2023 CANADIAN YOUTH CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP
CYCC Blitz Tournament
- Only online registration is accepted.
- The seats are limited to 150 players.
- Registration closes at 8 pm on July 19th.
Tournament Time: July 20th 2023, 7:30 pm.
Venue: McKnight Room, Sheraton Cavalier Hotel
Sections: U12 and U18
Format: 7-round Swiss, 3' 2" incremental, CFC and FIDE Blitz Rated
Tournament Director: Sean Wu
Prizes: Trophyies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places of each section.
In case two or more players are tied for first place, the following tie-break procedure will apply:1) Head to head result. This will only apply if all the players in a tied group played each other. 2) Tie-break match. If two players are tied, they will play a two-game match with the time control of game in 3' 2" incremental . If more than two players are tied, they will play a round-robin tournament with the same time controls.
If the tie is still not broken, the procedure will be repeated;
Tie-breaks for all other places will be determined by the following criteria:
a) Buchholz (total scores of opponents)b) Sonnenborn-Berger (total scores of opponents beaten plus half the scores of opponents drawn) c) Most wins.
d) Most games with the black pieces.