Sunday, September 30, 2012

2012 October TNT starts Tuesday October 2

Rated by CFC and FIDE 

$ 20 entry fee  -   Prizes will be based on entries
CFC membership required (see below)

Lab: 1M21 (Manitoba Hall)
Main floor - east side, approx mid-way
5 rounds - October  2, 9, 16, 23,3 0 - (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 5 rounds)
Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

Tuesday Night Tournaments are held every month of the year, (except for November and December when things are organized a little differently).

There is one game per week.

All of the TNTs are Swiss (pairing) style tournaments with a time control of G /110 minutes [Each player has 1 hour 50 minutes  to complete their moves, the game will be be 3 hours and 40 minutes maximum]

One game for each consecutive Tuesday in the month).

Start time is 7:00 pm and the TD will confirm costs
$20 entry for the tournament -
All players in the tournament must be Chess Federation of Canada members.

CFC Membership information: (membership can be purchased at the tournament site)
Former/returning members:
$ 20 for a one-tournament membership or $ 49 for 12 months, Juniors - one tournament membership $ 10, $34 for 12 months.
 New members pay only $ 16 for a one-tournament membership or $ 36 for 12 months, Juniors - one tournament membership $ 10, $24 for 12 months.

Registration for tournament -Tuesday, October 2  - approximately 6:35 pm to 6:50 pm

Registration will be cut off at 6:50 pm. (If you think you may be late, please send an email to
chessmanitoba 'at' before 5 pm (you can try later, but the wireless access at the U may be problematic)

Location: University of Winnipeg - Rm 1M21

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