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Welcome to the 2009 Canadian Youth Chess Championships 

and Summer Chess Fest Website

July 20-28, 2009


Results for Summer Chess Fest, CYCC, CJCC and BC Open are now posted on www.MonRoi.com and www.Chess.ca


Thanks to Special Guests, Officials and Volunteers who helped make these events a sucess!


Download a poster here and print some copies

for distribution at your school, chess club or community center


GM Hikaru Nakamura and GM Mark Bluvshtein will be in Victoria

for the Summer Chess Fest and the CYCC.


GM Nakamura will be in Victoria from July 19 to 21

GM Bluvshtein will be in Victoria July 20 to 25 

Check back here schedule and for updates.


 New   CYCC T Shirt design for the 2009 CYCC


Chief Arbiter: Mark S. Dutton, International Arbiter (I.A.)


CYCC  July 21-24, 2009    Victoria BC 


 Canadian Junior  Summer Chess Fest  BC Open


SideBar  Rules  CYCC Details      Sponsors    Registration  Travel Info


Schedule of Events  Press Release  Accommodations  Players


The MonRoi website will host the list of registered players, live games, videos and more.

For Translation to French use google translator on MonRoi





The Hotel Grand Pacific in Victoria is the venue for the 2009 CYCC. http://www.hotelgrandpacific.com/


Hotel Grand Pacific


Spring has arrived in Victoria (Feb 2) Check out the beach on webcam.


The link goes to Willows beach.  Outdoor chess every Saturday 10 - noon all summer long.


Update/Clarification Dec 8 2008   

Sections U18, U16, U14, U12, U10, U8 Open and Girls. Sections with less than 8 players will be combined at Tournament Director's discretion.

Eligibility  Must be a Canadian citizen or Permanent Canadian resident for at least 12 months. Players with any question about their own eligibility to compete should contact Ellen Nadeau, Canadian Youth Chess Coordinator at  ellennadeau@yahoo.ca This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it to verify eligibility. Failure to do so and not meeting the requirements could result in withdrawal from the tournament and/or ineligibility for awards.



Tours and other events before and after the CYCC are in the planning stages and will run from July 20-28th. 

Book your summer vacation now!  Enjoy a week on an island in the Pacific. Other events in the planning stages. We hope to see you in Victoria.



Aerial View with Provincial Legislative Buildings adjacent to the right.

Victoria Area Air Photo (808kb)    map50401.pdf  


Check out photos of the Grand Pacific Open (Easter 2008)


Site Visits since Oct 22 


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