Greetings, 

With the 2024 officers (Paul Anderson, President;  Peter Barlay, Vice President; Mark “The Money Man” McGough, Treasurer) firmly in place after the January annual meeting, the Colorado Springs Chess Club can now fix the calendar for the upcoming year.  Here is the plan for the first 6 months.

Sundays:

Online Blitz @ 6:15 & Rapid @ 7:00

https://www.chess.com/club/colorado-springs-chess-club?ref_id=7846680

Tuesdays:

February Swiss 90 – 4SS; G/90+30

Tuesday, February 6 @ 7:00 to 10:00pm

Weekly on Tuesday, until Feb 28, 2024

March Swiss 90 – 4SS; G/90+30

Tuesday, March 5 @ 7:00 to 10:00pm

Weekly on Tuesday, until Mar 27, 2024

April Swiss 90 – 5SS; G/90+30

Tuesday, April 2 @ 7:00 to 10:00pm

Weekly on Tuesday, until May 1, 2024

May Swiss 90 – 4SS; G/90+30

Tuesday, May 7 @ 7:00 to 10:00pm

Weekly on Tuesday, until May 29, 2024

June Swiss 90 – 4SS; G/90+30

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 @ 7:00 to 10:00pm

Weekly on Tuesday, until Jun 26, 2024

See the club’s home page for more details about events on the calendar.

https://sites.google.com/view/colorado-springs-chess-club

Colorado Springs Chess ClubClub Calendarsites.google.com

Online

Sunday, February 4 @ 6:00 to 9:30pm

Weekly on Sunday

https://www.chess.com/club/colorado-springs-chess-club?ref_id=7846680

Bonus Blitz

30 min Arena; TC: G/5+0

Rounds: 6:15pm, Mountain

Rapid Online

4SS; TC: G/10+10

Rounds: 7:00pm, Mountain

Site: https://www.chess.com/club/colorado-springs-chess-club?ref_id=7846680

Entry Fee: FREE

Registration: 1 hour before the start

Questions: Paul Anderson @ Text: (719) 551-9833; E-mail: cschess@juno.com

Over-The-Board

I was able to get the victory over Clint in the final round to take home 1st place.  However, Clint did rack up 82 rating points to help heal his wounds.

Here is the ratings report:

https://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?202401300322

Here are the results & prizes:

You can view the full standings at the bottom the home page :

https://sites.google.com/view/colorado-springs-chess-club

Better with faces than names, then you can view photos in the google album:

Swiss 90

Tuesday, February 6 @ 7:00 to 10:00pm

Weekly on Tuesday, until Feb 28, 2024

104 E Platte Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, USA

February Swiss 90

4SS; G/90+30

Registration:  About 6:00pm until 6:45pm each week  

Site:  Ballroom in the Acacia Apartment Bldg., 104 E. Platte Ave., Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Sections:  Open

Membership:  USCF membership required

Monthly Entry Fee:  $10.00; $5.00 for CSCC Supporting Members

One-Night Entry Fee:  $4.00; $2.00 for CSCC Supporting Members

Prizes:  Cash prizes TBA

Time Control:  G/90+30

Rounds: One game per night, starting at 7:00pm

Entries: Paul Anderson.

Phone: (719) 551-9833 SMS.

E-mail: cschess@juno.com

Note:  Players must check-in by 6:45pm each week to be paired

Peace be with you,

Paul Anderson – President of the Colorado Springs Chess Club

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