Sun, Feb 18, 2024

This event will consist of one hour of instruction and 4 rounds of swiss rapid games. New members please complete registration throught step 1 to 3. Active members please go to step 3.

Registration Cap:  Maximum registration 60

The registration will be closed as soon as the cap is reached OR by 10:00 PM on Feburary 17th, whichever comes sooner. On site registration is not premitted. If you are interested in attending after the registration closed, please contact We will try our very best to accommodate. However, the spot is not guranteered.

Step 1: 

All participants must have a CFC (Canadian Chess Federation) ID. To find out the player's CFC ID number visit: and enter your name.  If you never played official tournament chess in Canada, you will need to create a free account on the CFC website which will allow you to have a CFC number.  In order to join visit:

Step 2: 

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

Step 3: 

Click the "Register" button in the upper right corner to complete registration. The member ID on the next page is our membership ID/club ID (the number you requested in step 2). If you don't remember, search by Membership-membership-filter

Section: Players choose in the following sections for instruction according to their ability. Players are allowed to play up a section should you choose so.

  • Level 1 – Beginner (CFC < 600)
  • Level 2 – Novice (CFC 600 – 800)
  • Level 3 – Intermediate/Open (CFC > 800)

Schedule: Beginner and Novice Sections likely finish around 4:30 pm. Intermediate/Open Section likely finishes around 5:00.

  • 1:00PM  Registration/Check-In 
  • 1:30PM  One hour chess instruction starts
  • 2:30PM  4-round tournament begins

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

Head Tournament Director:  Lili Ou

Time Control:  20 min and 5 sec incremental

Prizes: Top 3 players and top girl in each section 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-year-old and under stay on site to supervise your children Also, please kindly notify the volunteers or TDs in advance if your child leaves before all rounds are completed.

Sun, Feb 18, 2024

Lili Ou

Renert School portable building
14 Royal Vista Dr NW, Calgary

Calgary Junior Chess Centre 

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