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Jerry Spann Memorial
& Oklahoma Open Chess


June 3–4, 2023

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Wyndham Garden Oklahoma City Airport

2101 S. Meridian Avenue, OKC 73108 map

(405) 543-1961


5-SS; G/90+30



Championship, Reserve (U1700), Amateur (U1300)



$3,000 based upon 100 entries. 1st prize each section guaranteed. Championship plaques for top Oklahoman in each section. 


Championship: 1st $600, 2nd $400, 3rd $200, Top U1900 $150


Reserve (U1700): 1st $450, 2nd $250, 3rd $150, Top U1500 $100


Amateur (U1300): 1st $300, 2nd $200, top U1000 $100, top unrated $100




Saturday: Registration 8:30–9:30. Rounds at 10, 2:30, and 7.

Sunday: membership meeting at 8. Rounds at  9:30 and 2:30.



One 1⁄2-point bye if requested before round 2.

No Reentries. 

OCA's electronic device rules will be enforced.

Bring your own clock. Boards and pieces provided.  

Hotel Information

$96 per night if reserved by May 18.

Ask for Oahoma Chess Association rate. (405) 543-1961

Wyndham Garden Hotel Oklahoma City Airport

2101 S. Meridian Avenue, OKC 73108


$60 by 5/18, then $75.

$20 discount for scholastic players in Amateur or Reserve.

$15 to play up to the Championship for players rated under 1600.

Free entry to masters (2200+) with entry fee deducted from prizes. 2200+ players should email entries to


Use the link below to go to online registration.  Or mail a check to Oklahoma Chess Association, c/o Paul Covington, 18227 S. Quail Meadow Drive, Claremore, OK 74017


Contact Paul Covington or (719) 310-7542 

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