Tuesday, September 2, 2014

The 2014/2014 Season Begins

Welcome to the Kingston Senior Chess Club.

We play chess each Monday night from 7:15p.m. – 10:30p.m at the Princess St. United Church.
This Church is located at the corner of Princess at Albert St. Please use the Back Ramp.
The membership fee will be $70.00 for the season as well as a $7.00 rating fee payable once a season.
This season runs from Sept 8, 2014 to April 20, 2015

A couple of Changes for this year. Azroy will continue to look after the web page and pairings but Dave Gordon will be the new tournament director for this year. Time controls for round 1 - 3 will be 90 minutes each and round 2 - 4 will be either 90 or 60 minutes each section will decide.

Tournament Dates
Sept 8, 2013
Welcome back all players… Open night…

Sept 15                       Round 1
This night will start the first tournament game.
This is our Jim Cairns Memorial which is 5 Round Swiss Style Tournament. There will be ½ point byes in the first 3 rounds. No byes after the 3rd round.

Sept 22                       Round 2
Sept 29                       Round 3
Oct 6                          Round 4
Oct 13                        No chess        Thanksgiving Monday                 
Oct 20                        Round 5          ends the first tournament.

Oct 27                       Round 1 of the Presidents Challenge. This will be 6 rounds in a Round                     Robin style. The levels will be broken up into 4 man groups starting with the highest rating to the lowest rating.   

Nov 3                           Round 2
Nov 10                         Round 3   
Nov 17                         Round 4
Nov 24                         Round 5
Dec 1                           Round 6
Dec 8                           Holiday Season Party…
Once again this year we will be having a POT LUCK dinner.
Please let Harry know what you’ll be able to bring as far as food and drinks go.
Senior and junior players are invited, we start at 6:15p.m.

Dec 15 -   29                  Closed: NO CHESS for the next 3 Monday nights. Happy Holidays

Jan 5, 2015                    Welcome Back. Round 1of the Club Championship starts tonight. 5 rounds.
Jan 12                          Round 2
Jan 19                          Round 3
Jan 26                          Round 4
Feb 2                            Round 5

Feb 9                            Starting on Jan 12th. The Spring Open 5 Round Swiss Style Tournament.

Feb 16                          No chess... Family Day

Feb 23                          Round 2
Mar 2                          Round 3
Mar 9                          Round 4

Mar 16                        No Chess… March Break...

Mar 23                        Round 5 Final Round.
Mar 30.                       We will be having our End of Year Pizza Party… The junior club ends. The senior club will continue for the next few weeks with the exception of April 6 which is Easter Monday and there will be no chess.
Starting tonight, the senior club would like to invite all junior club players to join them in a rapid tournament. Each game will be ½ for each player, and 2 games will be played per night. Everyone should be finished their games by 930p.m. at the latest. All games will start at 7:15p.m.
Apr 6      No Chess Easter                        
Apr 13    Round 3 – 4 Rapid Tournament.   

Apr 20     Round 5 – 6 Rapid Tournament and the end of the chess club until September.   

1 comment:

  1. What is the prize fund for the adult tournaments?