GM Wesley So Lecture and Simul vs Microsoft Family and Friends
Organized By Pacific Northwest Chess Center | Thursday, August 13, 2020 17:30 Pacific Daylight Time | Completed

Event Info
Organizer : Pacific Northwest Chess Center
Flyer Link :
Google Calendar Link : Click here for the event calendar
Live Game Link :
Pairing & Results Link :
Event Address :,,WA 98034
Prize Fund : $0
Status : Completed
Event Type : Open
Rating Type :
Use Max(OTB,Online) Rating 4 Pairing :
Time Control : Classical []
Pairing Rule : Swiss
Rounds : 0 [Each sections may have differen number of rounds]
Norm Event :
Require Check In :
Charity Event :
Total Seats : 200
Event Time Zone : Pacific Daylight Time
Dates : Thursday, August 13, 2020 5:30 PM ~ Thursday, August 13, 2020 8:30 PM
Schedule Info :
Registration : Register by Thursday, August 13, 2020 5:15 PM
Entry Fee : Due on registration
USCF Membership : Must not expire before event ends
Fair Play Rules : By registering for a PNWCC chess event, players agree to follow the fair play agreement terms in accordance with maintaining the highest possible standards of ethics and fair play during my online chess games.
Players who break the agreement will face forfeiture of their games, expulsion from the tournament, and sanctions by PNWCC,,, and US Chess.

  • I promise to follow the US Chess rules while playing my games (no communication with other players, etc)
  • I promise to not use a cell phone, chess engine, or seek any kind of outside assistance during my games.
  • I will use the program ZOOM in order to be monitored via webcam.
  • I understand that my games may be checked by and’s Fair Play team for signs of fair play violations.
  • The games of all prize winners will be certified by PNWCC's Fair Play Committee and/or's Fair Play Review Team.
  • PNWCC has the sole right to interpret the results of the online tournament games.
  • If my online account(s) get closed due to fair-play violations, I will have to return all the prize money I earned from PNWCC events, regardless if I violated the fair-play rules in the PNWCC events or not. If I do not return the prize money, PNWCC can publicly announce that my account gets closed for fair-play violation.
Description : Super GM Wesley So will give a 45-min lecture followed by a Q/A and Simul to 15 Microsoft family and friends, as a fund raising event to support Wesley and other chess players that will play the Online Chess Olympiad representing USA. The lecture is open to public for $25 donation. The Q/A and simul are for Microsoft employee, family and friends only. Check the event flyer for detail.
Misc Info : Lecture is open to public for $25 donation and can register directly. Q/A and simul are for Microsoft employee, family and friends only. Please contact for registration.

Zoom and Skype Links
Only registered & paid players can see the links. Please Login or Register to see the ZOOM and Skype Info

Sections and Entry Fees
Name Details
1 Rounds | 0 Byes | Classical Time Control | Rated | Swiss Pairing
Entry Fees
$0.00 [ & Specific USCF IDs ]
$25.00 [ ]
0 Rounds | 0 Byes | Classical Time Control | Rated | Swiss Pairing
Entry Fees
$125.00 [ & USCF Regular Rating 0 - 2200 & Specific USCF IDs ]