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DateFriday, August 25, 2017
Event Format4SS
Time ControlG/25 d5
Entry Fee$40, $30 for BCF members, $5 more at door
Prizes$150-$100-$50, U2200 $50 based on 19 paid entries
Registration6:45pm - 7:15pm
Round Times7:30pm, 8:45pm, 9:45pm, and 10:45pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSaturday, August 26, 2017
Event Format4S
Time ControlG/60 d5
SectionsOpen & U1800
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more if not registered online
Prizes$$360 Guaranteed: Open 1st $150, 2nd $90 U1800 1st $72, 2nd $48
Registration9:15am - 9:45am
Round Times10:00am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm, 6:00pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateThursday, Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28
Event Format4SS
Time Control40/90 SD/20 D10
SectionsOpen & U1900
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
Prizes$300 based on 25 paid entries: Open 1st $125, 2nd $75 U1900 1st $60, 2nd $40
Registration6:30 - 7:00pm
Round Times7:15
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSaturday, September 9
Event Format3RR
Time ControlG/65 d10
SectionsPlayers will be arranged into quads by rating
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
Prizes$$80 First place in top quad, $$50 First place in each of the other quads
Registration9:15am - 9:45am; ABSOLUTELY NO ONSITE REGISTRATION AFTER 9:45AM
Round Times10:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:30pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSunday, September 10, 2017
Event Format3RR
Time ControlG/80 d10
SectionsTBA
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
PrizesTBA
Registration9:15am - 9:45am
Round Times10:00am, 1:45pm, and 5:00pm
DescriptionOpen to all players born in 1977 or earlier. Free parking on Sundays!
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateMonday, September 11 - November 6
Time Control30/90 SD/30 d10
SectionsOne section
Entry FeeFree entry by invitation only
Prizes$300-$200-$100
Round Times7:15pm
DescriptionAnnual championship open to BCF members rated over 2200 and qualifiers from other championship events.
DateMonday, September 11 - November 6
Event FormatRound robin
Time Control30/90 SD/30 d10
SectionsPlayers will be arranged into round robin sections
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
PrizesBased on entries
Registration6:30pm - 7:00pm
Round Times7:15pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateTuesday, September 12, 2017
Entry Feefree
Round Times12:00pm - 2:00pm
DescriptionLarry Christiansen will play against 25 chess players simultaneously at South Station.
Open seating until 1:15 pm.
Winner(s) receive free entry coupon for a BCC tournament.
Email natashaus@alum.mit.edu with any questions.
DateSaturday, September 16, 2017
Event Format4SS
Time ControlG/60 d5
SectionsOpen & U1800
Entry Fee$15 in advance, $30 at door, $20 for BCF members at door
Prizes$300 Guaranteed: Open: $150-$100, U1800: $50
Registration9:15am - 9:45am
Round Times10:00am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm, 6:00pm
DescriptionOPEN TO FIRST 56 PLAYERS TO REGISTER; no refund of advance entries.
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSunday, September 17, 2017
Event Format4SS
Time ControlG/60 d5
SectionsMasters
Entry Fee$50 for BCF members, $70 for non-members, $5 more if not registering online
Prizes$700 based on 18 paid entries: $450-$250
Registration9:15am - 9:45am
Round Times10:00am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm, 6:00pm
DescriptionOpen to players rated at least 2000 on the August or September supplement or live MSA rating.
Free entry for GMs and IMs with no deduction from any prize won.
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSaturday, September 23, 2017
Event Format3SS
Time ControlG/80 d10
SectionsOpen & U1800
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
Prizes$240 based on 20 paid entries: Open $100 - $60, U1800 $50 - $30
Registration9:15am - 9:45am
Round Times10:00am, 1:45pm, and 5:00pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSunday, September 24, 2017
Event Format4SS
Time ControlG/30 d5
Sections14 & Under and 8 & Under
Entry Fee$25, $20 for BCF members, $5 more at door
PrizesTrophies for 1st/2nd each age group, medal for 3rd
Registration10:00am - 10:20am
Round Times10:30am, 11:50am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSaturday, September 30, 2017
Event Format4SS
Time ControlG/60 d5
SectionsOpen & U1800
Entry Fee$40, $25 for BCF members, $5 more at the door
Prizes$$1000 Guaranteed: Open: $400-$200-$100 U1800: $200-$100
Registration9:15am - 9:45am
Round Times10:00am, 1:00pm, 3:30pm, 6:00pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateMonday, September 11 - November 6
Time Control30/90 SD/30 d10
SectionsOne section
Entry FeeFree entry by invitation only
Prizes$300-$200-$100
Round Times7:15pm
DescriptionAnnual championship open to BCF members rated over 2200 and qualifiers from other championship events
DateMonday, September 11 - November 6
Event FormatRound robin
Time Control30/90 SD/30 d10
SectionsPlayers will be arranged into round robin sections
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
PrizesBased on entries
Round Times7:15pm
DateThursday, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26
Event Format4SS
Time Control40/90 SD/20 D10
SectionsOpen & U1900
Entry Fee$35, $20 for BCF Members, $5 more at the door
Prizes$300 based on 25 paid entries: Open 1st $125, 2nd $75 U1900 1st $60, 2nd $40
Registration6:30pm - 7:00pm
Round Times7:15pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateTuesday, October 10, 2017
DescriptionOn Tuesday, October 10 the Boylston Chess Foundation will hold our Annual Membership Meeting.

On this important night, we will conduct our annual election of Officers and Board Members. The meeting will start at 7:00 PM, and the election will be held shortly thereafter.

Please come to this important event, and help determine the future of our non-profit organization.

The meeting will be held at 40 Norris Street in Cambridge, in Suite B101. Parking is available on Massachusetts Avenue, or in Davis Square.


To be eligible to vote, you must be a member in good standing at the time of our Annual Meeting, and have been a member for a least one month at any time prior to the date of the meeting. Our membership vote is non-binding, and must be ratified by the current Board of Directors.

We hope that every member who is able to, attends our annual meeting on October 10. Together, we can continue to strengthen our foundation and give it a bright future!
DateSunday, October 15, 2017
DateSaturday, October 21, 2017
DescriptionTBA
DateSunday, October 22, 2017
Event Format4SS
Time ControlG/30 d5
Sections14 & Under and 8 & Under
Entry Fee$25, $20 for BCF members, $5 more at door
PrizesTrophies for 1st/2nd each age group, medal for 3rd
Registration10:00am - 10:20am
Round Times10:30am, 11:50am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm
Entry ListCurrent Pre-Registration List
DateSaturday, October 28, 2017
DescriptionTBA