Rapid Chess Tournament August 12

By | July 26, 2023

The Manitoba Chess Association will be holding a FIDE and CFC rated rapid tournament on Saturday, August 12th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road.   

Pre-registration is highly recommended! Text or phone Tournament Director Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485 or email Tony Boron at chessmanitoba@gmail.com 

  • $15 early pre-payment entry fee to chessmanitoba@gmail.com before Thursday, August 10th 
  • After August 10th entry costs $20 
  • Optional $20 onsite entry 
  • CFC membership required (valid for 12 months – $25 for adults, $ 17 for juniors) contact chessmanitoba@gmail.com for details and/or can be obtained at CFC site chess.ca 

Players must be 12 years of age or be CFC/FIDE rated. All players under age 12 must have a guardian in attendance. 

Tournament will have an Open section and an Under-1600 rating section. 

Rating formula is higher of FIDE rapid / CFC quick. Otherwise, CFC standard, then FIDE standard. 

  • 5 round Swiss system 
  • Note: players are guaranteed at least 4 games. Some rounds may feature forced byes depending on player count.  
  • Time control of 20 minutes with 10 second delay per move 
  • Recording of moves not required. 
  • MCA anti-cheating protocols in effect 
  • Onsite registration from 930am with first round starting at 10 am 
  • No lunch break, bring a snack 
  • Final round expected to end around 3pm 
  • Cash prizes 
  • Limited parking on church property but there is free local street parking. 
  • Front room of church will be available for game reviews, socializing, waiting. 
Pre-registered as ofAug 11
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