Canadian University Chess Championship 2019

Dates: Jan 12 - 13
Location: McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

Tournament Details

  • 5-round team Swiss (4 players per team)

  • Each team may have a reserve fifth player, who may be substituted at will

  • The board order must be determined before the first round

  • The board order must generally follow ratings

Eligibility

  • All players must be university students or staff members

  • All players must be CFC or FQE members

  • Please make sure to bring your student or staff ID to the CUCC, as we reserve the right to check that all players belong to their registered universities

Time Control

  • 75 minutes + 30 second increment/move

CFC Registration

  • Must be paid online at the latest by Tuesday on the week of. We will check in with club presidents to ensure this happens: $20/person

Prizes (Championship)

  • 1st - Individual gold medals

  • 2nd - Individual silver medals

  • 3rd - Individual bronze medals

  • 4th to end - Ribbons (participation)

Prizes (Reserves)

  • 1st - Medals

  • 2nd - Medals

  • 3rd - Medals

  • 4th to end - Ribbons (participation)

Registration Fees

These fees will be paid on a per-school basis and e-transferred to mcmasterchessclub@gmail.com. An example is if you submitted 3 teams on December 14th, then you would pay the standard registration rate for 3 teams ($130/team) so the total amount due would be $390.

1 - 2 teams

Early bird (Nov 1 - Dec 8) - $130/team

Standard registration (Dec 9 - Dec 27) - $150/team

Final call (Dec 28 - Jan 9) - $175/team

3 teams

Early bird (Nov 1 - Dec 8) - $115/team

Standard registration (Dec 9 - Dec 27) - $130/team

Final call (Dec 28 - Jan 9) - $150/team

4 + teams

Early bird (Nov 1 - Dec 8) - $100/team

Standard registration (Dec 9 - Dec 27) - $110/team

Final call (Dec 28 - Jan 9) - $125/team

 
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Name of second board
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