2018 John Schleinich Memorial


Sponsored  by the Alberta Chess Association

Organized by the Calgary Chess Club


  • Friday Jan 5, 2018 and
  • Saturday Jan 6, 2018 and
  • Sunday Jan 7, 2018

Sectional Tournament 6 player sections, Round Robin format, Maximum 48 players, 8 sections.

Sections Formatting: Sections will be made using the higher of CFC or FIDE rating.  Players will be slotted in sections according to their rating.  Unrated players will count as 1500 for section purposes, unless the organizer decides otherwise.

CFC rated, Sections A and B FIDE rated

Current List >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=10726


Register by filling out the form, indicating payment method and submit.

John Schleinich Memorial

The rating list as of Wednesday Dec 27, 2017 will be used to determine your section. Drawing of lots on Thursday Jan 4, 2018 and the final pairings will be posted on the CCC website by Thursday Jan 4, 2018 9:00 PM.


Entry Fee: $40 before Tuesday January 3, 2018 8:00 PMFree entry for GMs, IMs, WIMs, or FMs..
Full refund is available if requested by Tuesday January 3, 2018 9:00  PM.  Entry fees can be paid via cheque to the CCC location but must be postdated no later than December 20, 2017.  Can be paid online via the CCC Store:


Or can be paid via cash at the CCC:

  • any Tuesday (7:00 PM to 11:00 PM) or
  • any Thursday (7:00 PM to 11:00 PM) or
  • any Saturday (10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

CFC membership is required (can be purchased on site and on CCC website store)

Adult >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?product=cfc-adult-membership

Junior >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?product=cfc-junior-membership

Adults: $43, Juniors (under age of 20) $28

Registration and process of payment: No on site registration. You must pre-pay to register. Payment must be received by 8 pm, Tuesday Jan 3, 2018, when the official registration closes. After that entries will only be allowed to make all sections consisting of six players, or to have replacements.

Venue:    Calgary Chess Club

Location >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=26

Time Control: First 40 moves in 90 min, remainder of game in 30 min + 30 second increment from move 1

Round Times:

Rd 1 Friday Jan 5, 2018 7:00 pm

Rd 2 Saturday Jan 6, 2018 10:00 am

Rd 3 Saturday Jan 6, 2018 4:00 pm

Rd 4 Sunday Jan 7, 2018 10:00 am

Rd 5 Sunday Jan 7, 2018 4:00 pm

Prizes:  Less $5 ACA fee per player.

Per every section: $240 – 30 = $210

  1. $140
  2. $ 70

Head Arbiter:  Jim Daniluk

Head Organizer: Jim Daniluk

Assistant Arbiter/Organizer: Steve Sklenka


First Road Warrior Event in 2018