McGill Open Championship 2016

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Date: April 29-May 1, 2016

Place: Shatner Building (Student Society Building) 3480 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC

5 minutes of walk from Peel or McGill Station.
Tournament Format: 5 rounds Swiss, bring your own clock.
Time Control: G/90 with 30 second increment each move.


Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5
Friday: 19h Saturday : 11h Saturday : 16h Sunday : 10h Sunday : 15h

Last minute registration: Friday 17h45 – 18 h15.

Championship section $55; U20: $40  McGill student/staff/alumni FQE Master : $35
$10 more for participants rated under 2000
$10 more after April 1st, $20 more on site.

Free for FIDE Masters, International Masters, and Grandmasters
Amateur sections
B (U2000)
and C (U1500)
Only $35 for all before April 1st, $40 before April 28, $45 on site.
Early bird discounts!

How to register:

Via a club exec (email:, at Boutique Stratégie or at Quebec Chess Federation (FQE) office in cash or in cheque in the name of ”McGill Chess Club”

4545 Pierre-de-Coubertin
Montréal, QC
H1V 0B2

Via PayPal (over)

(McGill students, alumni and staff need to show their McGill ID for registration).

FQE or CFC membership or tournament passport required (depending on the province)

Refunds are possible until April 28th, with 15$ administrative fees.


For more information:

Roman Sarrazin Gendron