2017 PEI Open Chess Championship


July 21/22-23
Schedule A Fri-Sun; Schedule B Sat-Sun

Charlottetown (UPEI - Location TBA)


Map of UPEI

Registration

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

Pre-Registration ends pre-tournament Thursday at 6pm
Regular and late entry fees are all collected on-site, at check-in

Check-In/Registration: (Schedule A) Fri 5:45pm - 6:15pm or (Schedule B) Sat 9:00 - 9:15am
Entry Fee for pre-registered players: Adults $45, Juniors (born on or after Jan 1, 1997) $35, Elementary school players $25
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

Prize Fund (Guaranteed) : 1st = 250, 2nd=125, 3rd=75
Under 2000 = 100, Under 1800 = 100, Under 1600 = 100
Note: Based on 25 paid entries - if more entries prize fund will increase accordingly



Schedule A: Fri 6:30pm; Sat 10am, 4pm; Sun 9am, 2pm
Time Control: Rd 1 Game in 90 minutes, 30 second delay; Rounds 2-5 Game in 120 minutes, 30 second delay
1/2 point bye available for rounds 1-4 (maximum of 2)

Schedule B: Sat 9:30am, 12:45pm, 4pm; Sun 9am, 2pm
Time Control: Rd 1-2 Game in 75 minutes, 15 second delay; Rounds 3-5 Game in 120 minutes, 30 second delay
1/2 point bye available for rounds 1-4 (maximum of 2)

Hybrid Schedules:
If you are unavailable for Saturday morning, the following hybrid schedule (H1) is possible. 1A, 2B, 3, 4, 5
If you are unavailable for Saturday afternoon, the following hybrid schedule (H2) could be possible. 1A, 1B, 3, 4, 5
If you are unavailable for Saturday evening, the following hybrid schedule (H3) is possible. 1A, 1B, 2B, 4, 5
If you are unavailable for Sunday morning, the following hybrid schedule (H4) is possible. 1A, 1B, 2B, 3, 5
If you are unavailable for Sunday afternoon, the following hybrid schedule (H5) is possible. 1A, 1B, 2B, 3, 4
Note: 1A = Friday 6:30pm, 2A = Sat 9:30am quicker game, 2B = Sat 12:45pm quicker game


Contact: Fred McKim 902-626-5019

Accommodations:

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 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)



Confirmed (5) as of March 13
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Richard Bowes
Fred McKim [Schedule Any]
Wane Inkpen (NL)
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Nick Elliott
Samel Sunil
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Probables
Ryan Sowa (RI)
Richard Bowes (NB)
Aidan Sowa (RI)
Peter Turner (NB)
Kevin Bu
Tony Wu
Joey Zhou
Ed Keunecke
Arnab Kundu

Maybes
Jason Manley (NB)
Peter MacKean
Anthony Banks
Raj Dahal
Italo Marzari
Jody Smith (NB)
Mark Fowlie (NB)
Brechan MacLean
Jack Ronahan
Arjun Kundu
Lewis Ford (ON)
David Ghiz
Duncan McIntyre
Thomas Nguyen
Scott Su
Alec Mason
Other Recent PEI CFC Weekend Event Participants
Sam Song (NB)
Robert Hamilton (NB)
Joe Horton (NB)
Jean Desforges (NB)
Bill Bogle (NB)
Andrew Sullivan (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)


Regrets
An Vo
Phu Vo



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