PNWCC Opening Blitz - Sicilian - Play 4 Ignacio Perez
Organized By Pacific Northwest Chess Center | Saturday, December 12, 2020 09:30 (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) | Active

Event Info
Organizer : Pacific Northwest Chess Center
Flyer Link : https://drive.google.com/file/d/12VzAy99z0sbZdGf-r6D4NLJ_YvgByPTz/view?usp=sharing
lichess Team Link : https://lichess.org/team/pnwcc-themed-blitz
Google Calendar Link : Click here for the event calendar
Live Game Link : https://lichess.org/swiss/klsJQYx4
Description : Our friend Ignacio has completed his chemo and radiation treatment for stage 4 throat cancer. Always a fighter on and off the chess board, Ignacio is determined to beat the cancer and continues to study and practice chess every day in hopes of returning to the chess board soon. He's been hit hard by COVID and is currently unemployed. Any help the chess community can provide is greatly appreciated. PNWCC is organizing this 12-round, 3+2 thematic blitz tournament on behalf of Ignacio in one of his favorite openings, the Sicilian Defense. Entry is free and donations are welcomed! PNWCC will match every dollar of donation up to total $3,000 to Ignacio. PNWCC will guarantee following prizes - $200 - $100 - $50 - $25 - $15 Let's pray and play for Ignacio!
Event Address : lichess.org,Online,WA 98034
Prize Fund : $725
Status : Active
Event Type : Open
Rating Type : lichess.org
Time Control : Blitz [G/3;+2]
Pairing Rule : Swiss
Rounds : 12 [Each sections may have differen number of rounds]
Norm Event :
Require Check In :
Charity Event :
Donation Cause : To Support FM Ignacio Perez fight cancer!
Suggested Donation : $25.00
Total Seats : 200
Event Time Zone : (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Dates : Saturday, December 12, 2020 9:30 AM ~ Saturday, December 12, 2020 11:45 AM
Schedule Info : Round 1 starts at 10:00 AM. Following rounds will start immediately with 1 minute break. Time in PDT/Seattle time.
Registration : Register by Saturday, December 12, 2020 9:30 AM
Entry Fee : Due on registration
Misc Info : New Rule - To qualify for prize - 1. Must register on NAChessHub - https://www.nachesshub.com/ 2. Must join ZOOM with angled camera, video and audio and share desktop 3. lichess.org account must show real name
Member Discount :
Mebmership Type Discount
PNWCC Annual Membership 20%

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

Sections and Entry Fees
Name Details
12 Rounds | 0 Byes | Blitz Time Control | lichess.org Rated | Swiss Pairing | 200 Seats
One section for all
$200 - $100 - $50 - $25 - $15
Entry Fees
$0.00 [ By 12/5/2020 10:00:00 AM & FIDE Title = IM ]
$0.00 [ & FIDE Title = WGM ]
$0.00 [ ]