Welcome To The Aurora Chess Club!

We are a family friendly chess club in Aurora, Ontario that meets on Monday nights from 6pm to 10:30pm. We offer CFC rated tournament games, as well as casual chess,  blitz nights, and simuls against titled players. Guests are always welcome so please drop by and join other chess enthusiasts in a friendly, supportive environment – all skill levels welcome. Please check our schedule, location, and membership sections for further information.

UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS

Sign up now to join our next club CFC Rated Tournament starting Nov 14th

RESULTS       PAIRINGS

The Aurora Chess Club 'Nearly Freezing' 5 Week , CFC Rated tournament started on Nov 14th with rounds being played on Nov 14,  21, 28,  and Dec 5, 12.  
To join the tournament email us at register@aucc.club , or if you need a bye for the next round please click the Contact Us page. 
Time control will be 90 mins + a 3 second increment.

In order to make sure a smooth competition is held, and to make the event fair for the players as well as organizers, we would ask you to adhere to a few simple rules:

  • Any player who wishes to join the tournament after the start must notify us by 5pm the Friday before the next round.
  • Any player who wishes to request a BYE must notify us by 5pm the Friday before the round.
  • Players must be valid CFC members.
  • No-show games will be rated.
  • Should a player receive an automatic BYE for the round during pairing, the Arbiter will attempt to find that player a game for that evening that shall be played under tournament conditions.
  • Black starts White's clock at 6:45pm on the dot! You have 30 minutes grace after clocks start before you forfeit your game

Aurora Chess Club – “Nearly Freezing” Tournament Results

TOP SECTION
Rank SNo. Name Rtg 1.Rd. 2.Rd. 3.Rd. Pts BH.
1 1 Egidijus Zeromskis 2139 7 b 1 4 w 1 5 b 1 3 6
2 4 William Hall 1608 - - 1 8 b ½ 9 w 1 2 ½ 3 ½
3 2 Alan Li 1738 15 w 1 9 b ½ 8 w 1 2 ½ 2 ½
4 12 Jeffrey Renfei Zhao 1373 6 b 1 1 b 0 13 w 1 2 6
5 3 Grisha Crnilovic 1614 14 b 1 11 w 1 1 w 0 2 5
6 5 Chris Tapping 1568 4 w 0 10 w 1 11 b 1 2 4 ½
7 8 Dave Pearson 1501 1 w 0 15 b 1 12 w 1 2 3 ½
8 15 Graeme Knight 1351 - - 1 2 w ½ 3 b 0 1 ½ 5 ½
9 7 Doug Gillis 1504 12 w 1 3 w ½ 2 b 0 1 ½ 5
10 9 Michael Jacobs 1481 - - ½ 6 b 0 15 w 1 1 ½ 3 ½
11 13 Robert Jinyu Du 1371 13 w 1 5 b 0 6 w 0 1 5
12 14 Elena Yang 1371 9 b 0 - - 1 7 b 0 1 4
13 6 Colin Ruan 1557 11 b 0 14 w 1 4 b 0 1 4
  11 Zdravko Barbarich 1408 5 w 0 13 b 0 16 w 1 1 4
15 10 Ray Zhang 1432 3 b 0 7 w 0 10 b 0 0 6
16 16 Peter Paras 1291 - - 0 - - 0 14 b 0 0 4 ½
U1300 SECTION
Rank SNo. Name Rtg 1.Rd. 2.Rd. 3.Rd. Pts BH.
1 18 Andrew Chen 881 22 w 1 9 b 1 19 w 1 3 5
2 10 Alex Zhao 976 33 w 1 10 b 1 14 w 1 3 4
3 1 Karim Khakimov 1221 13 b 1 18 w 1 6 w ½ 2 ½ 6
4 6 Eric Wright 1024 35 w 1 11 b 1 - - ½ 2 ½ 4 ½
5 2 Taylor Mackenzie Waite 1217 - - ½ 21 b 1 17 w 1 2 ½ 4 ½
6 11 Ethan Zhang 951 27 b 1 28 w 1 3 b ½ 2 ½ 4 ½
7 5 Kevin Kai En Wang 1100 - - ½ 31 b 1 16 w 1 2 ½ 3 ½
8 22 Amy Ai 811 20 w 1 - - ½ - - ½ 2 5 ½
9 9 Jin Rong (winnie) Zhuang 982 24 b 1 1 w 0 15 b 1 2 5 ½
10 15 David Kapelnikov 906 30 b 1 2 w 0 29 b 1 2 4 ½
11 13 Yilin Liao 913 25 b 1 4 w 0 23 w 1 2 4
12 19 Jerry Gerber 862 15 b 0 24 w 1 25 b 1 2 3 ½
13 16 Leo Zhuang 900 3 w 0 33 b 1 26 w 1 2 3 ½
14 12 Blair Xing 948 36 w 1 23 b 1 2 b 0 2 3 ½
15 17 Zhixing (daniel) Wang 890 12 w 1 17 b ½ 9 w 0 1 ½ 5 ½
16 8 M. Hassan Pishdad 1019 26 w 1 - - ½ 7 b 0 1 ½ 5 ½
17 7 John Inglis 1020 29 b 1 15 w ½ 5 b 0 1 ½ 5
  14 Brian Warburton 908 28 w 1 3 b 0 - - ½ 1 ½ 5
19 4 Lihui Wang 1195 - - ½ 32 b 1 1 b 0 1 ½ 5
20 21 Lou Mastrangelo 829 8 b 0 27 w 1 - - ½ 1 ½ 4 ½
21 23 Robert He 731 - - ½ 5 w 0 32 b 1 1 ½ 4 ½
22 3 Januario Moscatel 1210 1 b 0 - - ½ 31 w 1 1 ½ 4 ½
23 20 Paul Hoogendyke 855 - - 1 14 w 0 11 b 0 1 5
24 27 Simon Li 585 9 w 0 12 b 0 36 w 1 1 4
  33 Daniel Rolinsky 0 11 w 0 35 b 1 12 w 0 1 4
26 26 Xiuqi (arthur) Wang 589 16 b 0 30 w 1 13 b 0 1 4
27 30 Vivian Wu 400 6 w 0 20 b 0 35 w 1 1 4
  34 Augustin Sasarman 0 18 b 0 6 b 0 33 w 1 1 4
29 25 William Wu 600 17 w 0 36 b 1 10 w 0 1 3 ½
30 35 Paris Sasarman 0 10 w 0 26 b 0 - - 1 1 3
31 31 Ryan Sun 335 - - ½ 7 w 0 22 b 0 ½ 5 ½
32 28 Matthew Sanita 577 - - ½ 19 w 0 21 w 0 ½ 4 ½
33 29 Morris Kapelnikov 511 2 b 0 13 w 0 28 b 0 0 6
34 36 Valentin Sasarman 0 - - 0 - - 0 - - 0 0 4 ½
35 24 Daniel Kessler 639 4 b 0 25 w 0 27 b 0 0 4 ½
36 32 Vincent Qu 0 14 b 0 29 w 0 24 b 0 0 4

