|Written by MonRoi Support on Wed, Oct 29 2008 (17:51)|
CYCC July 21-24, 2009 at the Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria BC
on behalf of the 2009 CYCC Organizing Committee
Dates: July 21 - 24, 2009
Place: Victoria, BC
Tournament site: Hotel Grand Pacific located in downtown Victoria on the inner harbour.
Registration: $175 ($200 after May 15, $225 after June 15th).
Schedule: Round times are subject to revision. July 21 - Opening ceremony at 11:50 am, 12 noon and 5pm rounds 1-2; July 22 - 10am and 3pm rounds 3-4; July 23 - 10am and 3 pm rounds 5-6; July 24 round 7 at 10am, Closing ceremony at around 3:30 pm.
Sections: U18, U16, U14, U12, U10, U8 boys and girls. Sections with less than 8 players will be combined at Tournament Director's
Prizes: Winners of each combined section and each section with 8 or more players receive $1000 toward expenses for their trip to Turkey to participate in the World Youth Chess Championship 2009. The WYCC are providing free board (meals and lodging) for winners of the 12 categories. More funding toward expenses will be provided to the winners if finances permit.
Other events will take place before and after the CYCC from July 20th to 26th, 2009.