2018 (16th Annual) Abe Yanofsky Memorial Tournament -
$ 3,000 Prize Fund !
In two sections -
Open Section also FIDE rated
Round 1 - Friday,August 31 7 pm
Round 2 - Saturday, Sep 1 10 am
Round 3 - Saturday, Sep 1 2:30 pm
Round 4 - Sunday, Sep 2 10 am
Round 5 - Sunday, Sep 2 2:30 pm
University of Winnipeg - Room 3L08 (Lockhart Hall)
Time Control: Round 1 G/ 110 ; Rounds 2-5 Game/90 + 30 second increment
Rules to be noted:
Anti-draw rules will be in effect (no agreed draws before move 31)
FIDE Zero tolerance forfeit rule NOT in effect -old rule in effect; players will not be forfeited for non-attendance until one hour after scheduled start of round.
Half-point byes OK, any of first four rounds, limit 2, must commit before rd 2.
CFC Membership require. All players must be CFC members (can be obtained during registration on-site) [$ 20 for a one-tournament adult membership or $ 49 for 12 months- new adult members pay only $ 36 for a twelve-month CFC membership; Junior (under 20) members pay $ 10 for a one-tournament membership, $ 34 for a twelve-month CFC membership, new junior members pay only $ 24 for a twelve month CFC membership]
Open: $800, $400, $200
U2000: $250, $150
U1800: $400, 200
U1600: $190, 120U1400: $180, 110
Registration:on site, Friday, August 31 at 6:15 - 6:50 p.m., or at the University of Winnipeg - Room 4CM42 - Aug 7,14, 21, 28 from 7pm
cheques payable to:
Manitoba Chess Association
c/o Blair Rutter
76 Newcroft Rd.
Winnipeg, MB R2J 3M8
by e-transfer or PayPal. For payment by e-transfer or PayPal, contact firstname.lastname@example.org