Hart House Holidays Open 2022

We are delighted to share with the Hart House community that the annual Hart House Holidays Open Chess Tournament is back! We hope you will join us from December 9th – 11th at Hart House for the return of our annual flagship event. With five rounds in 6-sections for all skill levels, this is the perfect opportunity to play a competitive chess tournament. Official flyer.

Tournament website

New as of Nov. 29: Tournament standings, pairings, detailed pre-registered lists, policies, venue information, food options, and more can be found on the Tournament Website.

information

  • WHERE: Great Hall, Hart House, University of Toronto.
  • WHEN: December 9th, 10th, 11th.
  • SCHEDULE: Friday 9th at 6:30pm, Saturday 10th at 10:00am & 4:00pm, Sunday 11th at 10:00am & 4:00pm
  • TIME CONTROL: 90 minutes + 30 seconds increment from move 1, for all sections.
  • STYLE: 5 Round Swiss split in 6 rating sections – Crown (2200+), Under 2200, Under 1900, Under 1600, Under 1300 & Under 1000 Sections
  • PRIZE FUND: $8000 based on 200 entries
  • RATING: All sections will be CFC rated. Crown, Under 2200 & Under 1900 sections will also be FIDE rated. Crown Section will be paired using FIDE ratings.
  • FORFEIT TIME: Players who do not arrive within 30 minutes of the round start time will be forfeited.
  • BYES: Maximum 2 half-point byes in rounds 1-4 if requested in advance before the start of Round 1.
  • ORGANIZER: Hart House Chess Club with Alex Ferreira as arbiter.
  • EMAIL: hhtournaments@gmail.com
  • CAPACITY: 200 players in Great Hall, plus possible side rooms

Registration

  • Online registration is available until December 7th at 11:59 PM. In-person and telephone registration is available through the Hart House Information Desk during Hart House Hours.
  • Cash registration is only available onsite before 5:30pm on December 9th
  • Cheque registration (arrival by December 7th, 2022) can be made payable to The Governing Council of the University of Toronto, state Hart House Chess Club in description, at 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto ON, M5S 3H3. No post-dated cheques.

Entry Fees

$70 by November 16th at 11:59pm, $80 by December 7th at 11:59pm and $100 cash only on-site.

Playing up

Extra $20 to play up a section (pay onsite before 5:30pm). Playing up is allowed only for players within 100 rating points of the section’s minimum rating. For example, a player in the Under 1600 section wanting to play up in the Under 1900 section must have a rating no lower than 1500. Unless the fee is paid, players will automatically be placed in their appropriate section prior to the start of the tournament.

Discounts

$35 discount for University of Toronto students and unrated players (max one discount per player). Unrated players are not eligible for prizes. Free entry for IMs/WIMs/GMs/WGMs if registered by November 25th. Please email us for all discount information.

OTHER info

  • Please bring chess sets and clocks if possible. HHCC will provide DGT boards for the Crown section.
  • Registrants must be current CFC members or bring payment prior to playing – https://chess.ca/membership-fees.
  • Withdrawals will be a full refund minus late fees.
  • Unrated players should review our New To Tournament Guide
  • Parking is available at a daily rate of $10.
  • Free Wi-Fi will be made available.

Pre-Registered

Pre-registered as of November 25th. CFC expiries are based on December 11th, 2022.

