Category: Reading Week Open

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Nikolay Noritsyn Wins in Strong Crown Section at 2023 Reading Week Open

From February 18th to 20th, 2023, a record-breaking 226 players spent their Family Day weekend at the Hart House Reading Week Open. The tournament was the first since the COVID-19 pandemic postponed events in 2021 and 2022 and this featured a very strong Crown section highlighted by Grandmaster Razvan Preotu and multi-time winner International Master…
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2023 Reading Week Open Begins in 2 Days

The 2023 Hart House Reading Week Open is in just two days! A record-breaking number of players are attending this year’s tournament! All spots are now sold out. Our capacity is near the 225 mark and we do not plan on adding extra spots for this tournament. We are working on securing extra space at…
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Reading Week Open Early Bird Deadline is in 2 days!

The Hart House Chess Club invites chess enthusiasts from the GTA and around the world to register for the 2023 Hart House Reading Week Open. It’s the return of our annual event, and you won’t want to miss it – the early bird deadline ends in just 2 days! Registration details can be found here:…
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Event Release: 2023 Hart House Reading Week Open

The Hart House Holidays Open Tournament is back February 18th – 20th this year during Family Day Weekend! Join 200+ community members and students for this cannot-be-missed chess spectacle in the Great Hall. UofT students and unrated players receive a $35 discount. Early-bird registration is open until January 26th. This website,, will be used for…
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