 11 – Round 5 of 6, GCC 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP; G/90;+30
Dec 18 – Round 6 of 6, GCC 2019 CHAMPIONSHIP; G/90;+30
Dec 25 – WINTER BREAK

Jan 1 – WINTER BREAK

Club Information
Play casual games and tournament games. The Georgetown Public Library is the home of the Georgetown Chess Club. We are an active club located in Georgetown TX, just 30 minutes North of Austin TX. All ages and abilities are welcome, but minors should be accompanied by a responsible adult. The club meets on Wednesdays from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM in the Georgetown Public Library (402 W 8th St, Georgetown, TX 78626) in the Community Room on the 2nd floor.

Play online. We have a group on Chess.com: https://www.chess.com/groups/view/georgetown-chess-club Join the group to create online games with other players in the Central Texas/Austin area.

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See our Announcements page for information about upcoming tournaments, results and pairings for the next round, and other happenings.

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Contact Vincent VanBuren with your questions.

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