Aurora Chess Club “Nearly Freezing” Round 4 Pairings

TOP SECTION
Bo. Name Rtg Pts Res. Pts Name Rtg
1 Egidijus Zeromskis 2139 3   2 ½ Alan Li 1738
2 William Hall 1608 2 ½   2 Grisha Crnilovic 1614
3 Jeffrey Renfei Zhao 1373 2   2 Dave Pearson 1501
4 Doug Gillis 1504 1 ½   2 Chris Tapping 1568
5 Colin Ruan 1557 1   1 ½ Michael Jacobs 1481
6 Elena Yang 1371 1   1 Zdravko Barbarich 1408
7 Peter Paras 1291 0   1 Robert Jinyu Du 1371
  Ray Zhang 1432 0     Bye 0
8 Graeme Knight 1351 1 ½   0 -  
U1300 SECTION
Bo. Name Rtg Pts Res. Pts Name Rtg
1 Andrew Chen 881 3   3 Alex Zhao 976
2 Eric Wright 1024 2 ½   2 ½ Karim Khakimov 1221
3 Ethan Zhang 951 2 ½   2 ½ Taylor Mackenzie Waite 1217
4 Blair Xing 948 2   2 ½ Kevin Kai En Wang 1100
5 Jin Rong (winnie) Zhuang 982 2   2 Leo Zhuang 900
6 David Kapelnikov 906 2   2 Yilin Liao 913
7 Jerry Gerber 862 2   1 ½ Januario Moscatel 1210
8 Lihui Wang 1195 1 ½   1 ½ Brian Warburton 908
9 John Inglis 1020 1 ½   1 ½ Lou Mastrangelo 829
10 M. Hassan Pishdad 1019 1 ½   1 ½ Zhixing (daniel) Wang 890
11 Robert He 731 1 ½   1 William Wu 600
12 Paul Hoogendyke 855 1   1 Vivian Wu 400
13 Xiuqi (arthur) Wang 589 1   1 Daniel Rolinsky 0
14 Paris Sasarman 0 1   1 Simon Li 585
15 Augustin Sasarman 0 1   ½ Matthew Sanita 577
16 Daniel Kessler 639 0   ½ Ryan Sun 335
17 Morris Kapelnikov 511 0   0 Valentin Sasarman 0
  Vincent Qu 0 0     Bye 0
18 Amy Ai 811 2   0 -