CUCC 2018 Info

The University of Ottawa Chess Club welcomes you to the 2018 Canadian Universities Chess Championship. Here’s what you need to know:

Contact: uochess@gmail.com

When: January 13-14th, 2018

Where: University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

The tournament will be held in the Desmarais building, room 4101, right beside Laurier Station.

Registration:

Before December 15th, 2017
$120 for the first team, $100 for each additional team

Before January 5th, 2018
$130 for the first team, $110 for each additional team

After January 5th, 2018
$150 for the first team, $120 for each additional team

Tournament:

  • 5-round team Swiss (4 players per team)
  • Each team may have a reserve fifth player, who may be substituted at will
  • The board order must be determined before the first round
  • The board order must generally follow ratings

Eligibility:

All players must be university students or staff members
All players must be CFC or FQE members

Schedule: 

Saturday, January 13th
Registration:   9 am – 10 am
Round 1:  10 am
Round 2:  2 pm
Round 3:  6 pm

Sunday, January 14th
Round 4: 10 am
Round 5: 2 pm

Time control:  60 minutes + 30 seconds/move (round 1), 90 minutes + 30 seconds/move (rounds 2-5)

Hotels: Please see the following link for information on hotels:

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