The key details for the 2007 Canadian Open Chess Championship blitz and bughouse tournaments have been finalized.
Most notably, the event's blitz tournament, to be held on the evening of July 7, will feature a guaranteed first prize of $500. The blitz competition's entry fees will be $10 for Open players and $20 for others.
The bughouse tournament will be held the evening of July 14, with the entry fee of $20 per two-person team.
The 2007 Canadian Open will be staged July 7 to 15 at the Ottawa Marriott. This blog is filled with information on the event's elite players, prize-fund breakdown, and side events. To register online or read more tournament details, please visit www.canchess.ca.