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2018 Lethbridge Youth Chess Championship

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#225, 200 4 Ave S

Lethbridge, Alberta T1J4C9

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This chess championship is for players under the age of 18!
Fees: $10 entry fee per player. Please pay via Eventbrite.

Format: 5 rounds at 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 pm in Swiss or Round Robin format with 30 minutes plus 5 seconds increments time controls. All games will be registered with the Chess Federation of Canada.

Tentative Sections:
Under Age 8 (Born after January 1, 2010)
Under Age 10 (Born after January 1, 2008)
Under Age 12 (Born after January 1, 2006)
Under Age 14 (Born after January 1, 2004)
Under Age 16 (Born after January 1, 2002)
Under Age 18 (Born after January 1, 2000)

Sections may be combined depending on attendance. Section winners and runner-ups will get free entry to the Alberta Youth Chess Championship on February 24 & 25 2018 in Calgary.

Prizes: Section winners will receive $100 as credit for chess training with professional chess instructors from Alberta.

Location: Family Centre, 2nd level of Lethbridge Centre in downtown Lethbridge. #225, 200 4 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB, T1J 4C9

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Email peter.davisimhof@gmail.com or call (403) 795 1211 for questions. Please register through Eventbrite.

Sponsored by the Alberta Chess Association.

Alberta Chess Association


Tie-breaking: If it is necessary to break a tie according to the points accumulated in order to award prizes, the following criteria will be used:

  1. Who has more points in a direct head-to-head comparison (in case of a two-way tie)

  2. Who has the most wins?

  3. Who has the fewest losses?

  4. Single Blitz games (5 minutes of time for either player) until a decision is reached either one-on-one or as round robin for a tie between more than two players

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