South Georgia Chess Club Presents:

The 2nd Annual John Williams Memorial Chess Open
December 8th, 2012

Where: The Goodwill Assembly Of God, 1173 US Hwy 441 N, Pearson, GA 31642    

Please visit our website to view ALL tournament info and also to pre-register for the tournament (it will save you money). You will be able to view a list of already registered players and see directions to the tournament.

5Rd SS. USCF-Rated. USCF membership required (may renew/join on-site)

Registration:  9:00 9:45 am     ( 2 sections: Open & Reserve)

 EF:  Open: $40 by Dec. 5th at, $50 at the door.

Reserve: U1400/Scholastic/UNR section $30 by Dec 5th, $40 at the door.

TC: G/50 + 5sec delay.

Rounds: 10:00/11:45/2:00/3:45/5:30   (Lunch 1:30 to 2:00; expected finish time 7:15)


Open ($1000G) 1st $400 + Championship Trophy, 2nd $200, 3rd $100. U1900: $50, U1800: $50, U1700: $50, U1600: $50. Biggest upset award: 1 for each of the 5 Rds $20 = total of $100

U1400/Scholastic/Unrated: ($600G) 1st $250  + Championship Trophy, 2nd $125, 3rd $75. U1300: $25, U1200: $25, U1100: $25, U1000: $25. Biggest upset award: 1 for each of the 5 Rds $20 = total of $100.
There will also be 1st, 2nd, 3rd place trophies for the top scholastic players.

Special thanks to Guthrie Motors for sponsoring the tournament and making this possible!

If you have any questions please contact tournament organizers:

Yancey Guthrie: 912-592-1235 or Ansley Guthrie: 912-592-4052