If you are interested in playing in this event, but didn't know how you'd get there, here's an opportunity. I am leaving Seattle early Saturday morning. Back Sunday night after the tourney ends.$50 your cost for the round trip ride. You must have your USA passport. Tourney is short enough for you to party in Vancouver Saturday night. Get in touch with me before Jan 25.
BC Active Championship 2012
Date: Saturday January 28 and Sunday January 29, 2012
Location: Vancouver Bridge Centre, 2776 East Broadway (at Kaslo), Vancouver
Rounds: 7, Bye available for Round 1 to 4 only
Round Times: Saturday Rd1: 11:00 Rd2 1:00 Lunch Rd3: 4:00 Rd4: 6:00 Sunday Rd 5 11:00 Lunch Rd6 1:30 Rd7 3:30
Type: Regular Swiss.
Time Controls: G/40 + 10 sec. increments or G/45.
Entry Fee: $40 (If email by Thursday January 26th or $45 on site)
Prizes: 1st $400 (The 1st Prize is guaranteed) 2nd $300 3rd $150
Based on 35 entries.
The Vancouver Active rating will be used or the CFC regular.
Registration: On site at 10:00am or contact Luc Poitras at (778) 846-0496. Save $5 on registrtion by email me your registration.
Bring your chess set and clock if you have one. No membership required