The Nanaimo Open Chess Tournament

Our Next Event

The Nanaimo Winter Open

A 5 round CFC rated Swiss December 8-10. 2017

Now at the Coast Bastion Hotel 11 Bastion St, Nanaimo, BC in the Quadra Room. (250) 753-6601

Rounds: Friday December 8 @ 6:00PM, Saturday December 9 at 10:00 AM and 3:00PM, Sunday December 10 at 9:00 AM and 2:00PM

Byes: Half point byes may be requested up to one hour before the start of a round and must be requested in writing on the posted BYE sheet.  0 point bye in the last round or if requested with less then hour before the round. No bye may be requested once the pairings are posted on the site.

Time Control: Game/90 + 30 sec increment

Sections: Depending on entries - if more than 30 players then we will have two sections: Open and U1600

Rating: CFC Rated. Unrated only eligible for open prize or unrated prize if available. We will accept USCF and FIDE ratings.

Equipment: Bring your own set and clock.

Prizes: ($500 Based on 20 entries)

Open Section

1st: $200

2nd: $150

 1st <1600: $150

Entry Fees: Registered & paid before November 22 - $60,  After that date and onsite - $70.   Discount of $10 for juniors. Free Entry for 2200 and higher. Entries will max out at 26 players. Priority will go to pre-registered players. Currently we have 20 entries.

Registration: On site registration closes for round one at 5:30PM. First round half point bye available up to 9AM on Saturday December 9th.

Accommodations:  Coast Bastion Hotel - Call for the tournament rate and quote group code: CBI-GFC17474 - $109 night. (250) 753-6601

Contact: Jason Williamson @ 250-797-0231 or nanaimo.open@gmail.com

Organizer:  Jason Williamson, Nick Peters

SwissSys Standings. Nanaimo Winter Open 2017: Open

# Place Name ID Rtng Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Tot
1 1 Jason Williamson 106287 1897 W17 (w) D2 (b) W6 (w) W4 (b) 3.5
2 2-4 Roger Patterson 103043 2135 W12 (b) D1 (w) D8 (b) W11 (w) 3.0
3   Bennett Schnabel 165803 2101 W9 (w) W15 (b) L4 (w) W12 (b) 3.0
4   Joe Roback 143038 2049 W13 (b) W7 (w) W3 (b) L1 (w) 3.0
5 5-9 Harold Brown 105951 2285 W16 (w) D6 (b) D11 (w) D8 (b) 2.5
6   Paul Leblanc 104186 1872 W19 (b) D5 (w) L1 (b) W15 (w) 2.5
7   Nicolau Machado de Oliveira 160780 1784 W20 (w) L4 (b) W16 (w) D9 (b) 2.5
8   William Bremner 150238 1577 W22 (w) D10 (b) D2 (w) D5 (w) 2.5
9   Nigel Hanrahan 102670 1514 L3 (b) W21 (w) W18 (b) D7 (w) 2.5
10 10-13 Nicholas Peters 133193 1638 D18 (b) D8 (w) L12 (b) W19 (w) 2.0
11   Philip Boyle 110332 1585 H--- (-) W18 (w) D5 (b) L2 (b) 2.0
12   Norman Kunc 163499 1533 L2 (w) W20 (b) W10 (w) L3 (w) 2.0
13   Mau-Seng Lee 100313 1440 L4 (w) W22 (b) D15 (w) D14 (b) 2.0
14 14-18 Jamie Campbell 124453 1896 U--- (-) W17 (b) U--- (-) D13 (w) 1.5
15   Cliff Jones 108082 1567 W21 (b) L3 (w) D13 (b) L6 (b) 1.5
16   Jerry Wang 161096 1555 L5 (b) W19 (w) L7 (b) D17 (w) 1.5
17   Stephanie Gu 161920 1380 L1 (b) L14 (w) W20 (b) D16 (b) 1.5
18   Jeffrey Street 163200 1206 D10 (w) L11 (b) L9 (w) W21 (b) 1.5
19 19-20 Jason Bell 160781 1293 L6 (w) L16 (b) W22 (w) L10 (b) 1.0
20   Bo Wen [Angelina] Yang 156475 1220 L7 (b) L12 (w) L17 (w) W22 (b) 1.0
21 21 Gregory Skala 146600 843 L15 (w) L9 (b) H--- (-) L18 (w) 0.5
22 22 Jordan Lathwell 133205 926 L8 (b) L13 (w) L19 (b) L20 (w) 0.0

Pairings for Round 5. Nanaimo Winter Open 2017: Open

Bd # Res White # Res Black
1 5   Jason Williamson 3   Bennett Schnabel
2 4   Joe Roback 2   Roger Patterson
3 1   Harold Brown 8   Nicolau Machado de Oliveira
4 7   Paul Leblanc 11   William Bremner
5 10   Philip Boyle 15   Nigel Hanrahan
6 16   Mau-Seng Lee 9   Nicholas Peters
7 6   Jamie Campbell 14   Norman Kunc
8 12   Cliff Jones 13   Jerry Wang
9 17   Stephanie Gu 20   Jeffrey Street
10 18   Jason Bell 19   Bo Wen [Angelina] Yang
11 21   Jordan Lathwell 22   Gregory Skala
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