The CFC Regular Chess Post ( Week of Feb. 10 - 16/12 )

The CFC Regular Chess Post – Feb. 16/12 – Ottawa Winter Open.

Starts tomorrow!
Date: Feb. 17 – 19.
Place: RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa.
Type: 5 round Swiss.
Sections: Section A – Masters & U 2200 Prizes; Section B – U 1900 & U 1600 Class Prizes.
EOCA Grand Prix – 1st 2012-3 tournament.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator

The CFC Regular Chess Post – Feb. 12/12 – Guelph Winter Pro-Am Result.

Played Feb. 10 – 12. Swiss in three sections. Attracted 64 players. The top finishers in the top group were:

Standings. 2012 Guelph Winter Pro-Am: Pro Section
# Name Rtng Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 IM Artiom Samsonkin 2550 W17 W7 W10 W2 D3 4.5
2 FM Roman Sapozhnikov 2514 W13 W6 W3 L1 W7 4.0
3 GM Bator Sambuev 2692 W9 W5 L2 W4 D1 3.5
4 IM Nikolay Noritsyn 2639 W12 D8 W5 L3 W11 3.5

Thanks to organizer , Hal Bond, for the results.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator

The CFC Regular Chess Post – Feb. 10/12 – Guelph Winter Pro-Am.

Starts tomorrow! February 11-12, 2012
.Peter Clark Hall, Guelph University Centre.

5 Round Swiss; A SWOCL Grand Prix Event.
3 Sections: FIDE Rated Pro, FIDE Rated U2000, U1600.
Players may play up if current rating is within 100 points of rating floor.
Cost is $20, proceeds to the Olympic Fund.
Round Times: Saturday 10:am, 1:30pm, 6:00pm, Sunday 10:00am, 2:00pm.
Time Control: Round 1 G/60 +30 sec, Rounds 2-5 G/90 + 30 sec.
Entry Fees: Pro Section $60, others $40. Late Fee: $10.00 on site.
Half Point Byes: in rounds 1-4 may be requested in advance.
Prizes: $55 per Pro player returned as prizes.
Trophies awarded in other sections.
Register: cash on site from 8:30-9:30 am Saturday. Players registering after 9:30 Saturday may not receive a swiss pairing in first round.
Equipment, snacks and refreshments provided by organizer.

Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator