2019 National Capital Open
An EOCA Grand Prix Event, see website at www.eoca.ca

Date: November 8,9,10, 2019
Place: RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Ottawa – Riverstone [Gatineau] Room.
Rounds: 5, Friday 7:30 PM Saturday & Sunday @ 10 AM & 3 PM.
Type: Regular Swiss
Prizes: $$BEN. Sections and prizes are based on projected entries.
Open - (rated FIDE & CFC); 1st $600, 2nd $300 3rd $150: U2200 $100 & U2050 $100;
U 1900 – (rated CFC); 1st $250, 2nd $150 3rd $75; U1750 $100;
U1600 – (rated CFC) 1st $150, 2nd $100 3rd 50;

Time Control: Game-in-90-plus-30-seconds-a-move.

Entry Fee: Open $80 if pre-registered, $100 at site;
U1900 $60 if pre-registered, $80 at site;
U1600 $40 if pre-registered, $50 at site.
Free entry for GM/WGM & IM/WIM. CFC National Master is $60 if entered by e-mail by November 1. GM Bator Sambuev is playing.

Add $20 if playing up a section. A player must be 100 points or less from the rating floor for the section he wants to play up in. You can also play as an Amateur for $30. Amateurs are not eligible for prizes & may be used as floaters.

CFC or FQE membership is required.

Requesting byes: max of three ½ point byes in the first four rounds.

Prizes: $$BEN

Organizers: EOCA, RA Chess Club, TD: Halldor P. Palsson

Registration: Cheque by November 5, 2019, payable to:
Halldor P. Palsson, 633 Island Park Cr.,Ottawa, Ont. K1Y 3P4 or e-mail fs889@ncf.ca your entry to escape late fee (cash at site or e-transfer).

Or register in person at the RA Chess Club, October 31 or November 7, 7:00-7:30 PM

If you prefer your own equipment bring it. RA Chess Club equipment is available.