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MCA chess tournament at Little Brown Jug

The Manitoba Chess Association is pleased to be holding an over-the-board rapid tournament at the Little Brown Jug microbrewery, 336 William Ave. in Winnipeg from 2:00 to 5:00 on Saturday, December 11.  Details as follows: 5 round Swiss tournament, time control of 10 minutes plus 3 second increment. $15 entry fee, unless participant has never… Read More »

Perez at FIDE world championship for disabled

Manitoba’s Gilbert Perez finished in 63rd place out of a field of 249 players at FIDE’s 4th World Championship for People with Disabilities.  He ended up with a score of 5.5 to 3.5.  He was the only Canadian represented in the online tournament. Congratulations Gilbert on a fine performance. Tournament results can be found here.

MCA Online 2021 October TNT CFC QR – Final Round Results

Steve Demmery surrendered a draw to Ibukun Orogun, but still won the MCA Online 2021 October TNT CFC Quick-Rated Tournament with 3.5 points.  Orogun and Blair Rutter tied for 2nd/3rd with 3 points. Cross-table: 2021 October MCA Online CFC QR ( The CFC has rated the tournament CFC – Tournament (

Bijou tournament postponed

Based on the weather forecast we have decided to cancel today’s tournament at the Bijou.  We hope to reschedule the tournament to a date in the near future.  

Chess at the Bijou!

The Manitoba Chess Association (MCA) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting an outdoor rapid chess tournament from 1:00 to 3:00 on Sunday, August 22 at the Bijou Patio park (492 Main Street, or just east of The Cube in Old Market Square) in Winnipeg. Details as follows: 5 round Swiss.  Time control… Read More »