47th Annual Tournament

                      May 23 – 24 – 25, 2014

                 University of Toronto Schools

   371 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2R7

                    (at  Spadina Road and Bloor Street)                                              



Championship             CFC Rating 1500+  or players with 2+ years of

tournament experience but not rated by the CFC or CMA

Intermediate                 CFC Rating 1100 to 1499  or players with 2+

                                       years of chess playing experience

Beginner                      CFC Rating under 1100  and less than 2 years of

chess experience.


SCHEDULE       Friday         All Sections:                  1:00 pm, 7:00 pm

Saturday     Beginner, Intermediate: 9:00 am, 2:00 pm, 7:00pm

                   Championship:              9:00 am, 3:00 pm

Sunday        All Sections:                  9:30 am

Award Ceremony:                   3:00pm



Beginners,                 all rounds:    1˝ hours per player, maximum 3 hours per game

Intermediate,     all rounds:   2 hours per player, maximum 4 hours per game

Championship, rounds 1–2: 2 hours per player, maximum 4 hours per game

Championship, rounds 3–5: 40 moves in 1˝ hours* per player, followed by ˝ hour* sudden death, maximum 5 hours per game.

(*30 seconds added after each move),  


Combined Team Trophy is awarded to the team of 3 students from the same school (1 student from each section) with the highest combined score. 

Team Prizes:         medallions and gift certificates (Chess’n Math) are awarded in each section to teams of 3+ students from the same school who played in the same section and obtained the highest combined scores in the section. 

Individual Prizes:  medallions and gift certificates (Chess ’n Math) by section & grade 


WEBSITE:                             http://www.ohscc.on.ca                    Check frequently for updates

E–MAIL:                      high.school.chess@gmail.com          


Additional information on the back  


EQUIPMENT      We thank the ONTARIO CHESS ASSOCIATION for providing

chess sets, boards, and clocks for the tournament.

Players should bring their own sets and clocks for practice/skittles.


TOURNAMENT   ENTRY   FEES                  

Before May 9, 2014                Individuals:                    $50 per player

                                                          Team of 3+ players:       $40 per player

May 9 to 16, 2014                             Individuals and Teams: $75 per player

                                                No accommodation is guaranteed for late entries

After May 16, 2014                 No registration will be accepted.



On–line:      Fill the form at the website      http://www.ohscc.on.ca/register.htm

                             Payment can be made on–line using PayPal or by cheque.


E–Mail:      Download a form from the website: http://www.ohscc.on.ca

Fill in the form (it is a MS Word format), save, and e–mail to:   high.school.chess@gmail.com  Pay by cheque.


ACCOMMODATION (single rooms)       $40 per person per night

The price includes taxes. Breakfast is not included.

To ensure accommodation, please, register by May 9, 2014.

Teams / players travelling a long distance are welcome to arrive Thursday night and/or stay Sunday night.



On–line payments via PayPal will be processed automatically

Cheques must be payable to Ontario High School Chess Championship (OHSCC) and mailed to     University of Toronto Schools

(OHSCC, attn. Serguei Ianine)

371 Bloor Street West

Toronto, ON  M5S 2R7


PARKING                     $8 per day (Mon–Fri), $6 per day (Sat–Sun)

Parking fees must be paid at a machine upon arrival.


MEALS:                        Meals can be purchased near the school.