Spring Seniors Open

By | February 21, 2024

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold the Spring Seniors Open, a FIDE and CFC rated standard 4 round tournament, starting April 5 2024 at Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road, Winnipeg. 

  • New players welcome!
  • Free street parking available.
  • Bus route adjacent.

Players must be born in 1974 or earlier. Note; eligibility criteria based on Canadian/US Seniors Championship

  1. Round 1, Fri Apr 5 at 1pm 
  2. Round 2, Fri Apr 12 at 1pm 
  3. Round 3, Fri Apr 19 at 1pm 
  4. Round 4, Fri Apr 26 at 1pm 

To pre-register or inquire, text or phone Tournament Director John Klokow at 204-803-7085 or Tournament Organizer Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485 or email Tony Boron at chessmanitoba@gmail.com

  • CFC membership is required.
  • Time control of 90 minutes plus 30 second increment per move.
  • Recording of moves required.
  • $20 entry fee to chessmanitoba@gmail.com
  • Pre-registration recommended.
  • Onsite registration from 1230pm until 1245pm Apr 5th.
  • Players may take up to 1 half point bye and any number of zero-point byes. Round 4  half-point byes must be requested before Round 2.
  • This is not a cash prize event. Funds raised will pay the rent. Extra funds will be used to support future MCA Seniors chess. 
  • MCA anti-cheating protocols in effect.