News: Best Team Awards

Location: St. Timothy Catholic School, 25 Rochelle Crescent, North York, ON M2J 1Y3 Map

#1   Saturday, January 6, 2018           Results
#2   Saturday, February 17, 2018      Results         
#3   Saturday, March 31, 2018        Registered players 
#4  Saturday, May 19, 2018

2018 GP standings after GP2

Players can participate in any 1 or multiple tournaments.

Under 8, U10, U12, U14, U16, U18 Open and Girls
Sections with fewer than 12 players may be combined at the TD’s discretion.
Play up is allowed. Girls can choose to play in open or girl section if any.
Age: as of January 1, 2018.

5 round Swiss pairings. Time controls: 25 minutes per player.
Games are CFC Active rated.

Posting of pairings onsite: 11:30a.m.
Rounds 1-5:  12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 or earlier.
Awards After round 5

If a player doesn’t show up at the start time of the first round (12:00), the clock will be started. The game will be rated. If the player doesn’t show up at the end of the first round, he/she will be withdrawn from the tournament.


1st Trophy After tie-breaks
2nd Trophy After tie-breaks
3rd Trophy/Medals After tie-breaks
Players score 2.5 or 3 $5 bursaries for next tournament 1st, 2nd  and 3rd tournaments only
Players score 3.5 or more $10 bursaries for next tournament 1st, 2nd  and 3rd tournaments only

*All prizes and bursaries are given per combined section/sections 

(1) Head to head and (2) Performance of Opposition

Grand Prix – scholarship
There are 4 tournaments in the Seneca Hill Grand Prix series, and a player can play in any number of them.

The best three tournament scores will be used for the computation of the Grand Prix results.
Computation of the Grand Prix

Prize fund
$5 of each entry will contribute to the Grand Prix. (It was $2725 in 2017)
Distribution of GP cash
1st – 40%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%
Participated all 4 or scored 8 and more – 20%
A player can win only one cash prize.
Based on the number of participants in that section/combined section.
Players tied with the same score will share the prize money.
Grand Prix cash will be calculated after the 4th tournament and to be picked up at Seneca Hill Sunday tournaments by December 17, 2018.

Entry fee and registration:

Online form

A registration is completed when the payment is received.

(1) make an e-transfer payment. (2) pay by credit card  (3) in person.

$30 – register and pay by 9:00p.m. on the Sunday before the tournament. (i.e. March 24, 2018 for GP2)
$40 register and pay online by 9:00p.m. on the Thursday day before the tournament. (i.e. March 29 for GP2)
$50 register onsite (11:00-11:15a.m.), only if spot is available.

Online registration for GP3 will be closed on March 24, 2018 at 9:00p.m.

Payment in person – locations and hours
St. Timothy Catholic School
Sunday 3:00-5:00 (February 25, March 11,18,25)
Saturday 1:30-5:30 (Every Saturday)
Trinity Montessori School
Monday 3:00 to 8:30 (February 26, March 5, 19.)
Tuesday 6:00 to 8:00 (February 20, 27, March 6,20,27)

Refund Policy


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