Tuesday, October 05, 2010

You are cordially invited to play in the

16th annual

Boston University Open

(in association with the Boylston Chess Foundation)

Sat., Nov. 6, 2010


4-SS; G/60; 3 Sections: Open; U1900; U1600

Boston University,


George Sherman Union

775 Commonwealth Ave. Boston 02215

MACA information:



Email registration

To register by email and get the $20 entry fee, simply fill out the info below and return.

You can bring cash or a check to the site on the morning of the event.

Name ____________________________________________

Section ___Open ___ U1900 ___U1600

send email to oresick@bu.edu

phone: 617 794 -1200


Directions: http://www.bu.edu/maps/index.php?id=189

Parking is across University road just before the BU bridge on the same side of Comm. Ave. as the George Sherman Union. You must pay the attendant $7 for the day.

E F:

  • $15 for BU students (BUID)
  • $20 if check received by Nov 5
  • $20 by email by Nov 5
  • $30 for all others at site
  • GM's, IM's, and past winners of the Open Section play for free.

Cash Prizes: based on Entries. In past years the prize fund has been more than $1000 and the first prize around $300. Because prize checks will be mailed by Boston University, winner must provide home address and social security number to receive a check.

Open section: 1st & 2nd / Top under 2200

U1900 section: 1st & 2nd

U1600 section: 1st & 2nd l/ Top under 1200

Allan Ong Prize for the top undergraduate college student:

Trophies for 3 player teams: Top college / Top high school / Top elementary or middle school

NC, NS, W.

Reg: 9:00 - 9:45 am

Rds: 10:00, 12:30, 2:45, 5:00

Entries: send name, section desired, USCF number and check made out to the BU Chess Club to

BU Open Entries

c/o Robert Oresick

Boston University

871 Commonwealth Ave.

Boston, MA 0221

An account of last year's BU Open is at

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