Annex Chess Club is proud to host the 2017 GTCL Cup, Toronto’s Rapid Team Chess Championship.
Chess is a team sport!
Chess players and chess clubs around the GTA are putting together teams of four to compete in team-versus-team match play on Monday, June 19, at 918 Bathurst, Toronto, home of Annex Chess Club. Send us your four players and your team name!
Michael Barron’s Chess Stars took home the GTCL Cup for 2017, and the winning U1800 team was Pinoy Chess Club led by Jay De La Cerna. Championship and U1800 winning teams both receive individual trophies provided by GTCL. Congratulations to the winning teams and thank you to all the players and teams who attended!
Starting on January 20 [… and now completed. Results are posted at chess-results.com.]
This will be round-robin team tournament. Each team shall consist of 4 players with unlimited number of reserve players. The deadline for team entries will be December 31, 2014, by email to Tournament Coordinator Alex Ferreira firstname.lastname@example.org
The event will be CFC rated, and the rating fees will be paid by the GTCL. CFC membership is required.
Schedule: All games will be played on consecutive Tuesdays at 6:30 pm at the Willowdale Chess Club (Earl Bales Community Centre at the Earl Bales Park near Bathurst and Sheppard intersection, 4169 Bathurst St.)
Time control: 60 minutes for the game with 30 seconds per move increment. Any games not yet completed by 10:00 pm will be adjudicated by the appeal committee.
Entry fee: FREE
Prizes: Trophy for all players of the winning team.
Chess sets and boards are provided by the Willowdale Chess Club. Please bring your chess clock (2 per team).