MCA online blitz results – December 1, 2020

johansnow placed first in tonight’s arena blitz tournament with 20 points, followed by Chandrashekhar Iyer with 19 and Jordan Kwiatek with 13 points.

hamster_lord was the top U1800 player.

Full results here.

The next MCA online blitz tournament will be on Tuesday, December 8 at 7:00 pm.

MCA online blitz results – November 24, 2020

Theo Wolchock won tonight’s arena blitz tournament with 38 points, followed by Isaac Wiebe with 36 and Chandrashekhar Iyer with 33 points.

Top U1800 player was Ken Marshall.

Full results here.

The next MCA online blitz tournament will be Tuesday, December 1 at 7:00 pm.

Zoltan Bodnar – 1951-2020

Zoltan Bodnar – local player in the 1970s and well-known amongst problemists, passed away earlier this year. (source: Nigel Hanrahan)

Nigel indicates that Zoltan was published in ‘The Problemist’ 8 times between 1976 and 1991. See http://theproblemist.org/mags.pl?type=tp

Cecil Rosner most recently published one of his problems in 2014.

Chess Manitoba: Cecil’s Saturday Puzzle – October 4, 2014

A search of the Winnipeg Free Press archives indicates that he was responding to the puzzles published in Abe Yanofsky’s column very frequently from 1966 to 1972

He won the Winnipeg High School Championship in 1968

MCA online blitz results – November 17, 2020

Isaac Wiebe won tonight’s arena blitz tournament with 44 points.  Second was Chandrashekhar Iyer with 28 points and third was zxcfds with 20 points.  zxcfds was also the top U1800 player.

Full results here.

The next MCA online tournament will be a blitz on Tuesday, Nov. 24 at 7:00 pm.

MCA online blitz results – November 10, 2020

Theo Wolchock won tonight’s arena blitz tournament with a score of 53 points.  Jordan Kwiatek placed second with 24 and Gilbert Perez placed third with 21.

Top U1800 player was zxcfds with 18 points.

Full results here.

The next MCA online tournament will be a blitz on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7:00 pm.

MCA online blitz results – November 3, 2020

Isaac Wiebe placed first with 35 points in tonight’s arena blitz tournament.  Chandrashekhar Iyer placed second with 26 and Ibkchessforlife placed third with 10 points.

Top U1800 player was Michael Hao with 8 points, defeating three players rated more than 400 points higher.

Full results here.

The next MCA online tournament will be a blitz on Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 7:00 pm.

2020 National Youth Active Online Chess Championships – Deadline Nov 5

Dear all,
FIDE just announced Online World Cadet and Youth Rapid tournament last week.https://www.fide.com/news/785Each country can only register one player per each age category (u10, U12, U14, U16 & U18) by Nov 15, 2020.  ** No U08 section

For Canada to select the official representative, 2020 National Youth Active Online Chess Championships will be the qualifying tournament.  The winner in each age category will represent Canada to play in World Rapid Tournament Name: Nov 8, 2020

Deadline date: Nov 5, 2020
http://www.chesscanada.info/forum/showthread.php?5495-FIDE-Online-World-Cadets-amp-Youth-Rapid-Chess-Championships-(Nov-17-Dec-23)

Please pass this information to your players if they are interested.
Thanks
Christina Tao
CFC Youth Coordinator

La FIDE a annoncé la semaine dernière la tenue d’un tournoi mondial en ligne pour les cadets et les jeunes. https://www.fide.com/news/785Each Les pays ne peuvent inscrire qu’un seul joueur par catégorie d’âge (U10, U12, U14, U16 et U18) d’ici le 15 novembre 2020.  ** Pas de section U08

Pour que le Canada puisse choisir le représentant officiel, les Championnats nationaux d’échecs en ligne actifs pour la jeunesse 2020 seront le tournoi de qualification.  Le gagnant de chaque catégorie d’âge représentera le Canada pour jouer dans le tournoi mondial rapide.Nom du tournoi : 8 novembre 2020
Date limite : 5 nov. 2020
http://www.chesscanada.info/forum/showthread.php?5495-FIDE-Online-World-Cadets-amp-Youth-Rapid-Chess-Championships-(Nov-17-Dec-23)

Veuillez transmettre ces informations à vos joueurs s’ils sont intéressés.

Merci
Christina Tao
Coordinateur de la jeunesse du CFC

Traduit avec www.DeepL.com/Translator (version gratuite)

MCA online blitz results – October 27, 2020

Theo Wolchock placed first in tonight’s arena blitz tournament with 19 points.  hugost placed second with 13 and pochero placed third with 12 points.

Top U1800 player was zxcfds with 10 points.

Full results here.

The next MCA online blitz tournament will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 7:00 pm.

MCA online blitz results – October 20, 2020

Theo Wolchock won tonight’s arena blitz tournament (winning 11 straight games).  Gilbert Perez placed second and lil306 placed third.

Top U1800 player was zxcfds.

Full results here.

There will not be an online tournament on Thursday.  Next MCA online tournament will be a blitz on Tuesday, October 27 at 7:00 pm.