The Northern Alberta Open will take place next weekend. Ali Razzaq, the TD, is accepting registration at $35. Entry is available at the door. For more information, please visit http://www.albertachess.org/2012NAO.html
Vlad has put on 44 of the 45 games played at the ECC Fall Sectional at http://www.albertachess.org/11EFS.html.
Edward Porper won section A with 4.5/5 points. Richard Pua won section B with 3.5/5 points. Jeff de Guzman and Aaron Sequlillion tied for first in section C, with 4.5/5 points each, but because Aaron was playing with the no prize offer, the prize money went to Jeff. Please visit the event page.to see the full standings.
At 4:00 pm, we began the 3rd round. Pairings and other information can be found at http://www.albertachess.org/2011EFS.html.