2018 Winnipeg Open (Joe Dreman Memorial) starts Tuesday, June 5

By | May 29, 2018

8 rounds

CFC and FIDE rated. $ 20 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries.

Approximately $ 200 will be added to the prize fund through the Joe Dreman legacy Location: University of Winnipeg – Room 4CM42

8 rounds – June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 8 rounds) (Players may take up to 2 half-point and any number of zero-point byes. Half-point byes for rounds 7 and 8 must be requested before Round 3. Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

Location: University of Winnipeg – Room 4CM42 8 rounds – June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 8 rounds)

(Players may take up to 2 half-point and any number of zero-point byes.

Half-point byes for rounds 7 and 8 must be requested before Round 3. Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

There is one game per week.

All of the TNTs are Swiss (pairing) style tournaments with a time control of G /110 minutes [Each player has 1 hour 50 minutes to complete their moves, the game will be be 3 hours and 40 minutes maximum].

$ 20 entry fee and CFC membership required.

All players must be CFC 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]

Registration for tournament -Tuesday, June 5 – approximately 6:35 pm to 6:50 pm Registration will be cut off at 6:50 pm. (If you think you may be late, please send an email to chessmanitoba ‘at’ gmail.com) before 5 pm (you can try later, but the wireless access at the U may be problematic) .

Players can join in Round 2, they will receive a half-point bye for Round 1.