The CFC Regular Chess Post – Jan. 10/13 – BC Senior Championship

BC Senior Chess Championship! - First Ever!!

Starts Tomorrow, Jan. 11/13!

Dates: Jan. 11-13/13

Tournament Site: Simon Fraser University, Burnaby (Forum Chambers, opposite the Bennett Library)

Eligibility: Age 60 or better by any date in 2013

Prizes: Guaranteed:

1st Place: Trophy + entry fee to Canadian Senior Championship + $100 travel assistance + free home-stay in Kitchener, ON (to be confirmed).
2nd Place: Trophy

1st U1700: Trophy.
2nd Place: Trophy

Door prizes every round. Additional prizes based on number of entrees.

Entry Fee: $40 (paid before Dec 31st), $50 on site.
Mail cheques to: Paul Leblanc, 1012 Spiritwood Pl, Victoria, BC V8Y 1C6

Time Control: Game/90 + 30 sec. increment


Opening Ceremonies: Friday, January 11 at 5:45pm

Round 1: Friday, January 11 at 6pm
Round 2 and 3: Saturday, January 12 at 11am and 5pm
Round 4 and 5: Sunday, January 13 at 10am and 3pm

Awards Ceremonies at 7pm

Additional Info:
- Entry fee to Cdn Senior Championship goes to highest finisher who agrees to attend.
- BCCF dues included in entry fee.
- All equipment provided.
- Light refreshments provided.
- 1 hour grace rule for players late for the game before forfeiting.
- Up to two ½ pt byes for rounds 1-4 if declared prior to round one.
- CFC rated. Non-CFC members add $16 to entry fee.

TD: Joe Roback

Organizing Committee: Victoria Doknjas-Jung, Paul Leblanc


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