Get Ready! The Greater Peoria Open will be here before you know it!
Peoria Travelodge Hotel & Conference Center
Formerly known as the Grand Hotel, the Travelodge Hotel and Conference Center hosted last year's GPO as well as the 2011 & 2015 ICA State All Grade tournaments. Enjoy the convenience of quick & easy access to the tournament by staying with us for this tournament weekend.
The ICA Illinois Tour
Each year the Illinois Chess Association designates 12 Tournaments across the state as tour events. The top scores across all 12 tournaments wins special prizes by rating class from our state organization. The Bradley Summer Open is also Illinois Tour event.
The USCF Grand Prix
The USCF Grand Prix is a set of chess tournaments for prize money rated by the United States Chess Federation. At the end of the year, prizes are awarded to players with the most points. There are 15 Grand Prix points to be awarded at the GPO. The first prize is usually $10,000.