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Manitoba High School Championship results

The Manitoba High School Chess Championship was held on March 26 at Sisler High School in Winnipeg with 58 students participating in a seven round Swiss tournament.   The winner of the event was Rhailey Punay (6.0 points) of Regent Park school who won on a tiebreak over Yakiv Gres of Kelvin High School and Kyle… Read More »

Two FIDE and CFC Rapid Chess Tournaments, Saturday, April 6

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold 2 tournaments on Saturday, April 6th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road. Some players are eligible to play in either or both tournaments.   To pre-register, text or phone Tournament Director Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485 or email Tony Boron at chessmanitoba@gmail.com  CFC membership required (valid for… Read More »

Spring Seniors Open

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold the Spring Seniors Open, a FIDE and CFC rated standard 4 round tournament, starting April 5 2024 at Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road, Winnipeg.  New players welcome! Free street parking available. Bus route adjacent. Players must be born in 1974 or earlier. Note; eligibility criteria based on Canadian/US… Read More »

Rapid Chess Events – Truus & Kent Oliver Memorial, Saturday, Jan 20

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold 2 tournaments on Saturday, January 20th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road. Some players are eligible to play in either or both tournaments.   To pre-register, text or phone Tournament Director Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485 or email Tony Boron at chessmanitoba@gmail.com  CFC membership required (valid for 12 months… Read More »

Maria Helena tournament results

Over 80 players participated in the first Maria Helena chess tournament held in Winnipeg on November 26. In the Open section, Marlon Jodar won the trophy (on tiebreak) and shared the first and second place prize money ($750 apiece) with Gustav Baron (second place trophy winner), each scoring 5.0 points.  Third place prize money of… Read More »

2023 October TNT – Round 2 results

Even with the large field of 30 players, only 4 have a perfect score after 2 rounds; Collin Anderson, Jeff Babb, Jordan Kwiatek, James Currie. Crosstable at: http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2023/2023_Oct_TNT.htm