2018 Seneca Hill OCC Qualifiers 2

Who: Student K to G.12 and open. Sections may be combined if less than 12 players.

Option of sections: (A) the student’s school grade or (B) open.

Open section is for pre-qualified players (announced by CMA at the end of January) who want the challenge and who want to win OCC FREE ENTRY.

Grade 1 to Grade 6 girls: This is also a qualifier for the girls to the Ontario-Quebec Team Championship in Kingston on June 9, 2018. Details here.

When: Saturday, March 17, 2018

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

Entry Fee: $30 (Seneca Hill Chess students $20 paid by February 24, see notice)

Schedule: 1st round 12:00, 2nd round 1:00, 3rd – 2:00, 4th – 3:00 and 5th – 4:00 or earlier.
Players MUST check in and pay $30 entry fee to complete the registration between 10:45 and 11:30.

Format: 5 round Swiss pairings. Time controls: 25 minutes per player.

Prizes: Trophy for 1st, medal for 2nd and 3rd in each or combined section.

Tie-breakers for trophies and medals.
(1) Head to head and (2) Performance of Opposition

All players qualified through Seneca Hill will be automatically entered into a draw for FREE OCC Entries ($65-$80 value each). There is at least one Free OCC Entry guaranteed in the open section. 1 out of 30 will win a Free OCC Entry in all other sections. The winners have to participate in OCC 2018 in order to claim the prize.

Qualifier: 1 out of 10 players per section will be qualified to OCC 2018 (Sunday, April 22).

Rating: Rated by Chess’N Math Association – http://www.chess-math.org

Register using the online form below.
Deadline: 9:00p.m. on March 14. No onsite registration.

Registration for qualifier 2 will be opened after December 23.

Link to Seneca Hill OCC qualifier 1.



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