The CFC Regular Chess Post ( Week of July 20 - 26/12 )

The CFC Regular Chess Post – July 26/12 - University of Prince Edward Island Open.

Starts Tomorrow!!
- featuring IM Tom O'Donnell – 18 pre-registered

City
: Charlottetown, PEI
Date: July 27-29, 2012
Place: Robertson Library Building, Room 208
Rds: 5
Round Times: 7:00pm, Sat 10am & 4pm, Sun 9am & 2pm
TC: 40/120, SD/60 (round 1 40/120, SD/30)
Entry fee: $45, Jr $35, Elementary $25. $5 off for pre-registration
Prizes: 1st prize $200 (Guaranteed). 2nd, 3rd and class prizes dependant on registrations (only deducted expense from entry fees are rating fees)
Registration: On-site Friday night (July 27) from 6:00 - 6:45pm.
Misc: Email: Fred McKim fred_mckim@hotmail.com
Website: http://reallyhightech.com/chess/upeiop12.html

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator

The CFC Regular Chess Post – July 21/12 – Toronto International Open Results.

The Toronto International Open has attracted 110 players in 4 sections, being played at the Annex CC, and being organized by the Chess Institute of Canada. The Crown section winner is Philippine’s GM Wesley So, with 6/7 pts.. 2nd place went to former Canadian Champion, IM Nikolay Noritsyn, at 5.5/7 pts. ( he defeated Canadian Champion GM Bator Sambuev, in the last round ). Tied for 3rd /5th at 4.5/7 pts, were GM Eduardas Rozentalis, of Lithuania, and Canadian IM’s Artiom Samsonkin, and junior Arthur Calugar.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator