The Quebec Chess Federation (FQE) and the Montreal Just For Play Festival invite you to take part in the
2005 Quebec Open Championship
10 000 $ in guaranted prizes
at the Cégep du Vieux-Montréal
NEW - Two schedules
|ENTRY FEES (GST & PST included) :|
|Championship||100$||Entry Fees Paid||GM/IM : Free FM: 50% discount|
|-2000||75$||Before May 1st||10$ reduction||50% discount for certified Masters and FM|
|-1700||70$||after June 1st||10$ more||Maximum late penalty for Unrated Players : $10|
|-1400||60$||after July 1st||20$ more||Maximum late penalty for those buying their FQE card - $20|
|-1200 & Unrated||40$||at registration 15/17||$30 more|
Entry fees are the same for both schedules. Players who wants to re-register in the tournament should do it no later than 18/07 4:30 p.m to 5:30 p.m. Fees of 35$ will be charge for re-registration. *Championship section is only available in schedule 2.
Unrated players can not win more than $75 and are not eligible for Class Prizes. font>
TIME CONTROL & SCHEDULE: 40 moves/2h, 1h/mate. Opening Cocktail - Friday 15/07 4 p.m to 5 p.m. Registration: 15/07 5:30 p.m to 6 :30 p.m. Schedule 1: 15/07 round 1 at 7 p.m; 16-17/07 roundes 2 to 5 11 a.m and 6 p.m; 22/07 round 6 at 6 p.m; 23/07 rounds 7 and 8 11 a.m and 6 p.m; 24/07 round 9 at 9:30 a.m. Registration: 17/07 4:30 p.m to 5:30 p.m; 18/07 4 :30 p.m to 5 :30 p.m. Program 2: 17 to 22/07 rounds 1 to 6 6 p.m; 23/07 rounds 7 and 8 11 a.m and 6 p.m; 24/07 round 9 at 9:30 a.m. Closing Cocktail - Sunday 24/07 4 p.m to 5 p.m.
Rating: Championship section is rated CFC, FQE and FIDE. These ratings are treated equally. Ratings to be used are those on July 1st, 2005. Players residing outside of Quebec pay only $10 for an FQE Tournament Card. Administrative Fees of $15 will be charged to those who withdraw before the start of the tournament. No refunds once the event has begun. A player with a rating indicator which is more than 100 points above the rating definition of a section is not eligible for the prizes in that section. "Bye" (1/2 point) are only available for the first 5 rounds.
Mail your entry no later than July 8, 2005 with a cheque made payable to the FQE, PO Box 1000, Station “M”, Montreal, QC. H1V 3R2. It is also possible to register at the Strategy Games Shops in Montreal (Tel 514-845-8352) no later than July 14. Info (514) 252-3034 or (514) 845-8352. No telephone entries accepted.
Lodging at an affordable price:
This is a very busy time in Montreal with the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival drawing huge crowds. Even University dorms fill up fast! In order to avoid disappointment, please book early.
University of Montréal
Download : Registration form COQ 2005
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