published by Bob Armstrong on Wed, 10/19/2011 - 00:28
The CFC Regular Chess Post – October 19/11 – Chess Achievement Certificates.
At the 2011 Fall Meeting, the governors passed the following Motion 2011- G1: That the CFC Handbook be amended as follows: Delete Section 738 (Certificate of Life Master) and replace with: Section 738. Rating Categories, Titles and Certificates.
published by Bob Armstrong on Fri, 10/21/2011 - 00:19
The CFC Regular Chess Post – October 26/11 – London October Open.City: London, Ontario; Date: Saturday, October 29, 2011; Place: Hillside Church (250 Commissioners Rd. East, parking in back); Rds: 3; Start Time: 10am; Type: Swiss, Regular Rated. Check the CFC Website for details – click on “ National Tournaments “ on the Home Page. Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator
published by Bob Armstrong on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 00:38
The CFC Regular Chess Post – October 27/11 – Edmonton Fall Sectional. Starts tomorrow! October 28-30 - in Edmonton, Alberta - IM Edward Porper will be playing. There will be a number of round-robin sections. This is a very different tournament from normal Swiss events as you know your opponents in advance, they will be of approximately the same rating as you and you can prepare for them. Sponsored by the Alberta Chess Association and the Edmonton Chess Club. This is a Road Warrior Event.
published by Bob Armstrong on Fri, 11/04/2011 - 00:29
The CFC Regular Chess Post – Nov. 10/11 – Kingston Open. Dates: Nov 12-13, 2011; Place: John Deutsch University Centre, John Orr Room, Queen's University; City: Kingston, Ontario; Rds: 5; Times: Saturday 9am, 2pm and 7pm. Sunday 10am, 3pm; Type: Swiss; Contact: Brian Murray e-mail bmurray[at]personainternet[dt]com ; Tyler Longo e-mail 7tl3[at]queensu[dt]ca. Bob Armstrong, CFC Public Relations Coordinator
published by Bob Armstrong on Fri, 11/18/2011 - 01:09
The CFC Regular Chess Post – Nov. 24/11 – WYCC Update/ St. John Fall Open.
The WYCC started last Fri., Nov. 18 ( Rd. 1 ) and runs to Nov. 26 ( Rd. 9 ). It is being played in Caldas Novas, Brazil. Canada sent 40 juniors. Rd. 6 was played yesterday. Here are the 4 Canadian team members in the top ranks:
Chiku-Ratte, Olivier-Kenta ( Can. Champ. ) 2094 CAN 1 1 1 1 ½ ½ 5.0 1st In 9-way tie for 1st - U 12 Open