Sponsored by the Alberta Chess Association
- 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, B and C FIDE rated
The rating list as of Wednesday Dec 27, 2017 will be used to determine your section.
NO BYES ALLOWED
Entry Fee: $40 before Tuesday January 2, 2018 9:00 PM. Free entry for GMs, IMs, WIMs, or FMs..
Full refund is available if requested by Tuesday January 2, 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)
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 9 pm, Tuesday Jan 2, 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
Time Control: First 40 moves in 90 min, remainder of game in 30 min + 30 second increment from move 1
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
- $ 70
Head Arbiter: Jim Daniluk
Head Organizer: Jim Daniluk
Assistant Arbiter/Organizer: Steve Sklenka