RA Chess Club Schedule: 2019-2020

 

Dates

Format

Event

Director

September 5 & 12, 2019

OPEN

INTRODUCTORY ACTIVE (2 WEEKS)

Five rounds per evening.

G/10 min + 5 sec increment, unrated

John Upper

Sept. 19 Oct. 3, 2019

TMBR

RON RODGERS MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT

(Rounds 1 - 3; 7 WEEKS TOTAL)

Sections: Open & U1600

Amos Kuttner

October 10, 2019

OPEN

GM SIMUL: Details TBA

(probably a GM tandem clock simul)

Halldor Palsson

(C) 613-600-0245

Oct. 17 Nov. 7, 2019

MBR

RON RODGERS MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT

(continued: Rounds 4-7)

Two Sections: Open & U1600

Amos Kuttner

Nov. 14, 2019

OPEN

FISCHER RANDOM TOURNAMENT

5 rounds, G/10 + 5 sec, unrated

John Upper

Nov. 21 - Dec. 19, 2019

MBR

WINTER FROST (5 weeks) - 6 player RRs;

sections by rating. Make up games Sundays.

Halldor Palsson

(C) 613-600-0245

Dec. 26 19- Jan. 2 20

 

CLOSED

 

January 9 16, 2020

CFC

2 x ACTIVE TOURNAMENT (2 WEEKS)

3 rounds (6 games)/evening; G/10 min + 5 sec

John Upper

Jan. 23 - March 5, 2020

MBR

2020 RA CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP

for the Ken Winterton Cup (7 WEEKS)

Halldor Palsson
(C) 613-600-0245

March 12, 2020

MBR

2020 RACC SPEED CHAMPIONSHIP

for the Jerome Chyurlia Trophy

6 double RR; 3min + 2sec

Gordon Ritchie

March 19 -

April 23, 2020

MBR

SPRING THAW ROUND ROBIN (6 WEEKS)

4 player double RR tournaments by rating group.

 Amos Kuttner +

April 30, 2020

OPEN

BUGHOUSE/DOUBLES

6 double-round Swiss; TC: G/5

Teams paired by inverse rating.

David Gordon

May 7-14, 2020

MBR

RACC ACTIVE CHAMPIONSHIP

for the George Raletich Prize (2 WEEKS)

Five rounds per evening. G/10 min + 5 sec delay

Gordon Ritchie

May 21, 2020

MBR

Club AGM & Elections and

SIMUL by 2020 RACC Champ

 RACC Exec.

May 28 July 9, 2020

CFC

PICKUP #1 (7 WEEKS) Regular Rated

TBD

July 16 Aug 27, 2020

CFC

PICK-UP #2 (7 WEEKS) Regular Rated

TBD

Sundays

OPEN

RA SUNDAY RAPID

 5 round Swiss @10m + 5s

Unrated; NO Sunday Rapid on EOCA tourney days*

John Upper +

 

OPEN = anyone may play; unrated; non-RACC members pay $4 fee per day.

CFC = CFC rated, CFC membership required; non-RACC members may play @ $4 fee per day.

MBR = only RACC members.

TMBR = tournament memberships, $10 for non-RACC members +$4 fee per day.

 

For updates or changes, visit the RACC websitehttp://ottawarachessclub.pbworks.com/

 

*EOCA Tournaments: Sept.27-29 Ottawa | Nov.8-10 Ottawa | Dec.6-8 Ottawa | Jan.17-19 Ottawa | Feb.28-Mar 1 Ottawa | April 9-13 Kingston | May 2-3 Arnprior | June 12-14 Ottawa. Details on EOCA website: https://www.eoca.ca