Sat, Nov 4 - 5, 2023

Organizer: Lili Ou

Tournament Director: Yao Wang


Championship Section: FIDE and CFC rated.

This is a closed 6-player round robin. No byes available. Game in 90 minutes 30 seconds/move. No entry fee. Alberta residents only. The winners of the 2023 Edmonton Junior Regional and Calgary Junior Regional will automatically qualify. The other four spots will be filled by players with the highest CFC rating between July 15 and Oct 15, 2023.  Players are eligible only by gaining a full participation point since the 2022 Alberta Junior Championship. 1 participation point is awarded for the Edmonton and Calgary Junior Regionals. All other ACA tournaments are worth a half point.All qualifiers must confirm their entry by October 25.

Prize: 1st place: $500 travel grant to 2024 Canadian Junior Championship and Trophy. 2nd  and 3rd: Trophy

Confirmed Participants
Srinivasan, Hemant ( Calgary Regional Champion)

2.  Darvekar, Yash ( Edmonton Regional Champion)

3.  Keleberda, Tymur (2407 – Rating List)

4.  Soberov, Emil (2369 – Rating List)

5.  Chandra, Anand Rishi (2286 – Rating List)

6.  Vasic, Maxim (2220 – Rating List)

Open Section: FIDE and CFC rated.

5 round Swiss, Game in 90 minutes 30 seconds/move.
Prize: 1st  2nd  and 3rd: Trophy

U1300 and U800CFC rated

7 round Swiss, Game in 45 minutes 30 seconds/move

Prize: 1st 2nd  and 3rd: Trophy


- Only Juniors born after January 1, 2004 are eligible.

- Registration deadline: 10:00 PM on November 3rd. Onsite registration will NOT be permitted. 

- Unrated players are recommended to register in the U800 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:

Entry Fee:  First child at $35, sibling at $32. 

Venue: Room 140-148 Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning Building, University of Calgary


Saturday, November 4th:

On-site check-in: 9:00 am – 9:30 am. Players who arrive after 9:30 am on November 4th will not be paired for round 1. 

Opening ceremony: 9:45 am – 9:55 am

Rounds 1-3 for Champion: 10:00am, 1:30pm, 5:00pm or ASAP

Rounds 1-3 for  Open: 10:00am, 1:30pm, 5:00pm or ASAP

Rounds 1-4 for U1300: 10:00am, 11:30pm, 1:30pm, 3:00pm or ASAP

Rounds 1-4 for U800: 10:00am, 11:30pm, 1:30pm, 3:00pm or ASAP

Sunday, November 5th:

Rounds 4-5 for Champion: 10:00am, 1:30pm or ASAP

Rounds 4-5 for Open: 10:00am, 1:30pm or ASAP

Rounds 5-7 for U1300: 10:00am, 11:30am, 1:30pm or ASAP

Rounds 5-7 for U800: 10:00am, 11:30am, 1:30pm or ASAP


We recommend parents of players 12 -year-old and under stay on site to supervise your children. Also, please notify the TDs if you decide not to attend the remaining games.

Sat, Nov 4 - 5, 2023

Lili Ou

Room 140-148 Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, University of Calgary
434 Collegate Blvd NW, Calgary, Calgary

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