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  1. (Prince Edward Island) We'll see if we can get halfway to our...

    We'll see if we can get halfway to our registration goals (60 in the Open and 120 in the side events) by July 1st (early bird registration deadline)
  2. (Prince Edward Island) Once again, the best beach / chess combo in...

    Once again, the best beach / chess combo in Canada every summer (that I know of).
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    (Prince Edward Island) We ended up with 27 players in the Open, 14 in...

    We ended up with 27 players in the Open, 14 in the junior (with an overlap of 10). Players were from PE, NB, NS, ME, IL. Biggest turnout to this event in nearly 20 years. Bodes well for upcoming...
  4. (Foreign) From the Website: Each Commonwealth country is...

    From the Website:

    Each Commonwealth country is eligible to field one man, one
    woman, One Senior (Above-60), one Junior Girl (Under-20), one Junior
    Open (Under-20) player and one open and girl...
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    These seem to be well run events. Is there a...

    These seem to be well run events. Is there a reason you choose not to have them rated ? I guess everyone would have to pay an extra $2 (to cover the rating fee) and be CFC members, but maybe you'd...
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    I count approximately 13 out of 26 Life Members...

    I count approximately 13 out of 26 Life Members in the Maritimes as playing in a CFC event in the last two or three years.
  7. I believe that has now been taken care of.

    I believe that has now been taken care of.
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    OK, Bob. That's cruel and unusual punishment. ...

    OK, Bob. That's cruel and unusual punishment.

    http://chess.ca/membership-stats
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    I suspect Bob is too busy to give a full answer...

    I suspect Bob is too busy to give a full answer to your questions, Hugh.

    However, http://chess.ca/players?search_ratings_region=QC&key=190515 (which would have been last updated May 8) gives 45...
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    (Prince Edward Island) Up to 18 players registered (and representing 5...

    Up to 18 players registered (and representing 5 provinces / states) and 14 in the Junior.
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    I remember a couple of years ago, Vlad had a...

    I remember a couple of years ago, Vlad had a "corporate" rationale for no longer listing the Voting Members (ex-Governors) on the Web site. Perhaps we should have a message on the web site telling...
  12. I am certain 99% of local organizers would do...

    I am certain 99% of local organizers would do that function as they are sending money (somehow) to the CFC on a frequent basis for rating fees for tournaments. We have recently entered into a...
  13. You could if you lived in my neck of the woods.

    You could if you lived in my neck of the woods.
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    The specific role of the treasurer is to provide...

    The specific role of the treasurer is to provide guidance on setting the budget and providing opinions on possible expenditures that occur during the year that are not part of the budget.

    Bob has...
  15. It seems to me the biggest hurdle with the...

    It seems to me the biggest hurdle with the integration of the website and the rating system last time was the storage of the database(s).
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    If you have a CFC Rating under 1400 and have been...

    If you have a CFC Rating under 1400 and have been inactive for 5+ years you can start again as UNR.

    I have a hard time believing that people can slip more than 100-150 points in strength due to...
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    Just out of curiosity, did you print off John's...

    Just out of curiosity, did you print off John's emagazine, given it's non-conventional format ?
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    The CFC has to live within it's means. We can't...

    The CFC has to live within it's means. We can't afford to have a publications budget the same as we had 30 years ago. Just to jog people's memory, at one time we had 3 paid employees and operated an...
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    This would be the business of the Board of...

    This would be the business of the Board of Directors, but certainly a healthy discussion of what the VM's want in the way of a magazine is welcome.
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    Richard The present CFC Board of Directors has...

    Richard

    The present CFC Board of Directors has a firm commitment to sending teams to the Open and Womens' Olympiad every two years. This has been the case for a long time. Any shortfall in...
  21. Yes as I understand it, everybody in NS involved...

    Yes as I understand it, everybody in NS involved with this, wants to make the bid, they are just looking to secure some funding before presenting it. If we did receive a good bid let's say May 15 -...
  22. This is last year's event. The 2018 Canadian...

    This is last year's event. The 2018 Canadian Senior was in Calgary. We are all waiting for Hal to publish the 2019 schedule, but we know where it will be and on what weekend ......
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    If we can legally change to 3 months (either just...

    If we can legally change to 3 months (either just for 2020 or for all occasions) I don't think there would be any issues.

    However is that also the reason the 2020 Canadian Closed is not used ? If...
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    There no longer is a publishing schedule for the...

    There no longer is a publishing schedule for the e-magazine. John Upper is still Editor and receives payment only when he sends us a new edition. The money saved from the scarcity of issues has gone...
  25. What you need to do is draw up an outline of the...

    What you need to do is draw up an outline of the major headings of a new Handbook and then find volunteers to take each of these on. Post monthly updates on the Forum. In 6 months we could have the...
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