2023 April Tuesday Night Tournament One Section – CFC and FIDE Standard Rated Event $ 30 entry fee – Prizes tbd.
Location: Canadian Mennonite University (600 Shaftesbury Boulevard)
Room D33 (map and direction and important information https://chess.chessmanitoba.org/?page_id=4538 Free Parking !
CFC Membership required. Pre-registration is strongly recommended as capacity will be limited.
5 rounds – 1 game on each Tuesday, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 5 rounds) (Players may take up to 1 half-point and any number of zero-point byes.)
Half-point byes for round 5 must be requested before Round 2. Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp. FIDE Zero tolerance rule not in effect (After the first round, you will not forfeited if you are late, but will lose after 1 hour of being late).
There is one game per week. This tournament is a Swiss (pairing) style tournaments with a time control of G /90 minutes plus a five-second increment from move 1. The games will be be approx. 3 hours maximum
Start time is 7:00 pm -$ 30 entry fee and CFC membership required. All players must be CFC members (can be obtained during registration on-site) – CFC memberships – Annual(12-month) – Adults $ 25, Juniors $17. New members will have their CFC membership fee refunded after completion of all rounds of a MCA CFC standard rated tournament.
On site Registration for tournament (if capacity has not been reached through pre-registration) – Tuesday, May 2- approximately 6:35 pm to 6:50 pm Registration will be cut off at 6:50 pm.
Tournament Director will be Tony Boron (2047989464) or email chessmanitoba at gmail.com
Please send your questions to Tony Boron (2047989464) or email chessmanitoba at gmail.com.