|Current Canadian Women's Champion Dina Kagramanov|
Annex Chess Club is pleased to host the 2011 Canadian Women’s Chess Championship.
This event is sanctioned by the Chess Federation of Canada (CFC). The winner will become the Canadian Women’s Champion, and will earn a place on the 2012 Olympiad Women’s Team. The event will also raise funds for the 2012 Olympiad Women’s Team.
15th Canadian Women’s Chess Championship 2011Saturday October 8 to Monday October 10
- Chess Institute of Canada (CIC)
c/o Ted Winick, 41 Nina Street, Toronto, ON M5R 1Z5
- Bryan Lamb
- Annex Chess Club, 918 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON
- 6-round Swiss
- registration – Saturday @ 9 am
Round 1 – Saturday @ 10 am
Round 2 – Saturday @ 4 pm
Round 3 – Sunday @ 10 am
Round 4 – Sunday @ 4 pm
Round 5 – Monday @ 10 am
Round 6 – Monday @ 4 pm
Playoffs – immediately following, or at a mutually convenient time
- Those who cannot play Saturday because of Yom Kippur can play the first two rounds in advance
- 40 moves/90 minutes; remaining moves/30 minutes; 30-s increment from move 1
- All players must be up-to-date CFC members. The tournament will also be FIDE rated.
- Chess sets, chess boards, and digital chess clocks will be provided
- Projected Prize Fund: $1000
- We are pleased to announce an additional prize, as follows: $250 to be shared among all players with a perfect score of 6/6. There has never been a perfect score in the Canadian Women’s Championship!
- The 2011 champion will also receive free accommodation in Montreal for the 2012 Canadian Women’s Championship (courtesy of the 2012 organizers)
- pay by credit card to CFC,
mail cheque to CIC (see address above),
or pay by credit card to CIC (see PayPal registration below)
- cash only
- A Chess Institute of Canada camera crew will be on site, Monday October 10, filming for a video on chess in Toronto. By registering for the tournament, you are giving permission to appear in this film unless you indicate otherwise on your registration. If you do not wish to take part in the film, please inform the organizers on your registration form, and you will be seated so your game is not on camera.
Players registered thus far:
|#||Name||CFC/||Expiry||CFC Rating||FIDE/||FIDE Rating||FIDE Title||Notes||Rds 1 and 2 in advance|
|5||Liza Orlova||138247||OK||2073||2601826||1931||WCM||women’s Olympiad team 2010||poss.|
|4||Iulia Lacau-Rodean||144348||OK||2049||1211285||2008||women’s Olympiad team 2010||poss.|
|1||Olya Chichkina||120564||CFC expired||1885||–||0||no|