Vancouver Island University Chess Club

Tournament Information

The Nanaimo Spring Open 2017

When: March 11-12, 2017
Where: Vancouver Island University, Royal Arbutus Room above Upper Cafeteria
Rounds: Sat 10:00AM, 2:30PM, 6:00PM, Sun 10:00AM, 2:30PM.
Time Control: New Time Control Game/75 + 30 second increment

Ratings: CFC Rated. CFC ratings used.

Prizes and Sections: All entry fees returned as prizes less expenses. The tournament format will be one section. Unrated can play for Unrated prize or 1st or 2nd only.1

$1500 Prize Fund Based on 40 full entries - Final distribution depending on player turnout.

1st

425

1st<1800

150

2nd

225

1st<1600

150

1st <2200

150

1st<1400

150

1st<2000

150

1st Unrated

100

 

Entry Fees: $50 Adult, $30 for juniors and VIU students.

Early Bird registration: www.nanaimo-open.ca $40 for Adult, $25 for juniors and VIU Students if registered before February 25th.

Memberships: CFC Membership required. Single Tournament Memberships are $16 for adults and $8 for juniors.

1 year memberships are $38 a year for adult BC residents and $25 for juniors.

Accommodations: The Coast Bastion is offering a discounted rate for our tournament again:

Comfort Rooms $115 or Superior Rooms $135

Call:  800-663-1144 and quote code: CBI-GFC16449 or mention the Nanaimo Spring Open. You can not get this rate by booking online.

Organizers: Nick Peters (250)607-7999, Jason Williamson (250)797-0231

Email: nanaimo.open@gmail.com

Tournament Registration