2020 Annual County Durham Chess Congress
There will be three five round chess tournaments - Open, Major and Minor, with entry to each based on playing strength. Everybody will play five games regardless of outcomes - it is not a knock out competition. There will be games Friday night, Saturday morning and afternoon, Sunday morning and afternoon. You may choose to take a bye for one round - from rounds 1 to 4 - if you wish. There will be special prizes for people who perform better than expected tournament. The total prize fund for each competition is £700, making a total prize fund of £2100. A tournament website is planned and entry forms will be available soon.
This event is not run by Darlington Borough Council.