Upcoming Events: 2018.02-03

February 2018 

February 2-4, 2018

Oakville Winter Open
Holiday Inn, Oakville ON

5 Round Swiss

https://elevatemychess.com/tournament/


February 3-4, 2018

Battle of Alberta

Team tournament North vs South

Details: TBA


February 4, 11, 25 , 2018

Seneca Hill Chess
St. Timothy Catholic School, North York, ON 

2 rounds per Sunday
TC: G/60 or 50+10

https://senecahillchess.com/2014/11/11/sunday-cfc-tournaments/


February 5, 2018

February Quick
KQ Chess Club

5 round swiss
TC: 25+10

Note: check website, as tournament is listed for both Feb 5 and Feb 10

http://kwchess.org/tournaments-2/



Février 9-11, 2018

Championnat junior féminin du Québec
Stade Olympique, Montréal

2018 CYCC and SPFGI qualifier
Système suisse, 5 rondes
Cad: 60 + 30

http://www.fqechecs.qc.ca/activite/championnat-junior-feminin-du-quebec

 

Février 10-11, 2018

Tournoi Hospitalité 2018
Centre Mario-Tremblay, Alma QC

Système suisse de 4 rondes
Cad: 30c/75m + 45/mat + 30s

http://www.fqechecs.qc.ca/activite/tournoi-hospitalite-2018

 

February 10-11, 2018

2018 Northern Alberta Open
Edmonton Chess Club 

Qualifier for Alberta Closed
5 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

http://www.albertachess.org/2018NAO.php

 

February 10-12, 2018

BC Open
Executive Airport Plaza Hotel, Richmond, BC

6 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

http://bcopenchess.pbworks.com/w/page/7082404/FrontPage



 February 16-18, 2018

South Saskatchewan Chess Championship
Quality Hotel, Regina, SK

5 Round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

http://queencitychess.club/tournaments#Winter2018

 

February 17-18, 2018

10th Canadian Military Championship
Royal Military College Saint-Jean, Quebec

http://www.regisbellemare.com/accueil---home-.html

 

February 17-19, 2018

Hart House Reading Week Open
Hart House, Toronto

6 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

https://harthousechess.com/2018/01/11/hart-house-reading-week-open/



February 23-25, 2018

Bluenose Open
Saint Mary’s University, Halifax

5 rounds
5 round swiss; TC: G/120 + 30

http://www.nschess.ca/?p=788


Février 23-25, 2018

Transcontinental hivernal
Stade Olympique, Montréal

6 player RR sections by rating. No byes!
cad: 60+30

http://www.fqechecs.qc.ca/activite/transcontinental-hivernal-2018


February 24-25, 2018

2018 Ontario Girls U-19 Championship 
Erindale United Church, Mississauga, ON

2018 CYCC and SPFGI qualifier
5 round swiss
TC: 60 + 30

https://elevatemychess.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/final-20180224-PolgarQualifierON-en-v04.pdf


CYCC Qualifier
Erindale United Church, Mississauga, ON

5 round swiss
TC: 60 + 30
CFC and FIDE rated

http://elevatemychess.com/mississaugaqualifier/


February 24-25, 2018

2018 Alberta Youth Chess Championship
Sheraton Cavalier, Calgary

U8 to U18 sections, residents of Alberta only.
Format: DOE, probably 5 round Swisses

TC: 90 + 30

http://www.albertachess.org/2018AYCC.php

 

February 25, 2018

Manitoba Scholastic
University of Manitoba. St. Paul's

K-12

https://chess.chessmanitoba.org/?page_id=34

 



March 2018

 

March 2-4, 2018

RA March Open
RA Centre, Ottawa

5 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

free entry to GM/IM/WGM/WIM before Feb 22

https://www.eoca.ca/


March 3, 2018

Eagle Minds Spring Active
Burlington, ON

U1600
5 rounds
TC: G/25m 

http://eaglemindschess.weebly.com/bi-monthly-tournaments.html

 

March 3-4, 2018

Nanaimo Spring Open
Nanaimo, BC

5 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

https://nanaimo-open.ca/

 


March 10, 2018

1st Aylmer Open
Gatineau, QC

Open: 

  • 4 round Swiss, FQE & CFC
  • TC: 60 + 30s

Youth:

  • 5 round Swiss, FQE
  • TC: 40 + 20s

http://www.miltonchess.ca/images/cfc/2018_aylmer-en.pdf

 

March 10-11, 2018

2018 Riedstra Memorial
Kitchener, ON

5 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

http://www.miltonchess.ca/images/cfc/2018_riedstra_memorial.pdf

 

March 10-11, 2018

2nd Steinitz-Menchik Chess Classic
Calgary Chess Club

http://calgarychess.com/tournaments-2/steinizt-menchik-chess-classis/

 

March 10-11, 2018

BC Youth Chess Championship
Richmond Lansdown Centre, Richmond BC

U8/U10/U12/U14/U16/U18

http://chess2inspire.org/2018-bcycc

 

March 11, 2018

2018 Manitoba Scholastic Championship
University of Manitoba, University College

G1-12

https://chess.chessmanitoba.org/?page_id=34

 


 March 16-18, 2018

44th Trois-Rivières Open & Blitz
Trois-Rivières, QC

5 round Swiss
TC: 40/90 + G/30 + 30

$11,300 Guaranteed
Blitz: March 17, 6 round, double Swiss, Starts: 1:30 pm

https://oe3r.org/en/


March 17, 2018

2018 St. Patrick's Standard
Brantford, ON

4 round Swiss
TC: 45 + 15
free entry to GM/IM/WGM/WIM before Feb 18 (?)

http://home.primus.ca/~rgash/


UPEI Spring Quick
UPEI, Charlottetown

5 round Swiss
TC: G/25 + 5 sec delay

http://mcc.cdevastation.com/upeisqck18.html

 

March 18, 2018

PEI Junior Open and CMA Quick
Charlottetown

PEI Junior: 

  • Born 1998 or later
  • 4 round swiss
  • TC: G/60 or G/45 + 15s delay 

Quick: 

  • grades K-8, U 1200
  • 5 round swiss
  • TC: G/30 or G/25 + 5s delay 

http://mcc.cdevastation.com/peijrop18.html

 


  

March 23-25, 2018

Kingston Open
Kingston, ON

TBA

https://www.eoca.ca/

 

March 24, 2018

2018 Alberta Chess Challenge

location: TBD

G 1-12
TC: 25 + 5 sec delay

http://www.albertachess.org/2018ACC.php


March 24-25, 2018

Aurora Spring Open
Royal Canadian Legion 89, Aurora, ON

5 round Swiss
TC: 90 + 30

http://www.aucc.club/2018-aurora-spring-open/2018aspodetails/

 


 

March 30 - April 1, 2018

2018 Alberta Chess Championship & Reserves
Edmonton Chess Club

Championship: 5 round Swiss; TC: 40/90 + G/30 + 30

Reserves: 5 round Swiss; TC: 90 + 30

http://www.albertachess.org/2018AC.html

http://www.albertachess.org/2018AR.php


March 30 - April 2, 2018

12th Annual Grand Pacific Open
Victoria, BC 

  • 6 round Swiss
  • TC: 90 + 30
  • $5,000 Guaranteed
  • side events include: Blitz, Victoria Youth Championship 

http://grandpacificopen.pbworks.com/w/page/15387541/FrontPage

 

March 31, 2018

North York Youth Grand Prix
St. Timothy Catholic School, North York, ON

U8-U18
5 round swiss
TC: G/25

https://senecahillchess.com/2017/11/08/2018-nyycc-and-gp/