Invitation to the McGill Rapid Open Championship

Invitation to the McGill Rapid Open Championship

Mar 11, 2017, 10:39 AM |


You are all cordially invited to play in the McGill Rapid on April 29, a $1000 prize fund Rapid tournament at the University.

Shatner Building (SSMU Building) 3480 McTavish St., Lev Burkhman Room 203, Montreal, Qc. Sets provided, please bring your clock!

Format : 5 round Swiss. FQE semi-rapid rated. Time Control: 25 min+5 second increment

Schedule: On site registration : 10:15 – 10:45.

Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5
11:00 12:10 13:30 14:40 15:50

$1000 guaranteed. Every registration after the 55th will contribute directly to the prize fund. 

Entry fee Prize Fund
Championship section 35$; U18: 25$ McGill Students, Staff or Alumni: $25 MF : free before March 14 Master : 15$ before March 14 At least $600
Section B -1800 FQE 30$; U18: 20$ McGill Students, Staff or Alumni: $20 At least $400
  Register early!  

Ways to pre-register: - Email. (email:, - Cash. Please go to the Strategy Games Shop. 3423 St. Denis, 3 min walk from Sherbrooke Metro - Cheque. Send all cheques to the FQE office payable to "McGill Chess Club" 4545 Pierre-de-Coubertin Montréal, QC H1V 0B2

- By PayPal: Follow link here: 

A CFC or FQE membership is required. The tournament pass is $10. They may be purchased in advance or on site.

Refundable until April 28. All refunds will be subject to $10 administrative fees.

Tournament Director:

Roman Sarrazin Gendron President: Houji Yao



Houji Yao


McGill Students' Chess Club