Canadian Seniors Chess Championship


2019 Canadian Seniors Chess Championship

August 2 - August 5, 2019

7 Rounds

Kitchener City Hall

Free Refreshments Each Day.

All Equipment Provided.

   Entry Fee:     $90 up to June 30

$105 up to July 21

$120 up to Aug 1

$140 onsite

Prizes:   90% of entry fees returned as prizes
                Canadian winner of each section qualifies as Canada's Official Representative to the Pan American Seniors
                (If the winner of the section is not eligible to represent Canada, the next place winner that is eligible will qualify to represent Canada)

Sections:  Veterans 50+
                    Senior 65+

Round Times:    First Round 6pm August 2nd, Rounds 2-7, 10am and 3pm daily

Time Control:    Game in 90 minutes with 30 second Fischer increment

Tie breaks:    Tiebreaks to determine award of Trophies will be 1: Solkoff 2: Performance of Opposition 3: Head to Head

Forfeit:    Failure to arrive at the board within 30 minutes of the round start will result in forfeiture of the game

On site registration:    August 2nd: 3pm - 5:30pm

Advance registration: Please click HERE and fill in the online registration form.

Pay in advance Here: By Interac eTransfer to  or PayPal using the form below:

Kitchener Chess Festival
Players Name


Byes:    1 half point bye in the first 6 rounds if requested with entry.

Eligibility:    Must have reached the age of 50 or 65 by Dec. 31, 2019

7  Rounds, Kitchener City Hall

FIDE Rated

PreRegistered: Here