Theo Wolchock announces: Join us Tuesday, June 2nd at 7:00 PM for a 5 round 10+5 Swiss tournament! How To Enter: Join the MCA lichess team: https://lichess.org/team/manitoba-chess-association Join the June 2nd Swiss Tournament: https://lichess.org/swiss/tieIzgLz
Good turnout for the first Manitoba Chess Association online blitz tournament held tonight. Thirty-eight players competed in the 8 round tournament. The winner with 7.0 points was Stefanova (a pseudonym) followed by Louie Polistico and Isaac Wiebe with 6.5 points. Full results are posted here. Thanks to Theo Wolchock for organizing. The next MCA online… Read More »
The Manitoba Chess Association will be hosting online blitz and rapid tournaments for the next 4 weeks on Lichess. The first tournament will be held on Tuesday, May 26 at 7:00 pm and will be a blitz tournament (8 round Swiss, 3/2 time control). The tournament on the following Tuesday (June 2 at 7:00 pm)… Read More »
There are now 32 players in the tournament. Some very interesting games tonight; we’ll have to wait until the pgns are prepared to analyze the missed opportunities.
2020 March TNT Tournament (Herb Gregory Memorial)Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42 One Section – CFC and FIDE Rated Event $ 20 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries. 5 rounds – 1 game on each Tuesday March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play… Read More »
2020 February TNT Tournament One Section – CFC Rated Event $ 15 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries. Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42 4 rounds – 1 game on each Tuesday February 4, 11, 18, 25 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 4rounds) (Players may… Read More »
Jeff Babb won the 2020 Chiswell Memorial scoring 3.5 points in 4 rounds. Tied for second with 3.0 were Oyeyemi Abioye, Gustav Baron and Jim Melnyk with Melnyk winning the U1900 first place prize. Tied for second in the U1900 class with 2.5 were Ken Einarsson, Jim Green and Cory Letain. Tied for first place… Read More »
2019 October TNT Harshani Konara, Rolando Bince, and Yemi Abioye lead with 2.5 points. http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2019/2019_Oct_TNT.htm 2019 Manitoba Senior Championship Tony Boron leads with 3 points. http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2019/2019_MB_Senior.htm
Harshani Konara and Rolando Bince lead the 2019 October TNT with 2 points. Tony Boron and Jaroslaw Czypinski lead the 2019 Manitoba Senior with 2 points.
$ 15 Entry Fee – CFC (Chess Federation of Canada) rated Prizes will be based on entries. Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42 4 rounds – 1 game on each of September 3, 10,17,24 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 4 rounds) (Players may take up to 1 half-point… Read More »