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COMMUNITY EVENT – BC Junior Chess Championship

November 11, 2017 - November 13, 2017

BC Junior Chess Championship

The first official BC Chess Federation junior chess tournament of the season – 2017 BC Provincial Junior Championship – is happening at Lansdowne Centre in Richmond in the Remembrance Day long weekend, Nov. 11th – 13th, 2017. This is an excellent opportunity for juniors to meet over a chessboard, enhance their chess skills and make new friends in the spacious tournament halls.

The chess event is organized by the Chess2Inspire Association (non-profit registration #S-0062213) on behalf of the BC Chess Federation — a 100% volunteer base, registered non-profit organization, promoting chess to kids in BC through public libraries, elementary schools and tournaments.

This chess event is open to all kids in BC.

Open to all B.C. Juniors (born after: Jan 1, 1998), limited 150 seats Qualifier for the 2018 BC Closed Championship 3 sections (Remembrance Day Long Weekend): Championship (CFC 1500 & above): Nov 11, 12 & 13

  • (Saturday Afternoon, Sunday & Monday) 3-day event Reserve (CFC 800 – 1499): Nov 11, 12 & 13
  • (Saturday Afternoon, Sunday & Monday) 3-day event Booster (Unrated [No Chess Rating] or CMA 1200 & below): Nov 12
  • (Sunday) 1-day event – chess gift for all Booster players

Location: Unit 842 Lansdowne Centre, Richmond BC

Organizer: Chess2Inspire Association Chief Arbiters: Stephen Wright (FIDE International Arbiter)

Registration Ends Nov 10th, 2017 5pm
Details & Pre-register are online

Chess2InspireAssociation & BC Chess Federation are registered non-profit organizations promoting chess to BC communities