5th Annual Grand Pacific Open Chess Tournament
April 22 – 25, 2011 Victoria, BC Canada
$4000 Guaranteed Prize Fund
Come play chess on an island in the Pacific! Come to Victoria for the Easter Weekend.
The Grand Pacific Open is a 6 Round Swiss with a Guaranteed Prize Fund of $4000!
Side Events include Active, Scholastic, Blitz and Bughouse Tournaments.
This fine Canadian event has a history of promoting play by female players. This year, Goddesschess is involved - more details later.
Come on, chess femmes! Please come out and support this event. You ladies know what it is like to look around a playing venue and hardly see anyone else who is your gender. We NEED more chess femmes playing in events like this!