40th Canadian Open

Saturday, July 01, 2017 - Monday, July 03, 2017

Director: Cathy Li & Melissa Zhang
Location: Vancouver
Registration Closes: Saturday, July 01, 2017


Hosted in central Vancouver, at the beautiful private school Crofton House .  The main tournament will be Saturday/Sunday, with Pair Go, playoffs, and possibly other side events Monday.  Since the facility will be provided near free, this will be an unusually affordable Canadian open. Effectivey the school is acting as a significant event sponsor.  Many thanks to Melissa Zhang and family for making arrangements with the school.

With the special setting this is clearly going to be a memorable event, worth an extra effort to attend.  Start making your travel plans now!



Registration Fee:  (3-day pizza lunch included)

Before June 20th, 2017      $65 for adults   |   $45 for under 18

At door                                $75 for adults   |   $55 for under 18

Banquet - $25/person

All registration fees will by collected at the door on the morning of the event. Please try to pre-register online before June 20th.


Because the school is in a residential neighbourhood, there aren't many large hotels in the area, but here are some possible accomodations nearby:

Point Grey Guest House (B&B): 4103 W10th Ave. Vancouver, BC (10min drive to Crofton House School)

Vancouver Dunbar Bed and Breakfast: 4027 W32nd Ave. Vancouver, BC (5min drive to Crofton House School)

Travelodge Hotel Vancouver: 3071 St. Edwards Dr. Richmond, BC (12min drive to Crofton House School)

Radisson Hotel Vancouver Airport (4-star): 8181 Cambie Rd. Richmond, BC, Tel 604-276-8181 (13min drive to Crofton House School))


22 Players Registered

Registered Players

Yongfei Ge 7d Scarborough
Juyong Koh 6d vancouver
Koichi Noguchi 6d Vancouver
James Sedgwick 6d Toronto
Peter Zhang 5d Richmond
Ao Zhang 5d Waterloo
David Lu 5d Vancouver
Kory Stevens 5d Vancouver
Tim Kwon 4d Burnaby
Wenyi Wang 3d Vancouver
Edward Feng 1d Surrey
Ahmet Zahid Balcioglu 3k Toronto
Raymond St Arnaud 4k Victoria
Derek Cao 5k Delta
Wesley Chang 6k Surrey
Wayne Chapeskie 7k Victoria
Leif Chapin 8k Burnaby
Thomas Hackney 8k Victoria
Eric D. Legare 11k Vancouver
Zuzana Modrovic 13k vancouver
Lavinia Rojas Scholz 21k Victoria

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