A seven-round chess tournament sponsored by the Utah Chess Association and the Brigham Young University Chess Club will be held Saturday, Aug. 19, on the BYU campus.
The fourth annual Utah Blitz-Chess Championship will be held in room 347 of the Wilkinson Center. The tourney is organized and directed by Jeff Robinson.A $400 prize fund will go to overall winners in several categories. Players who are members of the U.S. Chess Federation can waive the $10 entry fee.
Entry fee is $15 at time of the tournament. Students grades K-12 and senior citizens can enter for $5. Registration for the event will be from 9 to 9:30 a.m., and the first round will begin at 10 a.m. with subsequent rounds scheduled about two per hour.
For more information, call Robinson at 378-4761 or 798-7912.