2017 Winter Chess Classic A
- Prompt Arrival: Players are expected to arrive promptly for their games. Players more than 30 (thirty) minutes late for a round shall forfeit that round.
- No Draws: A 30-move draw rule will be in effect throughout the event, including any playoff games. Players may not mutually agree to a draw in less than 30 moves.
- No Cell Phones: No cell phones or other electronic devices shall be allowed in the tournament area.