Online CFC Rated Rapid Tournament on Sat-Sun, Apr 17-18, 2021. Register Today!

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  • Online CFC Rated Rapid Tournament on Sat-Sun, Apr 17-18, 2021. Register Today!

    Online CFC Rated Rapid Tournament – Next Event on Saturday – Sunday, April 17-18, 2021

    Early Bird Registration is now open for this event coming up on April 17-18, 2021. See details below:

    Register with link:

    Event Description

    This is an online CFC Rapid-rated tournament to be played on in two sections. Pairings will be done using CFC Active Ratings. To be eligible for cash prizes, you must sign on to zoom during your games using the links to be provided upon registration:

    When: Saturday – Sunday, April 17-18, 2021. First Round starts at 10:00 AM on Saturday

    Where: Online on

    Format: 5 Round Swiss, CFC Active Rated. CFC or FQE membership is required for Canadian players and FIDE or USCF ID required for others.

    Round Times: SATURDAY Rd 1 – 10 AM; Rd 2 – 2 PM; Rd 3 – 6 PM; SUNDAY Rd 4 – 1 PM; Rd 5 – 5 PM.

    Sections: OPEN and U1300 (Note: We may only have a section if we don’t have enough registered participants for two sections. We may also have more sections based on registered participants)

    Time Controls: 15 mins plus 10-sec increments – All Sections

    Byes: 1/2 points for rounds 1 to 4. Zero-point by for round 5.

    The byes MUST be requested in advance during registration. We cannot guarantee that byes will be accepted during the tournament.
    Registration Fees

    $10 All Sections pre-registration. $15 after Thursday, April 15, 2021. Registration closes at 9 AM on Saturday, April 17, 2021

    Register with link:

    FREE Entry for IM’s and GM’s

    TOURNAMENT PRIZES – 50% of total registration fees collected will be distributed as Cash Prizes.

    Members of EMC Private Members Club play for FREE. Our Membership offering is currently closed. If you’re interested in exploring membership, email and we will notify you when next we start accepting new members.

    Register with link:

    Refund Policy

    No cash refunds. If you notify us of withdrawal on or before April 15, we will give you EMC Credit for the full amount. EMC Credit can be applied to pay for future events organized by Elevate My Chess.

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    Round 3 of the EMC CFC-Rated Rapid Chess Tournament is LIVE now and you can follow the action here: