2013 Aurora Summer Open

  • Where: The Royal Canadian Legion, 89 Industrial Parkway North, Aurora, Ontario L4G 4C4.

  • When: July 6 - 7, 2013.



  • Type: 5 Round Swiss, CFC rated. CFC membership is required.

  • Sections: Open, U2000, U1600.

  • Round Times: Saturday 10am, 2pm, 6pm, Sunday 10am, 2:30pm.

  • Time Control: Round 1 G/60 min + 30 sec/move, Rounds 2 - 5 G/90 min + 30 sec/move.

  • Half Point Byes: Two byes may be requested in advance for Rounds 1-4.

  • Tournament Director: Graeme Knight.


Fees & Prizes

  • Entry fee: $55. Late fee: $10 on site. IM/GM: free entry.

  • Avoid late fee: pre-register before Thursday 4th July.

  • To play up: $15 play-up fee if current rating is within 100 points of rating floor.

  • Prizes: $1500+ (based on entries).



  • Pre-Registration: Drop us a line at our Contact Us PageEmail: info@aurorachessclub.ca

  • Registration: Cheques payable to Aurora Chess Club and mailed to: 53 Twelve Oaks Drive, Aurora, Ontario, L4G 6J4, or cash on site from 8:30 - 9:30am Saturday

  • Registration cut-off: Please make sure you have checked yourself in ONSITE and paid entry fees by 9:30am on Saturday to be paired for Round 1.


Other Things

  • Light refreshments provided. Chess Sets provided for play. Bring a set for analysis/blitz/bughouse.