SPICE Cup Open


The 9th Annual SPICE Cup is an elite International Open tournament. The event aims to give the opportunities for young and talented players to fight for international title norms as well as valuable prizes. The event is co-sponsored by Webster University SPICE and the Susan Polgar Foundation.

St. Louis, Missouri
October 17–22, 2015

A 9 Round Swiss system event.

Minimum rating (FIDE) 2100, limited to first 50 entries. 

October 2015 rating will be used.

Time Control

G/90 + 30 second increment from move 1


$15,000 guaranteed

U/2400 FIDE $500-$250-$125
U/2300 FIDE $500-$250-$125

Top Woman $500-$250



  • Date


  • Location

    Clayton Plaza Hotel

  • Event name

    SPICE Cup Open

  • Event's address

    7750 Carondelet Ave, St Louis, MO 63105

  • Organizer

    Webster University SPICE

  • Website

    Click here

  • Time


Judit Polgar Chess Foundation
Judit Polgar Chess Foundation