🚀 PNWCC G60 Online - Feb 25

Organized By Pacific Northwest Chess Center | Sunday, February 25, 2024 08:30 (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) | Event state: Completed

Event Info
Organizer : Pacific Northwest Chess Center
Flyer Link : https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bYlVylAcMv-MBci0WctIl7rWUOVxK_FA/view
Live Game Link : https://www.chess.com/events/2024-pnwcc-g60-online-02-25
Pairing & Results Link : https://www.nachesshub.com/EventFiles?EventID=fbe42039-c5a4-4dc6-bb99-152c8204ca55
Event Address : Chess.com, Online, WA, USA, 98034
Prize Fund : $200
Status : Completed
Event Type : Open
Rating Type : chess.com
Use Max(OTB,Online) Rating 4 Pairing :
Time Control : Classical [G/60;+5]
Pairing Rule : Swiss
Rounds : 4 [Each sections may have different number of rounds]
Half-point Byes Available : 1 [Each sections may have different number of half-point byes]
Norm Event :
Require Check In :
Charity Event :
Total Seats : 20
Event Time Zone : Pacific Daylight Time
Dates : Sunday, February 25, 2024 8:30 AM ~ Sunday, February 25, 2024 7:00 PM
Schedule Info : 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM PST/Seattle Time
Registration : Register by Sunday, February 25, 2024 6:30 AM
Entry Fee : Due on registration
Member Discount :
Membership Type Discount
PNWCC 6-Month Membership (Gold) 20%
Fair Play Rules : By registering for a PNWCC chess event, players agree to follow the fair play agreement terms in accordance with maintaining the highest possible standards of ethics and fair play during my online chess games.
  • I promise to not use a cell phone, chess engine, or seek any kind of outside assistance during my games.
  • I promise to follow the enhanced fair play rules in PNWCC online tournament.
    • I will use the program ZOOM in order to be monitored via webcam when required.
    • I understand that my games may be checked by Chess.com or lichess.org’s Fair Play team for signs of fair play violations.
    • The games of all prize winners will be certified by PNWCC's Fair Play Committee
    • PNWCC has the sole right to interpret the results of the online tournament games.
    • If my online account(s) get closed due to fair-play violations, I will have to return all the prize money I earned from PNWCC events, regardless if I violated the fair-play rules in the PNWCC events or not. If I do not return the prize money, PNWCC can publicly announce that my account gets closed for fair-play violation.
Players who break the agreement will face forfeiture of their games, expulsion from the tournament, and sanctions by PNWCC
Description :
  1. A 4-round Swiss tournament on chess.com with time control: G/60;+5.
  2. Event is Chess.com Rated.
  3. Sections and prizes (Open has limited play-up seats).
    • Open: $100- $70- $30
  4. PNWCC TDs will make pairing based on the highest of FIDE, USCF and USCF Online rating.
    • PNWCC TDs will start games for players.
    • Player should log-in the chess.com account and wait at https://www.chess.com/play/online on time.
    • Forfeit for 30 minutes late in R1 and 20 minutes late in R2-R4.
    • All bye requests should be submitted in check-in. Bye requests will not be accepted in the tournament day.
  5. PNWCC Fair Play Agreement and Rules with the following enhancements.
    • Must join ZOOM meeting (register and sign-in to see the link) with full name in English.
    • Must use a camera to show the player face completely.
    • Must use an angled camera to cover player and all computer screens. Exception must be approved by PNWCC.
    • Must share the full screen (not just share the web browser).
    • Must turn on Zoom audio.
    • Player can leave for restroom only when it is not his/her move.
  6. The games will be submitted to chess.com for fair play checking. After checking is done, prizes will be sent out.
  7. Check in phrase: I have read the flyer and know R1 will start at 8:30AM Seattle time. I have requested all my byes. I will join ZOOM with angled camera, microphone on and shared screen. I will play fairly.

Misc Info: Entry fee is non-refundable after 12:00AM of the event day.

Zoom and Skype Links
Only registered & paid players can see the links. Please Login or Register to see the ZOOM and Skype Info

Sections and Entry Fees
Name Details
4 Rounds | 1 Byes | Classical Time Control | chess.com Rated | Swiss Pairing | 20 Seats
$100 - $70 - $30
Entry Fees (USD)
$30.00 [ Before 2/22/2024 11:59:00 PM & Higher of FIDE/USCF[OTB|OLN] Rating 1800 - 2300 ]
$40.00 [ & Higher of FIDE/USCF[OTB|OLN] Rating 1800 - 2300 ]
Play Up : U1800 Play Up | 12 Seats
Entry Fees
$40.00 [ Before 2/22/2024 11:59:00 PM & Higher of FIDE/USCF[OTB|OLN] Rating 0 - 1799 ]
$50.00 [ & Higher of USCF OTB/OLN Regular Rating 0 - 1799 ]
Play Up : USCF 2300+ | 4 Seats
Entry Fees
$5.00 [ & FIDE Title = GM ]
$5.00 [ & FIDE Title = IM ]
$5.00 [ & Higher of FIDE/USCF[OTB|OLN] Rating 2301 - 2900 ]