2018 Canadian Junior Chess Championship
Location & Dates
When: When: Wednesday, August 8 – Sunday, August 12, 2018
Where: The Humber College Institute and Advanced Learning, 203 Humber College Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario M9W 6V3
Type: 9 Round Robin. CFC rated & FIDE rated for Invitation (10 players, 7 boys and 3 girls). CFC membership is required.
Type: 9 Round Swiss. CFC rated & FIDE rated for Open. CFC membership is required.
Type: 9 Round Swiss. CFC rated & FIDE rated for U-1800. CFC membership is required.
Type: 6 Round Swiss. CFC rated for U-1300. CFC membership is required.
Sections: INVITATION, OPEN, U-1800 and U-1300
Invitation, Open and U-1800: Rd 1 Aug 8 – 7 pm; Rd 2 Aug 9 – 10 am; Rd 3 Aug 9 – 3 pm; Rd 4 Aug 10 – 10 am; Rd 5 Aug 10 – 3 pm; Rd 6 Aug 11 – 10 am; Rd 7 Aug 11 – 3 pm; Rd 8 Aug 12 – 10 am; Rd 9 Aug 12 – 3 pm
U-1300: Rd 1 Aug 10 – 10 am; Rd 2 Aug 10 – 3 pm; Rd 3 Aug 11 – 10 am; Rd 4 Aug 11 – 3 pm; Rd 5 Aug 12 – 10 am; Rd 6 Aug 12 – 3 pm
1.5 hrs + 30 secs increment – All Sections
Not available for Invitational Section
1/2 points for rounds 1 to 6 (Open and U-1800 sections) and rounds 1 to 4 (U-1300 section)
The byes MUST be requested in advance, at the latest prior to the end of the previous round.
Only 2 byes allowed
Mikhail Egorov / Gary Hua
Arbiter: IA Danny Goldenberg
INVITATION $150 | OPEN $140 | U-1800 $90 | U-1300 $70
Discount: $20 before July 15th, 2018
Extra $20 On Site, if registration is still open
Register online here. If you’re paying by check, Register Here and make your check payable to ELEVATE MY CHESS CANADA INC. and mail to: 1396 Liverpool Street, Oakville ON L6M 4P1. Include first and last name, rating, section and email when you mail your check.
TOURNAMENT PRIZES – Trophies and Prizes
$1,500 (worth airplane ticket to the World Junior Chess Championship for the winners of the Invitation Section)
Invitation: Trophies + tickets (boys and girls)
Open: Trophies + 1 entry boys (if CFC 2200+ by Jan 1, 2019 – then a place in the Invitation section of 2019 Canadian Junior CC)
Open: Trophies + 1 entry girls (if CFC 2000+ by Jan 1, 2019 – then a place in the Invitation section of 2019 Canadian Junior CC)
U-1800: Trophies + 1 entry boys (Open Section of Canadian Junior CC) + 1 entry girls (Open Section of Canadian Junior CC)
U-1300: Trophies + 1 entry boys (U-1800 Section* of Canadian Junior CC) + 1 entry girls (U-1800 Section* of Canadian Junior CC)
*The player must reach at least 1301 to play in the U-1800 Section
Coffee and water provided.
Chess equipments and clocks provided.
Refund Policy: No cash refunds on withdrawal. Credit for equal amount will be given if you notify us of withdrawal on or before July 15, 2018. Credits can be used to register for tournaments and other programs offered by Elevate My Chess. Registration fee will be forfieted if you don't notify us of withdrawals on or before July 15, 2018. However, consideration for credit will be considered in special circumstances on a case by case basis.
MESSAGE FROM THE ORGANIZERS
Thank you for entering our tournament. I look forward to seeing you and wish you all the best as you compete and have fun! Gary Hua, Co-Founder, Elevate My Chess Canada Inc.
I'm excited that you've decided to join us for the 2018 Canadian Junior Chess Championship! I look forward to meeting with you. I can't wait...see you soon. Ken Green, Co-Founder, Elevate My Chess Canada Inc.