The Prince Edward Island Youth Chess Association (PEIYCA) is a not-for-profit volunteer organization dedicated to promoting scholastic chess on PEI. We hold various chess events throughout the year for school-aged children: regular tournaments, training sessions, and a summer chess camp.
Maritime Scholastic Qualifier Tournament
Sunday Oct 30
Open to all students from kindergarten to grade 12.
Players compete in the following sections: K-3, 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12
The PEI Team will consist of the following number of players: K-3: 6 players, 4-6: 8 players, 7-9: 6 players,
10-12: 4 players. Team members will compete in the same sections with teams from Nova Scotia and
Rated by Chessn’Math Association
Location: Colonel Gray HS cafeteria.
Entry Fee: $10 per person
Registration: 12:15 - 12:45 pm
The first round begins at 1:00 pm. The tournament is over by 4:00 pm.
Please note: To ensure a start time of 1 pm, registration will close at 12:45.
We will also have a canteen and chess sets (for $25) as part of our on-going fundraising.
Go to Calendar of Events to download, and share, our flyers.
Welcome to the 2016-2017 Board of Directors:
Aaron Rainnie, President
John Smith, Vice President
Belinda Rogers, Treasurer
John MacIntyre, Secretary
Dwayne Doucette, Member-at-Large
Menna MacIsaac, Member-at-Large
Tam Vo, Member-at-Large
And thank you to our outgoing Board Members for all their hard work: Tom Crowell, Ranjana Banerjee, Helen Ou and Jan Giles.