Hosted by: Kitchener-Waterloo Chess Club

Date: Saturday October 13th, 2018 (One Day Only)

Tournament Director : Brian Clarke at bclarke1661@rogers.com or (519) 594-2430

Place: Learning Room, 2nd floor, Kitchener City Hall, 200 King St. W., Kitchener, ON

Sections: <New this Year> There will be two sections

  • Top six players (determined by average CFC rating) will play a round robin tournament. Note that only players that do not require any byes are eligible.
  • All other players will play a Swiss tournament.

We reserve the right to combine, or otherwise modify, the sections if necessary.

Tournament Details:

  • Rating: The tournament is rated by CFC for Active (Quick).
  • Rounds: 5
  • Time Control: Game in 25 minutes plus 10 seconds delay per move (Bronstein)
  • Approx. Start Times: 10:00 a.m., Lunch, 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m.
  • Entry Fee: $40 all players, $10 discount for juniors (under 17 years) and seniors (65 years or older).
  • Payment: Cash only at site. There is an ATM on site.
  • Prizes: Cash prizes will be awarded for top placements in each section.

Registration: < New this Year >

  • Preregistration must be submitted by email to bclarke661@rogers.com by October 11 to avoid the late fee. Payment to be made before 9:40 a.m. on tournament day at the site.
  • Late registration – Before 9:30 a.m. on tournament day at the site. A $10 late fee will be charged.

Miscellaneous: 
Clocks and sets will be supplied.
Several restaurants are near the site.
Parking is available street side and underground and at the site. Parking fees apply.
CFC membership: Full one-year membership adults $48, juniors $32 and one-time tournament membership adult $12, juniors $6. See www.chess.ca for details.