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Richmond

New Year Open

9 Round Classical Tournament 7 Double Round Blitz Tournament

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Time & Location

Jan 04, 2024, 9:30 a.m. PST – Jan 06, 2024, 8:30 p.m. PST

Richmond, 22680 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC V6V 1B7, Canada

Guests

About the event

January 4-6 2024 from 9:30am-8:30pm

Round times list below (click read more) 

Venue: Lounge @ Bethany Baptist Church

22680 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC

All Day Free Parking

Rounds: 9 rounds Swiss format

Entry fee: $150 early bird before/on December 12 ; $180 After.

Free for GM/IM/WGM/WIM (Valid for 1st 5 registrants) Before December 1st

50% off NM/CM/WCM/FM/WFM (Valid for 1st 5 registrants) Before December 1st

*email to request for code: ryanleong@luluislandchess.com

Play up fee: $50 if less than 100 points, $75 if more than 100 points,

Day 1

  • Round 1 at 11:00 a.m
  • Round 2 at 2:00 p.m
  • Round 3 at 5:00 p.m

Day 2

  • Round 4 at 10:00 a.m
  • Round 5 at 1:00 p.m
  • Round 6 at 4:00 p.m

Day 3

  • Round 7 at 10:00 a.m
  • Round 8 at 1:00 p.m
  • Round 9 at 4:00 p.m
  • Blitz Tournament at 6:30 pm. 

*Please note that the start time on Day 1 is different from Day 2 and 3

Time Control: 50 min + 10 sec/move increment

Rated: CFC Rated

Sections:

  • Open
  • U1400

Prizes: Guaranteed $4500 cash prizes based on 100 entries

Open: $1000/ $700/ $400 ; U2000 $500/ $300 ; U1700 $350, $200

U1400: $350/ $250/ $150 ; U1000 $200 $100

Side Event: Blitz tournament, January 6 @6:30pm, Time control 3+2. 7 Double Rounds. Entry Fee: $20 

Tie-Break: 1st tiebreak for non cash prizes is individual cumulative score. 2nd tiebreak is cumulative score of opponent

CFC Membership Required

If you do not have a CFC Membership, please register through https://www.chess.ca/en/players/membership-join/

POLICIES:

  • No food in the playing area
  • Photos are allowed for the first 5 minutes of each round, but please be discrete and respectful to not disturb players
  • Silence is required in the playing area while games are in progress
  • All electronics capable of making noise, communicating, or playing chess must be fully powered off while playing and stored away (Including smart watches)
  • Children Under the age of 13 must have a parent/guardian in a premise at all times
  • By signing up to this event, you have given us permission to take photos of yourself during this event

Full Refund on or before December 24, 50% Refund after December 24, NO Refund After January 1st (Regardless of weather)

Tickets

  • Regular

    After December 24

    From $180.00 to $230.00
    Sale ended
    • $180.00
      +$4.50 service fee
    • $230.00
      +$5.75 service fee
  • Blitz Tournament

    January 6 at 6:30pm 7 double rounds

    $20.00
    +$0.50 service fee
    Sale ended

Total

$0.00

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