Oct 21, 2020 | 20:00 U.S. Women’s Championship

Oct 21, 2020 |  U.S. Women’s Championship

The U.S. Women’s Championship is a 12-player round-robin tournament taking place from 21-24 October 2020 on Lichess.
Players receive 25 minutes for the entire game, plus a 5-second increment starting from move one. Official website: www.uschesschamps.com

The 2020 U.S. Women’s Championship is an elite national championship event, featuring 12 of the strongest female chess players in America. Over the course of eleven rounds, these competitors will battle for $100,000 in prize money and the title of 2020 U.S. Women’s Chess Champion.

 

 

USA-ch Women 2020, Saint Louis

 

Dates October 21 – 24, 2020
Format 12-Player Round Robin
Time Control G/25 + 5
Prize Fund $100,000

 

DATE TIME* EVENT
Wednesday, October 21 1:00 PM Round 1
2:15 PM Round 2
3:30 PM Round 3
Thursday, October 22 1:00 PM Round 4
2:15 PM Round 5
3:30 PM Round 6
Friday, October 23 1:00 PM Round 7
2:15 PM Round 8
3:30 PM Round 9
Saturday, October 24 1:00 PM Round 10
2:15 PM Round 11
3:30 PM Playoffs

* All times listed are CT (GMT-5).

PLACE PRIZE PLACE PRIZE
1st $25,000 7th $5,000
2nd $18,000 8th $4,000
3rd $13,000 9th $3,500
4th $10,000 10th $3,000
5th $8,000 11th $2,500
6th $6,000 12th $2,000
Total Prize Fund $100,000

 

https://www.uschesschamps.com/