The Manitoba Chess Association is pleased to be holding an over-the-board rapid tournament at the Little Brown Jug microbrewery, 336 William Ave. in Winnipeg from 2:00 to 5:00 on Saturday, December 11. Details as follows:
- 5 round Swiss tournament, time control of 10 minutes plus 3 second increment.
- $15 entry fee, unless participant has never played in an MCA tournament in which case the entry fee will be $6. Registration onsite on Saturday from 1:30 to 1:50.
- A free beverage, either beer or soda is included in the entry fee.
- Prize fund will be based on entries (net of drink costs) plus $40 enhancement provided by the MCA. A prize will be awarded to the top unrated player.
- Those under age 18 are eligible to play, provided they are accompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Little Brown Jug will require proof of vaccination for everyone age 12 and up. Masks will also be required at all times when not drinking.
All are welcome to play. If you plan to attend, please contact Blair Rutter by text 204-298-6961.