2017 April Tuesday Night Tournament – CFC (Chess Federation of Canada) rated.$ 15 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries. Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM424 rounds – 1 on each of April 4,11, 18,25 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 4 rounds) Players may take… Read More »
Two tournaments start Tuesday, November 1, running in parallel: The Tournament of Champions / Earl Rosenbloom Memorial Tournament (the Rosenbloom), and the 2016 Gary Campbell Memorial Tournament, Both will run for 7 Tuesdays (Nov 1 to Dec 13. Details are below, but in brief, both tournaments will be CFC rated, but the Rosenbloom will also… Read More »
2016 September TNT – CFC rated. $ 15 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries. A Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42 4 rounds – September 6, 13, 20, 27, – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 4 rounds) (Players may take up to 1 half-point and any… Read More »
GARY DAVID CAMPBELL Gary Campbell of Winnipeg, MB passed away on Wednesday June 12, 2016 when his heart could no longer contain the love that filled it. He is predeceased by his first wife Shirley, his parents Clifford and Olga, his brother Kenneth, his wife of 43 years, Ruth and his son Rodney. Gary was… Read More »
2016 Winnipeg Open – Joe Dreman Memorial ( a special Tuesday Night Tournament) CFC and FIDE rated. $ 20 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries. Approximately $ 200 will be added to the prize fund through the Joe Dreman legacy Location: University of Winnipeg – Room 4CM42 (Round 2 only – Room… Read More »
The Rudolf Rocker Chess Club is holding a 5 round rapid (exact time control to be decided) on October 17, noon-5pm, 3rd floor 91 Albert. Please See http://rockerchess.ca/rapid-tournament-saturday-october-17/ for details.
As we mentioned at the TNT last week, former MCA president Arsen Aban has passed away. Full Winnipeg Free Press Passages entry here: ARSEN ABAN ARSEN ABAN April 7, 1944 – August 29, 2015. A celebration of Arsen’s life will be held at the Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion St. on Tuesday, September 8 at 6:00… Read More »