The CFC Regular Chess Post ( Week of March 8 - 14/13 )

The CFC Regular Chess Post – March 14/13 – Mauricie Open, Quebec.

Starts Tomorrow!!

The Mauricie Open in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, is on March 15-17.
It has been one of the largest Canadian weekend swisses. It has had as many as 323 entries in the past.
Six sections: one every 200 points - with $1000, $500, and $250 prizes (plus a $150 class prize) in most sections.
Entry fees: $72 ($85 on site). FQE-rated only.
Advance entries: http://www.clubechecs3r.com/com/ListeSection.php
Details: http://www.clubechecs3r.com/com/Cham...20Mauricie.pdf
History:
http://canbase.fqechecs.qc.ca/winmaur.htm (may look messy with Firefox)

Thanks to CFC Governor for Quebec, Hugh Brodie, for the information.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator

 

The CFC Regular Chess Post – March 11/13 –K-W Riedstra Memorial Open Results.

Dates: March 9-10, 2013
Place: Kitchener City Hall, 200 King Street West
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Rds: 5, Sections: Open, U2000, U1600
Prizes: Prize fund based on entry fees (less rating fees and minimal expenses).
Open Section Top Finishers:

1st with 5/5 Bator – GM Bator Sambuev
2nd/3rd with 4/5 - Bindi Cheng and Christopher Knox

Thanks to Rene Preotu for the early report.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator

 

The CFC Regular Chess Post – March 8/132013 KW Riedstra Memorial Open

Starts Tomorrow!!

 

City: Kitchener, Ontario
Dates: March 9-10, 2013
Place: Kitchener City Hall, 200 King Street West
Rds: 5, Sections: Open, U2000, U1600
Round Times: Saturday: 9:40am, 1:00pm, 6:00pm. Sunday: 10:00am, 3:00pm.
Registration Instructions: 9:00am - 9:30am at the door (cash only) or email Ralph Deline;
arcticcompass@hotmail.com .
Website:
http://www.kwchess.com (click on tournaments).
TC: Round 1: G/60 + 30 sec inc.; Rounds 2-5: G/90 + 30 sec inc.
Misc: Chess pieces, boards, and clocks will be provided by the KW Chess Club. Free parking is available a block away at the corner of Water St. and Charles St.
EF: $60 cash at site, Junior: $40, Senior: $40, Titled player: Half Price. Advance entry $50 if received by March 3, 2013 (except Junior or Senior). Juniors are those who are under 18 years of age by December 31st, 2013. Seniors are those who are 60 years of age by December 31, 2013.
CFC Membership required.
Prizes: Prize fund based on entry fees (less rating fees and minimal expenses).

 

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator