Thursday, June 26, 2014
2nd DC International
The 2nd D.C. International will be held from June 26-30, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia.
The event has one Open section, which will be 9 rounds. FIDE norms are possible. The guaranteed prize fund is $10,000.
Prizes: $3000-1500-1000-700-600-500-400-300-200, top FIDE under 2300 or unrated $1200-600.
Minimum prize $800 to foreign Grandmasters, $400 to foreign IMs or WGMs, $200 to foreign FMs who complete all games with no byes.
Last year winner was GM Parimarjan Negi.
The 42nd Annual World Chess Open continues after at the same playing venue.