2017 Earl Rosenbloom Memorial Chess Tournament starts Tuesday, November 7

By | November 1, 2017

2017 Earl Rosenbloom Memorial Chess Tournament

University of Winnipeg –

Room 4CM42

One Section – FIDE and CFC Rated

Swiss – 7 rounds

Prizes based on entries – class prizes also

Dates: November 7 – December 19, 2017

Arbiter: Anthony Boron

Org CFC / Manitoba Chess Association

Time Controls – G /110(+Guideline III.4 for situations with players having under 2 minutes remaining.)

Start time is 7:00 pm

(Players may take up to 2 half-point and any number of zero-point byes. Half-point byes for rounds 6 and 7 must be requested before Round 4.) .

Registration – November 7 – approximately 6:30 pm to 6:50 pm.

Late Registration for tournament – November 14 or 21 – approximately 6:30 pm to 6:45 pm – you will receive a 1/2 point bye for each of the first two rounds missed.

All players must be CFC (Chess Federation of Canada) members (can be obtained during registration on-site) $20 for a one-tournament adult membership or $ 49 for 12 months- new adult members pay only $ 36 for a twelve-month CFC membership; Junior (under 20) members pay $ 10 for a one-tournament membership, $ 34 for a twelve-month CFC membership, new junior members pay only $ 24 for a twelve month CFC membership).

Top 2 Manitoba Finishers in the 2017 Earl Rosenbloom Memorial qualify to the 2018 Manitoba Championship

Entry Fees: 2017 Earl Rosenbloom Memorial $ 25

Great opportunity to Start, add to, or complete your FIDE Rating requirements.

Tentative Pairings to be Published prior to Rounds 3-7

Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42

(This is not a knockout tournaments, players will play all 7 rounds)(If you can not play on one or more weeks, please contact the TD BEFORE the round.)

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