HOW THE GRAND PRIX SYSTEM WORKS:The Grand Prize Winners will be decided based on their total score in the total of 4 Grand Prix tournaments throughout the chess season. It will depend on player’s total score in the tournaments together with their added bonus points. To find out more, please contact us at

Location:           1701 East Seneca Street, Tucson, AZ 85719

Description:         4 rounds: 3 Sections. Open (over 1500 USCF), Reserve (U 1500) and Booster (U800).Special possible “Expert” section in the “Open”. Open to all current USCF members.

time control: Game in 40 minutes + 5 sec increment per move.

Schedule:       4 Rounds: At 9:30 AM / 11:00 AM/ 1:00 PM/ 2:30 PM. Closing Ceremony immediately after the rounds are completed. Pairings may be done as to make the best match-ups possible.

Trophies:         Trophies, certificates and medals in each section. Special trophies available in each division.

Information:   Levon Altounian (520) 891-3632 or

registration:   Mail-in (see below) or through the website (it is very easy and convenient).

merchandise:   10% off for participants for any chess sets or books sold on-site.

Fee:                 $25 if postmarkedbefore October 10th and December 16th respectively, $5 more after.

On-Site:           On-siteregistration between9:00 AM-9:25 AM.

Download the registration form here