6th annual CENTRAL
NEW YORK OPEN

October 19-20, 2019 at Syracuse University
US Chess Grand Prix Points:  30 (Enhanced)

5SS, rounds 1-2 G/90, d10, rounds 3-5 40/100, SD/30, d10
Hall of Languages, Syracuse University, S. Crouse Ave., Syracuse 13210
$2500 guaranteed prize fund


In 3 sections. 
Open: $500-300-200, top U2100/Unr $210
Under 1900: $300-150-70, top U1700 (no unrated) $160
Under 1500: $200-100-50, top U1300 (no unrated) $110
Unrated may not win over $140 in U1500. 

Mixed doubles: $150 bonus to best male/female combined score among all sections. Team average must be under 2200; may play in different sections; teams must register by 2 pm 10/19.
College team prizes: Plaques to first 3 teams based on top 3 scorers from school among all sections. The tournament is open to all players; college attendance is not required.

Top 2 sections entry fee: $68 online at chessaction.com by 10/16, $72 if check mailed by 10./10 phoned to 406-896-2038 by 10/10, $72 if check mailed by 10/6, $80 at site, or online until 8 am 10/19. Online entry $5 less to NYSCA members (may join with entry).
Under 1500 Section entry fee: all $20 less than above.

No checks at site, credit cards OK. GMs, IMs & WGMs free, $60 deducted from prize. Re-entry $40; not available in Open Section.

Unofficial uschess.org ratings usually used if otherwise unrated. Special 1 year USCF dues with paper magazine if paid with entry. Online at chessaction.com, Adult $35, Young Adult $22, Scholastic $15. Mailed, or at site, Adult $40, Young Adult $25, Scholastic $17.