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 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
$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
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.
Online registration available soon.
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.
You can register on site prior to Round 1, Saturday, Sep 3, 9:15 am to 9:50 am.
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
Free parking in the lot for the building, and on surrounding streets.
For any questions regarding this tournament, please use the contact details below:
|Tournament Promoter||Andrew Hoyeremail@example.com|
|Club President||Hugh Longfirstname.lastname@example.org or 604-530-4693|
|Tournament Director||Brian Davidsonemail@example.com|
The Langley Chess Club has negotiated group rates for the Chess tournament at the following hotels. Please mention the “Langley Open Chess Tournament”.
- Cascades Casino Resort. 20393 Fraser Highway, Langley, BC. Phone 604-530-1500. $89.00 per night, per room.
- Best Western Country Meadows, 3070 – 264th Street, Aldergrove, phone 604-856-9880. $99.99 per night, per room including buffet breakfast.
- Ramada Inn, Langley. 19225 Highway 10, Langley. Phone 604-576-8388. $119.00 per night, per room including continental breakfast.