NumberFirst NameLast NameCFC IDCFC RatingCFC MembershipFIDE IDSectionByes
1NikolayNoritsyn1325342570Valid2604922Crown
2FengxiMao1660332234Expired2632586Crown
3DorianKang1553392228Expired2619156Crown
4LeonPerelman1462582223Valid2609495Crown
5DanielAbrahams1343332209Valid2606879Crown
6VishruthSharma1567762208Valid2621215Crown
7FredGandolfi1089992194Valid0Crown
8HenryLiu1577202159Valid2628597Crown
9IanLoadman1016862135Valid2613743Crown
10AllanMunro1408412130Valid7700245Crown
11IliaBluvshtein1259342112Expired2605317Crown
12EricNing1582332107Valid2625407CrownRd 1
13VaibhavBhat1757832096Valid5060931Crown
14RaymondGao1564802092Expired2629429Crown
15EddieXu1662742052Expired2632160U2200Rd 1
16AdamLi1603912039Valid2632144U2200
17MerlinNazareno1650792014Valid2632470U2200
18Tony BohanBao1493512006Expired2613042U2200
19AndreiMoffat1082722004Expired2602954U2200
20TonyLu1667421991Valid2640643U2200
21RichardDouglas1311911990Valid0U2200
22NitinMahtani1760911986Expired11102870U2200
23EricQian1679751969Valid2637774U2200
24Noah NathanielYuen1584701969Valid2627353U2200
25LeviLim1680791923Valid2634325U2200Rd 1
26BrianHanratty1536471886Expired2626667U2200
27JonathJoseph1719811879Valid0.00E+00U2200
28Reign JoshuaVinuya1724591859Expired5240778U1900
29DavidGauthier1649461847Valid2634066U1900
30AndyWang1682471844Valid2637804U2200
31FerdinandSupsup1423661831Valid2614030U1900
32Ryan ZhuoyuanXu1747221816Valid0.00E+00U1900
33LarryYang1648231802Valid2637618U1900
34AndeLi1720841786Valid8620997U2200
35BhavatharshanJeyakumar1553091781Valid2619148U1900
36Ryan YunhuiZhong1667371773Valid2635860U1900
37DanielSirkovich1450961773Valid2618125U2200
38AshleyQian1680501752Valid2636280U1900
39LucChamberland1073461742Valid2646757U1900
40LefanYang1631511738Valid2637626U1900
41Harrison (Hangchen)Liu1621331726Valid2628570U1900
42RajVerma1128401720Valid2643138U2200
43HeyeGao1660661711Valid2638223U1900Rd 1
44ArkadiyUgodnikov1466261685Valid2615940U1900
45Wah Sing (Joseph)Leung1676061682Valid2636654U1900Rd 1
46April YunweiZhong1672711671Valid2635658U1900
47Modith AarohMutyalapati1712101662Valid25147870U1600
48CharisZhu1681321657Valid2638320U1900
49EthanLin1619971632Valid2635755U1900
50SiddarthNarasimhan1617461624Expired2639645U1900
51GauriSreekumar1652991611Valid2631458U1900
52SaarthakMalakar1732041608Valid30974291U1900
53IreneXie1756441600Valid2643537U1900
54DanielZhang1633121598Valid2637820U1900
55TristonLi1669441586Valid2638282U1900
56Nathan ZianWang1617351586Valid0U1900
57GlibDunikov1727051572Valid1.50E+08U1900
58LaksshanaDeepak1757141550Valid25980548U1600
59SudhirPokhrel1501041550Expired0U1600
60SeanLiu1749721532Valid2643170U1600
61NolanWu1607091523Valid2644681U1900
62AdieTodd1251561517Valid2609908U1900
63UmidAllahverdi1755571502Valid13432834U1600
64GeorgeSupol1522861497Expired0U1600
65Michael D.Sharpe1002801495Valid2613204U1900
66Benjaminde Costa1564651494Expired0U1600
67UndriadiBenggawan1073011489Valid2627973U1600
68KenKurkowski1045371487Expired2613719U1600
69KaileyLiu1680911461Valid2640392U1600
70Ting En RyanWu1728501459Expired0U1600
71DonParakin1064881447Valid2634759U1600
72BrendanChan1650221444Valid0U1600
73MinhBui1729551439Valid0U1600
