2013 Toronto Chess Championship – starting April 15
Annex Chess Club is proud to host the 2013 Toronto Closed Chess Championship. This year’s event is held on Monday nights at 918 Bathurst, starting April 15. The Toronto Closed is an annual event, sanctioned by the GTCL. The history of the tournament can be traced back to 1854.
The previous, 2012 Toronto Champion is Artiom Samsonkin.
Here are the last twelve years’ winners:
2012 Artiom Samsonkin
2011 Victor Plotkin
2010 Victor Plotkin
2009 Michael Barron
2008 Nikolay Noritsyn
2007 Michael Barron
2006 Leonid Gerzhoy
2005 Sami Ademi
2004 Tomas Krnan, Yaaqov Vaingorten
2003 Goran Prpic
2002 Isai Berengolts
2001 Brett Campbell
Grab a flyer/registration form for the 2013 Toronto Closed here.
The tournament runs on Monday nights, starting April 15. Rounds start at 7:30 pm. Please email for more information.
Please register at the front desk at 918 Bathurst any Monday night 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Note that the club is closed on the April 1 registration deadline. Pairing numbers will be drawn on April 8, at the GTCL Cup.
|#||2013 Toronto Closed Championship||Rating||FIDE||CFC ID|
|1||FM Roman Sapozhnikov||2411||2535||138609|
|2||FM Victor Plotkin||2390||2214||142063|
|4||FM Michael Humphreys||2286||2150||131628|
|5||FM Michael Barron||2265||2179||134840|
|#||2013 Toronto Closed Reserve||Rating||FIDE||CFC ID|
* winner of the 2012 Toronto Closed Reserve qualifies automatically for the 2013 Championship
Pairings and Results
The tournament is under way! Check updated results, standings, and future pairings on the Toronto Closed Results post.