Fifty-three players have started the 2017 Abe Yanofsky Memorial, the largest attendance in many years !
Crosstables have been posted -
There is still time to join the tournament Saturday for Round 2 - with a half-point bye for Round 1. Registration will close 9:45 a.m.
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Friday, September 1, 2017
Sunday, April 30, 2017
2017 Abe Yanofsky Memorial Tournament - CFC rated
In two sections -
Open Section also FIDE rated
Round 1 - Friday, Sep 1 7 pm
Round 2 - Saturday, Sep 2 10 am
Round 3 - Saturday, Sep 2 2:30 pm
Round 4 - Sunday, Sep 3 10 am
Round 5 - Sunday, Sep 3 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.
$50 regular, $40 junior if registered on or before Aug 10. $60 / $50 after that date.
CFC Membership required
Open: $1000, $400, $200
U2000: $250, $150
U1800: $400, 200
U1600: $150, 100U1400: $100, 50
Registration:on site, Friday, September 1 at 6:15 - 6:50 p.m., or at the University of Winnipeg - Room 4CM42 - Aug 1,8, 15, 22 from 7pm
cheques payable to:
Manitoba Chess Association
c/o Blair Rutter
76 Newcroft Rd.
Winnipeg, MB R2J 3M8
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