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Canadian Junior Ch 2012-13

From Chesstalk
The 2012-13 Canadian Junior is is organized and sponsored by the Chess’n Math Association, Canada’s National Scholastic Chess Organization.

 

Here is the final line-up for the event (Ratings published Nov 27 2012):

  1. IM Richard Wang, Edmonton, Alberta. Rating: 2454 CFC (FIDE – 2356)
  2. Joey Qin, Nepean, Ontario. Rating: 2449 (FIDE – 2263)
  3. FM Roman Sapozhnikov, Richmond Hill, Ontario. Rating: 2440 (FIDE 2334)
  4. FM Louie Jiang, Verdun, Quebec. Rating: CFC 2406, FQE 2264 (FIDE 2328)
  5. Karoly Szalay, Ottawa, Ontario. Rating: 2392 (FIDE 2159)
  6. FM Michael Kleinman, Toronto, Ontario. Rating: 2368 (FIDE 2307)
  7. Nikita Kraiouchkine, Granby, Quebec. CFC Rating: 2351, FQE 2325 (FIDE 2245)
  8. Michael Song, Thornhill, Ontario Rating: 2322 (FIDE 2177)
  9. Razvan Preotu, Burlington, Ontario. Rating: 2300 (FIDE 2086)
  10. Olivier-Kenta Chiku-Ratté, Montreal, Quebec. CFC Rating: 2187, FQE – 2216 (FIDE 2064) 

Average CFC Rating: 2367
Average FIDE Rating: 2232

IM Richard Wang and Razvan Preotu have just returned from the WYCC in Maribor where Wang got the bronze medal in the Under 14 Open.

Razvan Preotu at WYCC 2012
IM Richard Wang at the WYCC 2012
 

The drawing of lots in Toronto is on Saturday Dec 1, 2012 at Chess’n Math – 701 Mt Pleasant Rd) at noon. Anyone can attend.

 

Dates: December 26 – December 31 2012 
Location:  Briton House, 720 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto Ontario
Format: 10-player RR
Time control: 120 minutes + 30 sec increment

9 Rounds are schedule:
Dec 26 at 10 am and 4 pm
Dec 27 at 10 am
Dec 28 at 10 am and 4 pm
Dec 29 at 10 am
Dec 30 at 10 am and 4 pm
Dec 31 at 10 am

 
Playoffs: Playoffs if necessary after the last round with accelerated time control. 
Prize fund: Trophies to the top 3.
The winner is provided with airfare to the 2013 World Junior and airfare for his coach….plus $1,000 for training between the time the youngster wins the Canadian Junior and the start of the World Junior.