2020 OCC information and registration (For qualified players only)

2020 OCC Seneca Hill Qualifier 2


(Not a GP event)

Online Registration

For OCC qualifier 1, please click here.

Who: Students G.1 to G.12.*

A student can play in his/her school grade section or any section(s) above that. – see conditions under prizes and qualification.

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

Format: 5 round Swiss pairing. Time Control: 25 minutes 

Limited spaces! First come first served!

Limited to 16 players per Sunday, and need a minimum of 6 players to run.

January 12Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.9-12 
January 26 Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.7-8
February 2 Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.6
February 23 Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.5
March 1 Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.4
March 22Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.3
April 5Sunday 2:30-5:30*G.1 and G.2

*Estimated finishing time

Prizes: Trophy for 1st, medal for 2nd and 3rd in each section/combined section. Only students in his/her own grade section are eligible for prizes. 

Tie-breaks: (1) Buchholz, (2) Head-to-Head, (3) Performance of Opposition

Qualification: 1 out of 10 players (or more) per section will be qualified to OCC 2020 (Sunday, April 26). Students will be qualified only in his/her own grade section. i.e. Entering into other grade section(s) is for practice purpose only.

Free OCC Entries!

All players qualified through Seneca Hill Chess will be automatically entered into a draw  for FREE OCC Entries ($75 value each).

3 free entries for the grade section first place winners (G.1 to 12) in Seneca Hill OCC 1.                                                                                                   

3 free entries for the grade section first place winners (G.1 to 12) in Seneca Hill OCC 2.     

3 free entries for the other players qualified through Seneca Hill OCC 1.

The winners have to successfully complete all rounds in OCC 2020 in order to claim the prize in cash. The cash prize must be picked up at one of the Sunday tournaments by December 12, 2020. One prize per winner. 

Rated by Chess’n Math Association

Registration and Fees:

Fill out the online form and make the payment to complete the registration. 


Online registration deadline: Friday night before the tournament or when maximum capacity (16 players per Sunday) is reached.

**A registration is completed when the online form and payment is received.**

        Onsite registration 2:10 to 2:20, the fee is $45, only if spots are available.

Payment methods:

(1) make an e-transfer payment. (2) pay by credit card, +3 dollars fee (3) cash in person by Friday night before the tournament.

This is not a GP event. No refund, no transfer or no credit once submitted.

Seneca Hill Chess reserves all the rights for final explanation.