Gatineau is a beautiful city in western Quebec. Right across Ottawa, it is located on the northern bank of the Ottawa River and only requires a 5 min car ride from its city center. For Montreal players, it would take about 2 hours to get there by car. This year, the Gatineau Open will be held on March 4 – 6th, 2016.
What: A 3 sections EOCA Grand Prix Event. (Open, U1900 & U1600)
Where : La Maison du Citoyen, 25, Rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC, J8X 4C8.
System: 5 rounds Swiss. Rd 1 at 7:30 pm on March 4th, 10 am and 3 pm on March 5th, 10 am and 3 pm on March 6th.
Time Control: 90 min/game + 30 sec increment.
Entry fees: 60$. (extra 10$ if after Feb. 29th)
3000$ in prizes guaranteed!
For more information (french), click here.
If you are curious about who else is going (besides you!), click here to see a list of preregistered players!