News Item: 2019 Hamilton Summer Open
(Category: Misc)
Posted by Mapleleaf
Saturday 03 August 2019 - 01:45:19

Hamilton Summer Open 2019

The Hamilton City Chess Club Presents:
A 5 Round Swiss August 24-25 At
Emmanuel United Church
871 upper Ottawa Street, Hamilton Ontario

• Schedule
Please Confirm your registration Saturday August 24 at 9:00am
Those arriving after 9:20am may not be paired

• Game Times
Saturday - 9:30am, 2:00pm and 6:30pm
Sunday - 11:00am, 4:00pm

• Sections and Prizes
Top Guns, U2000 and U1600 and U1200
Top Guns and U2000 will play for cash prizes. U1600 and U1200 will play for trophies
To play in the Top Guns Section you must be 1900 or higher
To play in the U2000 section you must be 1500 or higher
To play in the U1600 section you must be 1200 or higher
Please note: Unrated players are not eligible for the U2000 prize.

• Fees
Email us your commitment to play by Wednesday Aug 21 for cheaper price!
Top Guns and U2000 $60.00 - U1600 and U1200 $40.00 Cash Only
(Cost at the door is $70 and $40 respectively)
Titled players who commit to playing by Monday August 19th will receive BIG discount
CFC Membership required

• Time Control
All games 90 minutes with a 30 second increment

• Rules and Equipment
Please bring Chess sets, Boards and Digital Clocks
Players are responsible for providing their chess equipment
Please Turn off your cell phones
TD Rulings based on CFC/FIDE handbooks are final

Organizer: Garvin Nunes

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