Genocide Memorial Chess Tournament will be held in memory of 1.5 million victims of the Armenian genocide.

Chess-to-Remember tournament aims
- To raise public awareness about the imperative to foresee and prevent Genocides and Crimes against Humanity in the future, notably by promoting the recognition and affirmation of the Armenian Genocide and all Genocides.

- To contribute to the accomplishment of the Duty of Memory incumbent upon all people and Humanity, regarding the Armenian Genocide and all Genocides, including the corollaries of said Duty, by virtue of Morality and International Law.

- To denounce and counter revisionism and genocide-denial, which constitute an actual continuation, an integral part and the ultimate stage of the crime of genocide.

- To foster, promote and pursue fundamental principles of truth, justice, accountability and responsibility, in matters of Human Rights, Genocides and Crimes against Humanity.

- To remember …


Chess-to-Remember Tournament Registration

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Armenian Community Centre
45 Hallcrown Pl
Willowdale, ON M2J 4Y4, Canada

September 27, 2015, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Type: 5 rounds, Swiss

Time Control: 25 min + 5 sec/move Fischer

Entry Fee:
Rated Section: $40 ($5 off for Junior, Senior, Female)
Unrated Section: $10

$2500 total in Prizes, Trophies and Medals

Other comments:
- Rated section registrants must be current CFC members or make payment prior to playing. See CFC website for most current membership rates:

- Online registrants must arrive onsite by 10:30am on Sunday, September 27th, 2015 to pay in cash or will not be guaranteed a pairing in Round 1

- Watch top 5 boards live broadcast over the internet and the tournament hall

- Lunch after second round (cafeteria on site). Free parking.

Aram Ettibaryan (; 647-887-7462)
Arto Hacherian (; 416-728-1958)
Lee Hendon (; 519-771-8848)
Rob Gashgarian (; 519-751-4157)
Stephan Tonakanian (; 416-318-6151)

Online pre-registration:

Onsite registration:
10:00 am – 10:30 am

Proud Sponsors of "Chess-to-Remember" tournament


 Arto and Siranus Hacherian 
 Movses and Talin Mermer 
 Chahe and Hasmig Zaroukian 
 Vahan Tchalikian 
 Sant Purutoglu 
 David Filipovich 
 Natali Aghavelyan 
 Karine Melkoumian 
 Aram Ettibaryan & Ester Araskhanyan 
 Aram Ettibaryan & Ester Araskhanyan 

Our Volunteers:

 Gashgarian Rob 
 Tonakanian Stephan 
 Hacherian Siran 
 Hacherian Arto 
 Keskinian Ari 
 Aghavelyan Natalie 
 Tatikian Garni 
 Ettibaryan Aram 
 Grigoryan Anahit