Updated Tournament Announcement

2015 St. John’s Summer Open

Organizer/ Tournament Director:
Chris White
Room C2026, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s
July 10th, 11th & 12th, 2015
Annual Chess Federation of Canada membership ($44 per year adult, $29 per year junior). Can be purchased at the tournament.
$5 tournament entry fee (waved if you are buying/renewing a membership)
Time control:
SD 75 minutes + 30 second increment.
By donation – to be determined.
Please bring your own sets and clocks if you have them.
Recording of moves with chess notation is mandatory (unless you have less than 5 minutes left on an analogue clock).
Games will be rated by the Chess Federation of Canada.
Round Times:
Round 1: Friday July 10th 6pm
Round 2: Saturday July 11th 9am
Round 3: Saturday July 11th 6pm
Round 4: Sunday July 12th 9am
Round 5: Sunday July 12th 6pm
2 half-point byes available in any round if announced to the TD before the start of round one.
For more information or to pre-register contact Chris White:
cell: text or call (780)821-0044
Feel free to print this off and post it in a public place or forward it on to a friend.
If you can’t commit to a weekend tournament, why not try the
Greater St. John’s Chess League:

Wednesday nights July 8th – 29th, 6pm (revised schedule).

Time Control – game in 75 minutes with 30 increments.
Cost – Games will be rated by the Chess Federation of Canada, membership required – see above.
Place: MUN C2026. Cost: $5 entry fee. Half point byes available at any time.
Prizes: Honor, glory and rating points.