Dates:   Saturday, September 16 and Sunday, September 17, 2017

Place:    Kitchener City Hall, 200 King St., Kitchener, ON

Type:     Regular Swiss

Five (5)

Time Control: Game in 90 minutes plus 30 seconds added per move (Fischer)

Players forfeit their game if they do not play their first move within 30 minutes of the start of the rounds


  • 2000+ (CFC & FIDE rated)
  • Under 2000 (CFC & FIDE rated)
  • Under 1600 (CFC rated)
  • Under 1000 (includes unrated players) (CFC rated)

Prizes: Based on entries


  • Saturday 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m.
  • Entry Fee: $50 all players
  • $10 discount for juniors (under 17 years) and seniors (65 years or older)

Registration: All players must preregister online through the club’s website: (This site) The deadline for registration is September 14, 2017. 
Registrations received after this date will be subject to a $10 additional fee and may not receive Swiss pairings for the first round.

CFC Membership Required:

  • Full one-year adult membership $48.00 (adult) or $32 (junior)
  • One-time tournament membership $20 (adult) or $10 (junior)
  • Memberships can be purchased at the tournament site.
  • See CFC Memberships for further membership details.

Organizer: KW Chess Club
Directors: Head: Brian Clarke, or (519) 594-2430 Assistant: Tom McClelland
Miscellaneous: Byes for rounds 1-4 as requested in advance. Clocks and sets will be provided.

Register Now: This is a two part process: You must complete both the Registration and process the payment through Pay Now button:

Registration is now closed:
For inquiries: Please contact and CC: