Thanksgiving Day Open 2016

 

Date: October 7-9, 2016

Location: Mount Saint Vincent University, 166 Bedford Highway, Halifax, NS., McCain Centre, Room 105 (See campus map.)

Contact: Ken Cashin skcashin@ns.sympatico.ca

Type: Five round Swiss.

Registration: Friday, October 7th onsite, 5:30 p.m.-5:45 p.m.

Rounds:

Rd 1: Friday, October 7th, 6 p.m.

Rd 2: Saturday, October 8th, 10 a.m.

Rd 3: Saturday, October 8th, 4 p.m.

Rd 4: Sunday, October 9th, 10 a.m.

Rd 5: Sunday, October 9th, 4 p.m.

Time control: Game in 2 hours, with 30-second increments starting at move one.

Entry Fee:

Adults (age 18 and over): $40

Seniors (age 65 and over): $35

Juniors (under age 18): $35

 

Note: In addition to the tournament entry fee, a membership to the Chess Federation of Canada (CFC) is required to participate in the tournament. The membership can be purchased online on the CFC site before the tournament, or can be paid to the tournament director onsite at time of registration.


 

Confirmed Participants:  (Last updated 7:15 p.m. Monday, September 26, 2016)

Glenn Charlton (2018)

Ken Cashin (1876)

Eric Newman (1760)

Cristian Stanchiu-Cashin (1689)

Erdem Daldal (1652)

Ed McKearney (1602)

Jim Livingstone (1600) (bye rd. 1)

John MacLean (1283) (bye rds. 1 & 2)

Jim Glencross (1190)

 

Probable Participants:

Brian McKay (1937)

George Hensel (1716)

Conrad MacNeil (1612)

 

Maybe Participants:

Anton Wysocki (2208)

David Kenney (1863)

Paul Ford (unr.)

 

 


Accommodations:

Affordable hotels nearby:

Wedgewood Hotel, Bedford Highway

Howard Johnson/The Bluenose Inn & Suites, Bedford Highway

Chebucto Inn, Lady Hammond Road

 

Updated: September 26, 2016 — 6:31 pm

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