VCS Promotion Qualifier Series

Date Sunday, May 16, 2021
Time 06:00 PM-08:30 PM
Location Online
Rounds 5
Time control G15
Format Grade K-12
Сancellation time 24 hours
Registration Online
Organizer Maxim Doroshenko


VCS Promotion Qualifier Series

A special series of tournaments designed to promote students to the next level

VCS is glad to announce the introduction of a new tournament series, specifically geared towards helping students earn the rating points needed for promotion to the next level. Participants will play five 20 minute games, with trophies awarded to the champion in each group. This is an excellent opportunity to gain the rating points needed for promotion to the next level of group class. The rating requirements are shown below.

U600, U800, U1000, U1200, U1400

Location: Online




VCS Promotion Qualifier Series


For all Grade P-12 

Time Control时间限制



5-round Swiss format

Ratings  计分系统

CMA rated

Round time


1st round – 6:00pm

2nd round – 6:30pm

3rd round – 7:00pm

4th round – 7:30pm

5th round – 8:00pm




Trophy for each Class Champion

Medals for the 2nd and 3rd place 


Time Control: Game/10 minutes with 5 seconds delay 


Mandatory prerequisites 

VCS students only. Regular login. No guest registration

Webcam (mandatory) needs to be on during the entire tournament

Computers only (no iPads, or tablets)

Chrome browser is highly preferable 

Registration Rules

No registration 24 hours before the event

Waiting lounge on zoom will be open 30 minutes prior to the start of the tournament.

Zoom meeting and the online tournament arena will be locked once the tournament starts. No late arrivals.

Online Tournament Rules

Please do not "X" out your game. Checkmate, Resign or Draw only.

No draw offers prior to move #30

Anti cheating software in place. No computer support. Any foul play will result in a permanent ban from VCS tournaments.

The player should be alone in the room. Please be mindful of the background noise

No talking during the game.

Please make sure you take washroom breaks in between rounds. Washroom breaks or any reason to leave, during the tournament will result in a forfeit. 


Arbiters decision final


Individual Tie Breaker  个人决胜局: 

1. Direct Encounter (Head to Head) 

2. Cumulative score 

3. Opposition cumulative score 


Bye request: If you cannot attend all rounds, maximum of 2 half point byes (except last round) is allowed. Please email us with your request or inform TD at least 24 hours before round starts 

轮空要求 : 如果你不能参加所有回合,请电邮轮空要求或在赛前半小时请求不超过2次半分轮空(除最后一轮)


Registration fees:  $35 

Sibling discount $10 off for 2nd member or higher in the family


To check your CMA rating:

Contact: Voice mail: (604)568-3283




Swiss Group 1


#NameCMA IDCMA RatingGradeRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5TotalTBrk[H]TBrk[C]TBrk[O]Prize
1Ethan Wang1469259539Grade 4 W13 W12 W7 W8 W551001541
2Haowen Shi1409218371Grade 4 D10 L3BYE (1.0) W11 W123.51008.521.5
3Akash Varma-Robb1488069590Grade 6 L7 W2 L6 W10 W8398745
4Ashiana Varma-Vitug1487992588Grade 1 W9 L8BYE (1.0) L5 W11398933
5Emma Sun1489645568Grade 3 W11 L7 W12 W4 L13991043
6Shlok Kulkarni1481714563Grade 6 L8 W10 W3 W7 L9399937.5
7Bryan Lee1416126531Grade 8 W3 W5 L1 L6 W103991046.5
8Derek Liu1489465420Grade 1 W6 W4 W11 L1 L33991244
9Tayvin Lagace1492852476Grade 5 L4 L11 L10 W12 W62100332.5
10Jason Lan1502144400Grade 5 D2 L6 W9 L3 L71.51005.537.5
11Leo Zhang1490308533Grade K L5 W9 L8 L2 L41100442.5
12Isaac Yiu1417037446Grade 5BYE (1.0) L1 L5 L9 L21100536.5
13Samuel Zhang1414181414Grade 3 L1BYE (1.0)BYE (0.0)BYE (0.0)BYE (0.0)1100424

Swiss Group 2


#NameCMA IDCMA RatingGradeRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5TotalTBrk[H]TBrk[C]TBrk[O]Prize
1Clark Parilla1494483790Grade 10 W11 W4 D3 W8 W94.510013.539
2Armaan Varma-Vitug1433867604Grade 3 L8 W11 W6 W9 W741001029
3Jayden Li1456593716Grade 6BYE (1.0) W8 D1 W5 L43.59912.542.5
4Avyayi Saran1488925687Grade 4 W10 L1 D5 W6 W33.599.59.547.5
5Alexander Qiu1287246627Grade 7 W7 W6 D4 L3 W83.598.511.542
6Coen Holmgren1332314724Grade 4 W9 L5 L2 L4BYE (1.0)2100638
7Sky Cui1488892706Grade K L5BYE (1.0) L9 W10 L2299632.5
8Norman Lee1388643673Grade 5 W2 L3 W11 L1 L52100849.5
9Micah Trotter1329906654Grade 5 L6 W10 W7 L2 L1299739.5
10Jon Yin1491579611Grade 5 L4 L9BYE (1.0) L7 W11298424.5
11NOAH MULLER1382139672Grade 4 L1 L2 L8BYE (1.0) L101100235.5
12Kajepan Kirupakaran1490769643Grade 5BYE (0.0)BYE (0.0)BYE (0.0)BYE (0.0)BYE (0.0)0100030.5
# Player Grade School Section Rating CMA
1 Clark Parilla Grade 10 H.J. Cambie S.S. U800 860
2 Coen Holmgren Grade 4 Deep Cove E.S. U800 797
3 Armaan Varma-Vitug Grade 3 St George's School U800 731
4 Sky Cui Grade K Choice (Gifted Children) U800 727
5 Avyayi Saran Grade 4 Urban Academy U800 723
6 Jayden Li Grade 6 Norma Rose Point E.S. U800 716
7 Alexander Qiu Grade 7 James McKinney E.S. U800 707
8 Micah Trotter Grade 5 Heritage Christian Online School U800 679
9 Ethan Wang Grade 4 Norma Rose Point E.S. U600 657
10 Kajepan Kirupakaran Grade 5 O.L.P.H U800 643
11 Norman Lee Grade 5 St Georges Junior School U800 632
12 Emma Sun Grade 3 Seaforth U600 624
13 Akash Varma-Robb Grade 6 Montessori U600 623
15 Jon Yin Grade 5 Southlands E.S. U800 598
16 Shlok Kulkarni Grade 6 kwayhquitlum middle U600 588
17 Ashiana Varma-Vitug Grade 1 York House U600 576
18 Tayvin Lagace Grade 5 N/A U600 566
19 Bryan Lee Grade 8 Madrona U600 550
20 Leo Zhang Grade K Vancouver College U600 511
21 Samuel Zhang Grade 3 Kerrisdale E.S. U600 505
22 Derek Liu Grade 1 Bayridge E.S. U600 497
23 Jason Lan Grade 5 Urban Academy U600 427
24 Haowen Shi Grade 4 W.D. Ferris E.S. U600 427
25 Isaac Yiu Grade 5 Corpus Christi U600 398