Sun, Sep 17, 2023

After three years of waiting, we are finally bringing back the Chess School program from online to live. This event will consist of one hour of instruction 3 games.

Instruction Section: Players choose in the following sections for instruction according to their ability.

  Level 1 – Beginner (CFC < 500)

  Level 2 – Intermediate (CFC < 1000)

  Level 3 – Open (CFC > 1000)

Tournament section: Head TD will have 4 players with similar ratings grouped in each section.

  Quad system. Players will be divided into groups of 4 by rating and play a total of 3 games. A round robin tournament will be played within each section. 

  Best effort will be made to have 4 players with similar ratings grouped in each section.

  The final section assignment is determined by the Head TD based on the higher of regular and active ratings. Check your CFC rating at the link:


Registration Cap: 16 for each section. 

The registration will be closed as soon as the cap is reached OR by 10:00 PM on September 16th, whichever comes sooner.


Please make sure you have renewed your 2023-2024 membership or sign up to become a member via link:

Schedule: 1:00PM   Registration/Check-In 
                    1:15PM   One hour chess instruction starts

                  2:30PM   3-round tournament begins        

Volunteer sign-up:  Volunteer will be refund the entry fee

Head Tournament Director: Angelo Tolentino

Time Control:  20min 5sec incremental

Prizes: The 1st and 2nd places in each quad will receive medals.

All other participants will receive colorful chess keychains. 


Fees:  Annual Membership $10. Event Fee $15.

Discount: $3 sibling discount and $7 discount for bringing a friend who is new to the club.



We recommend parents of players 8 and under stay on site to supervise your children Also, please kindly notify the volunteers at the front desk if you decide to pick up your kids before all rounds are completed.

Sun, Sep 17, 2023

TimeZone: Mountain Standard Time
2023-09-17 13:00 -- 2023-09-17 17:00

Lili Ou

Renert School portable building
14 Royal Vista Dr NW, Calgary

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