A top-down photograph of three pairs of chess players, each in the middle of a blitz game against  their opponent.

Join us for the 2023 Hart House Chess Club Blitz Championship!

Open to all, this 11-round unrated swiss event to start off the semester! Students and community members are welcome and encouraged to come! 

Note: Round #1 starts promptly at 7:10pm.

Championship Details

Format: 11-round, single-round Swiss Blitz Tournament. 3 minutes + 2 seconds per game. Unrated.

Prize Fund (est. based on 60 participants): $385 as follows:

  • 1st place – $100
  • 2nd place – $75
  • 3rd place – $50
  • Top Woman – $40
  • Top U1900 – $40
  • Top U1400 – $40

All participants will also be entered into a door prize for a t-shirt and toque!

Note: Chess sets and boards provided. Proceeds from this event will help with the Club’s fundraising efforts, including the HHCC’s CUCC team in late January.

Event Metadata

Event Ended

  • Event Website: Official Website
  • Date: Fri, Jan 13, 2023
  • Time & Duration: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm (EST) (3h)
  • Cost:
    • Chess Club Members

      $10.00

    • General

      $20.00

  • Venue:
    Hart House
    7 Hart House Cir,
    Toronto, ON M5S 3H3
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  • Room: East Common Room (1034)
  • Event Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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