Langley Open 2019

TOURNAMENT DETAILS

Location: Brookswood Senior Centre, 19899-36 Ave, Langley, BC (See map)

Dates: Aug 31 – Sep 2, 2019 (Labour Day Weekend)

Details: Open, Swiss format. 6 Rounds. Time control of 90 minutes each, with 30 second increment.

Sections: One section!

Equipment: Please bring a board, set, and clock!

Round Times:
Round 1 – Saturday, Aug 31, 10:00am
Round 2 – Saturday, Aug 31, 3:00pm
Round 3 – Sunday, Sep 1, 10:00am
Round 4 – Sunday, Sep 1, 3:00pm
Round 5 – Monday, Sep 2, 9:00am
Round 6 – Monday, Sep 2, 2:00pm

Tournament Director: Stephen Wright

ENTRY FEE

$60 until Aug 17. $70 after Aug 17 up to registration.
Free Entry for Players Rated 2300 (CFC) or above.

Family Rate: $30 per player for 2nd and above family member

PRIZES

Prize Fund of $2000 based on a minimum of 40 players, with generous prizes for Best Under 2000 rated player, Best Under 1700 rated player and biggest upset! All levels welcome! Please contact us if you wish to be a sponsor.

REGISTRATION

Online:

Register today using the button below. You do not need a PayPal account, and can pay by credit card.


Early Entry Fee:
Name of Chess Player(s)
Rating(s) if known



Online Registration is now closed. Please register on site prior to Round 1, Saturday, Sep 1, between 9:15 am to 9:50 am. Payment by cash or cheque.

By Mail

If you want to send a cheque to pay in advance, please note the deadlines for early bird registration under “ENTRY FEE”. Cheques should be mailed (payable to The Langley Chess Club, c/o Hugh Long) to: 23810 – 52 Ave, Langley, BC V2Z 2P3. Include a note that gives the name of the player(s), and CFC number(s) if you know it.

On Site

You can register on site prior to Round 1, Saturday, Aug 31, 9:15 am to 9:50 am.

MORE DETAILS

CFC rated. You may purchase a CFC membership at registration, or do it online at the CFC website in advance.

Half-point byes may be requested for all but the last round. Byes for the last round will be zero points. Please bring sets, boards and clocks. A one-hour grace period will be given before games are forfeited.

This tournament (the 14th Annual Langley Open) is a qualifier for the BC Closed Championships. The winner of the Langley Open will qualify, and in the event of a tie, there will be no playoff. Instead, the winner will be deemed to be the person with the highest cumulative score

PARKING

Free parking in the lot for the building, and on surrounding streets.

CONTACT

For any questions regarding this tournament, please use the contact details below:

Club President Hugh Long hughraine@telus.net or 604-530-4693
Tournament Promoter Brian Davidson eightbeer_shakespeare@outlook.com

PRE-REGISTERED PLAYERS

Player Rating Notes Payment
Brian McLaren NM 2189 CFC 100088 PayPal
Neil Doknjas NCM 2083 CFC 151942 PayPal
Tristan Taylor 2057 CFC 146358 PayPal
Jason Williamson 1848 CFC 106287 PayPal
Ashton Taylor 1732 CFC 147575 PayPal
Jerry Wang 1656 CFC 161096 PayPal
Clement Cheng 1540 CFC 121485 PayPal
Brian Davidson 1511 CFC 110646  
Hugh Long 1437 CFC 110351  
Kamal Singh 1334 CFC 163392 PayPal
Eric Shan 943 CFC 163617 PayPal
Felix Tian Zhou 898 CFC 164362 PayPal
Shushrutha Bhatt 894 CFC 170016 PayPal
Lyvia Shan 877 CFC 161723 PayPal
Nathan Yi-Hsin Yang 824 CFC 168064 PayPal
Joey Jiayi Deng 456 CFC 170988 PayPal
Kevin Zhang 446 CFC 170701 PayPal
Philip Tran TBD CFC TBD PayPal
Lucas Tran TBD CFC TBD PayPal
Daniel Shek TBD CFC TBD PayPal