City: Kitchener
Contact: Brian Clarke at or (519) 594-2430
Date: Saturday June 24th, 2017
Place: Kitchener City Hall, 200 King St., Kitchener, ON
Intro & History: This annual event has been popular with clubs and groups from Toronto to Windsor, Hamilton, Sudbury. Teams have been made up of players with a wide range of chess experience. Rounds: 5
Start Times: 10:30 a.m., Lunch, 1:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
Type: Active (Quick) Swiss with teams of 4 players from same club, company, or region. Pairing will be by team scores. Board positions are determined by ratings of the team players.
Time Control: Game in 25 minutes plus 10 seconds added per move (Bronstein)
Entry Fee: $40 for team of four. CFC membership required for each player, can be paid on site; Adult $48, Junior $30, One-time tournament $20
Payment: Cash only at site. There is an ATM on site.
Prizes: Team prize determined by matches won, lost, and drawn. $$Based on entries, trophies and cash.
Registration: 10 am

Misc.: Clocks and sets will be supplied. Several restaurants are near the site. Free parking available in Manulife parking lot at corner of Charles St., and Water St., one block from the site.