74JaipreetSingh Dhaliwal1721631438Valid0U1600
75IsabelleZhu1495531437Valid0U1600
76MichaelDennahower1756961427Valid0U1600Rd 1
77MengxuanWang1714041426Valid2640775U1600
78KarandeepBasi1751081426Valid0U1600Rd 2, Rd 3
79JustinLi1544171424Valid2620871U1600
80EliSchyngera1649761414Expired2635763U1600
81DavidDunikov1727061403Valid0U1600
82IsaacDuanmu1635841397Valid2640589U1600
83HenryVu1595011376Valid0U1600
84MaxQian1753301334Valid2647486U1900
85OswaldBarmasch1327841330Expired0U1600
86JustinHuang1660681325Valid2638240U1600
87FelixZhou1677581312Valid2638851U1600
88AndrewEffat1550071300Expired0U1300Rd 3
89ZacharyShepherd1708311295Valid0U1300
90SithuAravindanathan1329501284Expired0U1300
91AustinLu1697381281Valid2644614U1300
92BalakrishnanSreekumar Maliekal1704781279Valid2642689U1600
93IvanHuang1646141271Valid2637715U1600
94JamesMourgelas1085401268Valid2613816U1600Rd 3
95WilliamBi1693821233Valid2640600U1600
96NeilGoel1770221231Valid0U1600Rd 2
97AlbertYang1760161228Valid0U1600
98Lucas haoxuanSun1716601220Valid2644630U1300
99OnurNaiboglu1707781213Valid0U1300
100EricHuang1746121211Expired2644550U1600
101LucyYang1645951206Valid2639084U1300
102SlavaLukinykh1745781193Valid0U1600
103RichardChen1339261192Expired0U1300Rd 1
104AllenLi1755341184Valid0U1300
105JerryGerber1601031176Valid2638894U1300
106AaronChen1755141176Valid0U1300
107RichardKang1756181138Valid0U1300
108Jayden ZihanZhan1720991131Valid2640732U1300
109MichaelChen1737731111Valid0U1300
110YeeshuenLi1702541065Valid0U1300Rd 2
111RickyChen1663531061Valid2638380U1300Rd 1
112ZeyuLiu1745401047Valid2647443U1600Rd 4
113SreekarVoleti1759781021Expired0U1300
114KushKheni160823996Valid0U1300
115ShiDuanmu171680966Valid0U1300
116GayathriSreekumar172806964Valid2640929U1300
117MarieGuan164627953Valid2635909U1300
118JosephMcGowan175626933Expired0U1300
119HeidiGay175381911Valid0U1300
120JoshuaBakradze177444883Valid0U1000
121OscarCheung171229871Valid0U1000
122JasperJia176373867Valid0U1000
123SibiSelvanathan175353860Expired175353U1000
124JacobFischer174508848Valid0U1000
125LynetteGuo175283847Valid0U1300
126AlexaRoque172868809Expired2640490U1000
127SiddharthSurendran174502799Valid0U1000
128Hao En ColinWu175981625NA0U1000
129NarekHovhannisyan1775850Valid0U1600
130MichaelWodzinski1780020Valid0U1600
131GeorgeEilenderNA0Required0U1900
132DanielWang1781910Valid0U1600Rd 2
133RiyaanLakhani1779890Valid0U2200
134DenysMelnychuk1781330Valid14182807U1900
135NicholasOssine1730900Valid0U1900
136AlexRoozmonNA0Required0U1600
137ManuelVinuyaNA0Required0U1600Rd 1
138Ivan Hin IpLiuNA0Required0U1600
139DanielStueckmannNA0Required0U1300
140JaimeXiangNA0Required0U1300
141EricBlayNA0Required0U1300Rd 2
142KaiyCao1750290Valid0U1300
143HeLiu1781940Valid0U1000
144ArthamBhoutika1781920Valid0U1000
145DavidHuang1777180Valid0U1000
146Arthur ZhaoHuang1782290Valid0U1000
147BradleyNorthcoteNA0Required0U1600
148AdamWong1782310Valid0U1000
149MichaelAckworth1782920Valid0U1600
150StefanoPiconeNA0Required0U1300
151DeParseCottrellNA0Required0U1600
152LaksshannaDeepakNA0Required0U1900
153MohankumarJanakiraman1754190Valid0U1000
154LeoZhang1785490Required0U1000

Past Holidays Opens

2018 Hart House Holidays Open