$100,000 Guaranteed Prize Fund will not be reduced
|Maximum Prize for Players|
with Provisional Ratings*
Perfect Score Bonus: the Open Section Champion will receive an EXTRA $2,000 for a perfect score.
Beginners Section Prizes
1st $200, 2nd $125, 3rd $75 each day
$300 best overall (best 2 daily scores combined)
Mixed Doubles combined score for Male/Female Team with an average rating below 2200
1st $1,500, 2nd $750, 3rd $350, 4th $250, 5th $150
The winner of the Open Section is the National Open Champion and receives a replica of the Edmondson Cup in addition to the cash prize.
Plus Score Bonus: in addition to any other prizes, every player with 3-1/2 points or more wins a $50 gift certificate. Plus score certificates will be awarded on site only. ($12,000 guaranteed)
The Freddie: The best played game by a player age 14 & under wins the FREDDIE plus $200: donated by Fred Gruenberg. The top 2 runners up win $100 and $50.
* Players with only provisional ratings (based on 25 games or fewer) may not win more than 40% of the top prize in any rating restricted section of the National Open. The balance of the prize goes to the next player/s in line. Players under 1000, might opt to play in any or all of our 3 Daily Beginners Sections where they are eligible for all prizes.
Players who do not wish to compete for cash prizes may fill out a confidential waiver, and all prizes will be donated to the school or organization of their choice.