The venue is the Mount Royal University.
Date: Feb 7th, 8th, 2015
Team Standings >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=5940
Final Standings >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=5943
Location: Mount Royal University, Art Gallery, second floor of the Wyckham house.
The best entrance to enter is from Richardson Way on the NorthWest end of campus. This is close to the Wyckham house building which looks like a large, glass, KFC bucket. Parking is $7 On Saturdays, Sunday is free.
Host: Mount Royal University
Past Events >> http://universitybattleofal.wix.com/uboab
Colleges: Are also invited to send a team.
Imports: Are allowed provided they attend a valid University, including outside AB.
Type: Rapid 10 Round Swiss Active
Ratings: It will NOT be CFC rated, as this requires CFC memberships, very expensive for students.
Organizer: Frank Kluytmans
Head Arbiter: Frank Kluytmans
Assistant Arbiter: Logan MacLeod
Time Control: Rapid, game in 25 min + 10 second increment
- Registration Saturday Feb 7, 2015 9:00 AM to 9:45 AM.
- Round 1 Saturday Feb 7, 2015 10:45 AM
- Round 2 Saturday Feb 7, 2015 11:45 AM
- Lunch 1:00 PM
- Round 3 Saturday Feb 7, 2015 2:15 PM
- Round 4 Saturday Feb 7, 2015 3:15 PM
- Round 5 Saturday Feb 7, 2015 4:15 PM or ASAP
- Round 6 Saturday Feb 7, 2015 5:15 PM or ASAP
- Round 7 Sunday Feb 8, 2015 10:00 AM
- Round 8 Sunday Feb 8, 2015 11:00 AM
- Lunch 12:00 noon to 12:30 PM
- Round 9 Sunday Feb 8, 2015 12:30 PM
- Round 10 Sunday Feb 8, 2015 1:30 PM or ASAP
Teams: Each University can designate a team of any number of players. Teams MUST be students, faculty or staff, ID cards will be verified. Note: team players will not play each other. Total team scores (top 5) will count for the AB championship trophy.
Chess community: Regular community players are allowed to participate and be eligible for cash prizes.
Entry fees: University participants $10 GMs, IMs, FMs free. Community players $20.
Byes: Maximum 4 half point byes if notified before start of round 1
Early Registration: Enter at the Calgary Chess Club on any Tuesday or Thursday evening or mail your cheque payable to the Calgary Chess Club to:
Calgary Chess Club, #274 3359 27th St. NE, Calgary, AB, T1Y 5E1
Pre-registered players must come by 9:45 am on the morning of the first round, or they won’t be paired.
Registration: On Saturday at the door, from 9:00 AM till 9:45 AM.
To be added to the pre-registered list, email the organizer Frank Kluytmans at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Money Prizes: TBD based on number of entries, less $3 ACA fees.