2013 Southern Alberta Open
November 23-24, 2013
Calgary Chess Club
#274 3359 27th Ave NE
Sponsored by Alberta Chess Association
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: firstname.lastname@example.org or the organizer Frank Kluytmans at: email@example.com
Prizes: TBD based on number of entries
This is a Road Warrior event!