2017 Charlottetown Open Chess Championship

May 27-28

UPEI - Health Science Building Room 105/106

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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) $30
Elementary school players $20
Second Family Member $10 off
First Time CFC Member $10 off
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 ....

Charlottetown Open Chess Tournament
Junior Tornado Division
May 27 & 28
UPEI, Health Sciences Building, Room 105/106

Open to Juniors Under 14
with a CFC Regular Rating less than 1200 or Unrated
Players SHOULD have a CMA rating of 600

CFC & CMA Rated
CFC Membership not Required

Registration Sat 8:45-9:15am
Games at Sat 9:30, 11:30am, 2:30, 4:30pm; Sun 9:30, 11:30am
Players are required to play a minimum of 4 games
1/2 pt bye for any missed rounds

Entry Fee - $20
Second Family Member - $10
Pre-register by e-mail by Wed, May 24 to avoid $5 late fee
Minimum of 6 players; maximum of 16

Book Prizes

For more information or to pre-register
contact Fred McKim

Pre-Registered (9)
1100(est) - Samel Sunil
1050(est) - Ibrahim Abou Assali
1000(est) - Johan Jijo
UNR - Terrin Lewis
900(est) - Oscar Cormier
UNR - Cindy Yan
725(est) Andreh Abou Assali
700(est) - Suri Wang
675(est) - Sam Wang 


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 May 26

Confirmed (16)
2103 - Jean Desforges (NB)
2099 - Richard Bowes (NB)
1990 - Philippe Cliche (NB)
1970 - Peter Turner (NB)
1846 - Fred McKim
1734 - Tony Wu
1700(est) X - Sean Breitkreuz (NB)
1539 - Ed Keunecke
1460 - Andy Vo
1450/8 - Joey Zhou
1376 - Arnab Kundu
1369 - Peter Vo
1315 - Mark Fowlie (NB)
1150(est) - Samel Sunil (spare)
1057/4 - Thomas Nguyen
971/4 - Iain Blair (KS)

Anthony Banks

Andrew Sullivan (NB)
Raj Dahal
Jody Smith (NB)
Jack Ronahan
Leon Liang
David Ghiz
Charles Schurman

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)

Peter MacKean
Steve Saunders (NS)
Kevin Bu
Italo Marzari
Amos Bell (NB)
Ben Schurman
Luke Dickie
Scott Su

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