2013 Southern Alberta Open



2013 Southern Alberta Open
November 23-24, 2013
Calgary Chess Club
#274  3359 27th Ave NE

Sponsored by Alberta Chess Association

Standings >>  http://chess.ca/crosstable?tournament_check_number=201311086&key=d3fad7d3634dbfb61018813546edbccb

Minimum Guaranteed Prize Fund $600    

$200 first place guarantee

The winner (if an Albertan) qualifies to the 2014 Alberta Closed Championship


Format:  5 Round Open Swiss

CFC & FIDE Rated:  CFC membership required, annual memberships can be purchased on site ($43 for adults and $28 for juniors).
Note: CFC membership (if expired) must be renewed prior to start of round 1.  Memberships can be purchased on the CCC website:


Organizer:  Frank Kluytmans

Head Arbiter:  Jim Daniluk

Time Control: Game in 90 + 30 second increment

Round Times: Saturday 10 a.m. 2 p.m. 7 p.m; Sunday 10 a.m. 2pm or ASAP.

Byes: Maximum 2 half point byes available in first 4 rounds if notified before start of round 1

Prizes: Entries less $5 expenses per player.

Entry Fee: GMs, IMs, FMs Free.  Adult $35, Junior (20 and under) $30. Add $5 for registration at the door.

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

Online payments can also be made at the CCC website:


To be added to the pre-registered list, email either Vlad Rekhson at: vrekhson@yahoo.ca or the organizer Frank Kluytmans at: fekluytmans@gmail.com

Prizes: TBD based on number of entries




This is a Road Warrior event!