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

Dates:
#1   Saturday, January 6, 2018
#2   Saturday, February 17, 2018
#3   Saturday, March 31, 2018
#4  Saturday, May 19, 2018

Players can participate in any 1 or multiple tournaments.

Sections:
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.

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

Schedule:
All players must check in between 11:00 and 11:30.
Rounds 1-5:  12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 or earlier.
Awards 5:00-5:15

 *Prizes:

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 

Tie-breakers:
(1) Head to head and (2) Performance of Opposition

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

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, 2017.

 Entry fee and registration:

Fill out the online form here.
A registration is completed when the payment is made.

(1) make an e-transfer payment. (2) pay by credit card (3) Mail a cheque,  (4) in person.

$30 – register and pay by 9:00p.m. on the Sunday before the tournament. (i.e. December 31, 2017 for GP1)
$40 register and pay online by 9:00p.m. on the Thursday day before the tournament. (i.e. January 4 for GP1)

Registration for GP1 will be closed on January 4, 2018 at 9:00.m.

No onsite registration.

Payment in person – locations and hours
Mondays only 3:30 to 8:30 at Trinity Montessori,
Saturdays 1:30 to 5:30 and Sundays 3:00 to 5:30 at St. Timothy.
Note: we close on some occasions. Please check schedule by clicking on each day of the week.

Registration form <<< Click here.

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