An EOCA Grand Prix Event

Date: March 23 to 25, 2018
Place: St. Matthew's United Church Auditorium, 31 Weller Avenue, Kingston, Ontario

Rounds: 5, Friday 8:00 PM (registration 7:30 PM), Saturday & Sunday 10 AM & 3 PM
Type: Regular Swiss, FIDE and CFC rated.

One section tournament, prizes by rating group,rating groups determined by ratings distribution.
100% of the prize eligible Registration Fees collected are returned as prizes.

Time Control: Game in 90 minutes plus 30 seconds per move

Prize Eligible Entry Fee: $50 for CFC or FQE members, $70 for non-members
Amateur Entry Fee: $30 for CFC or FQE members, $50 for non-members.
Amateur entrants are not eligible for prizes.

Fair exchange on US currency.
Free entry for GM/WGM & IM/WIM if entered by March 21, 2018.

Requesting byes: max of two half point byes in the first four rounds. Bye requests must be made before the start of the first round.

Accommodation: we encourage players (and their families) requiring accommodation to make their own arrangements this year.
If you need assistance with obtaining accommodation or have other questions please use the contact information provided below.

Tournament Director: Herb Langer
Tournament Organizer: Dan Barlow

Registration: If you wish to register or have additional questions: send an email to or call at 613-549-2895.
You can also use this email address to pay the registration fees via PayPal, Interac, or by cheque by March 21, 2018, payable to the Organizer.
Please bring your own equipment if you prefer - Equipment will be provided.