Chess Challenge


Ciociaro Club, 3745 North Talbot Road, Windsor

Saturday, March 31st

If you've done really well at the Chess Challenge,
you might want to come to the playoffs.

You can come to the Windsor playoffs if...

(1) You won a gold or silver medal at the Chess Challenge on February 27th or 28th
(2) You scored 6 points or more on February 27th or 28th

The playoffs will be at the Ciociaro Club, 3745 North Talbot Road, Windsor on Saturday March 31st. The format will be grade-by-grade, as usual, and there will be three games. Players in almost all games will be using chess clocks. We will allow 25 minutes per player per game, that's a 50-minute game.

Grades 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 play in the morning: 9.00-9.15 to check in, 9.30 to start play
Grades 6, 7, and 8 play in the afternoon: 1.00-1.15 to check in, 1.30 to start play

Entry fee $5... pay in cash at the door.

There is no need to pre-register for the playoffs.
In the past, we have found that about 85 - 90% of qualified players show up,
so pre-registering is not needed.

One hundred trophies to be awarded!

Score 3 points at the playoffs, win a fancy trophy
Score 2 or 2 points, win a not-so-fancy trophy
Score 1 points or less, win a participation award.

Trophy winners in Windsor are invited to the Ontario Youth Chess Championships