2019 Kingston Open Chess Tournament
An EOCA Grand Prix EventDate: March 29 to 31, 2019
Place: St. Matthew's United Church Auditorium, 31 Weller Avenue, Kingston, Ontario
Rounds: 5, Friday 8:00 PM (registration 7:30 PM), Saturday & Sunday 10 AM & 3 PM
Type: Regular Swiss, FIDE and CFC rated. One section tournament, prizes by rating group,
rating groups determined by ratings distribution.
Time Control: Game in 90 minutes plus 30 seconds per move
Prize Eligible Entry Fee: $50 for CFC or FQE members, $70 for non-members
Amateur Entry Fee: $30 for CFC or FQE members, $50 for non-members. Amateur
entrants are not eligible for prizes.
Requesting byes: max of two ½ point byes in the first four rounds. Bye requests must be
made before the start of the first round.
Accommodation: we encourage players and their families requiring accommodation to
make their own arrangements this year. If you need assistance with obtaining accommodation
or have other questions please use the contact information provided below.
Tournament Director: Herb Langer
Tournament Organizer: Dan Barlow
Registration: If you wish to register or have additional questions: send an email to
email@example.com or call at 613-549-2895. You can also use this email address to pay the
registration fees via PayPal, Interac, or by cheque by March 27, 2019, payable to: Daniel
Barlow, 9 Parkington Place, Kingston, ON, K7K 5C8.