Langley Open 2017

EMERGENCY CONTACT

If you cannot make it for a round and have not requested a bye, please email swright2@telus.net as early as possible so we can handle the pairings as best as possible.

PAIRINGS AND STANDINGS

Pairings and Standings are available at the link below:

http://bcchesshistory.com/langley.html

TOURNAMENT DETAILS

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

Dates: September 2 – 4, 2017 (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, Sep 2, 10:00am
Round 2 – Saturday, Sep 2, 4:00pm
Round 3 – Sunday, Sep 3, 10:00am
Round 4 – Sunday, Sep 3, 4:00pm
Round 5 – Monday, Sep 4, 9:00am
Round 6 – Monday, Sep 4, 2:00pm

Tournament Director: Brian Davidson

ENTRY FEE

$60 until Aug 11. $70 after Aug 11 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 Registration is now closed. Please register on site prior to Round 1, Saturday, Sep 2, 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, Sep 2, 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 12th 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:

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

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