2017 Charlottetown Open Chess Championship

May 27-28

UPEI - Location TBA

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Pre-Register via e-mail: Fred McKim (fred_mckim@hotmail.com)
Pre-Register via phone: 902-626-5019

Pre-Registration ends pre-tournament Friday at 6pm
Regular and late entry fees are all collected on-site day of the event

Check-In/Registration: Sat 9:00am - 9:20am
Entry Fee for pre-registered players:
Adults $40,
Juniors (U20: born on or after Jan 1, 1997) $30,
Elementary school players $20
Late Entry (no pre-registration): $10 extra

Chess Federation of Canada (CFC):
All players must be (or become) a member of the CFC or pay a CFC Tournament Fee
1) CFC Annual Membership (PEI) - includes a subscription to the monthly Canadian Chess News magazine (PDF Format) and eligibility for any CFC rated events for one year: Adult - $41, Junior (U20) - $27
2) CFC Tournament Fee (PEI) - allows entry to this one CFC tournament: Adult - $16, Junior (U20) - $8
3) CFC Membership Rates and Tournament Fees for other provinces

Format: 5 Round Swiss
Schedule: Sat: 9:30am, 1pm, 6pm; Sun: 9am, 2pm
1/2 point bye available for rounds 1-4 (maximum of 2)

Time Control: Game/120 with 30 sec delay (Round 1 - Game/75 with 15 sec delay).
It is anticipated there will be enough Digital clocks for all games.
If not: Game/150 (except Rd 1: Game/90) will be used for Analog clocks

Prize Fund: B/20
Cash: 1st = 150, 2nd = 100,
Cash or Book: Most Improved, Top Youth (U18), Top Cadet (U12), etc ....


Some UPEI Residence Rooms should be available Call: 902-566-0952 (September to April); 902-566-0442 (May to August) Standard dorm rooms start at about $55 & tax per night, but all different styles (ie. suites with kitchens) and costs are available

Several motels are in the area.

University Ave:
Inn on the Hill (902-894-8572) ....closer to downtown

On the Highway (Capital Dr) also close by:
Rodd Royalty Inn (902-894-8566)
Best Value Inn (902-892-2481)
Comfort Inn (902-566-4244)
Banbridge Inn (902-368-2223)
Queens Arms Inn (902-368-1110
Holiday Inn (902-892-1201)

Contact: Fred McKim 902-626-5019

As of April 21

Confirmed (10)
2099 - Richard Bowes (NB)
1846 - Fred McKim
1468/13 - Nick Elliott
1450/8 - Joey Zhou
1376 - Arnab Kundu
1345 X - Andy Vo
1326 X - Peter Vo
1225(est) - Samel Sunil
975(est) - Thomas Nguyen
971/4 - Iain Blair (KS)

Peter Turner (NB)
Kevin Bu
Tony Wu
Ed Keunecke
Jody Smith (NB)
Mark Fowlie (NB)

Peter MacKean
Anthony Banks
Andrew Sullivan (NB)
Italo Marzari
Brechan MacLean
Jack Ronahan
Arjun Kundu
Ibrahim Abou Assali
Duncan McIntyre
Joanna Xie
Scott Su

Other Recent PEI CFC Weekend Event Participants
Sam Song (NB)
Robert Hamilton (NB)
Joe Horton (NB)
Jason Manley (NB)
Jean Desforges (NB)
Bill Bogle (NB)
John Bleau (QC)
Logan Davidson (NB)
Ken Cashin (NS)
George Hensel (NB)
Conrad MacNeil (NS)
Trevor Pardy (NB)
Alexandre LeBlanc (NB)
Luc Blanchette (NB)
Alain Blanchette (NB)

Steve Saunders (NS)

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