Thirteen players are now contesting the August TNT. Jackson Stordeur and Isaac Orogun lead with 2 points.
Eleven players have started the tournament. You can join the tournament next Tuesday with a half-point for Round 1.
CFC (Chess Federation of Canada) Quick rated. All players must be members of the CFC. As it is CFC rated, all players must have a current, unexpired CFC membership. Can be purchased directly from CFC or through Manitoba Chess Association. (see end of this post) 4 round Swiss System tournament Time control of G 25… Read More »
Jackson Stodeur won the tournament with 3.5 points when previous leader Blair Rutter’s flag fell in a difficult, but not lost position. Blair finished second with 3 points. The CFC has rated the tournament: CFC – Tournament (chess.ca)
Blair Rutter leads with 3 points. Round 2 Round 3
Thirty two players participated in the Kingstone chess tournament held July 24 at Brandon University. Marcos Valentino won the open section with a score of 4.5 points in the five rounds Swiss tournament. Gustav Baron placed second with 4.0 points and Gilbert Perez, Saul Magnusson and Theo Wolchock placed third with 3.5. Crosstable: www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2022/2022_Brandon_Kingstone_O.htm Thium… Read More »
Twenty-six players participated in the International Chess Day blitz tournament held by the Manitoba Chess Association at the Little Brown Jug brewery. Theo Wolchock took first place with a perfect 5.0 score. Gilbert Perez won the U2000 class prize with a score of 4.0 and the U1700 class prize was shared by James Melnyk, Manny… Read More »
Eight players have started the tournament. You can still join the tournament on Tuesday with a half-point for missed Round 1.
Great turnout for the rapid tournament held July 9 at the Little Brown Jug brewery. 35 players took part. The tournament was won by Alan Nagelberg with a perfect 5.0 score. Marlon Jodar was second with 4.5 and Gilbert Perez and Marcos Valentino tied for third with 4.0. Ed Nofuente won the under 1600 class… Read More »
The Brandon Knights Chess Club will be hosting a one day rapid tournament on Sunday, July 24. Time: 1:00 pm Location: Brandon University, Clark Hall 212 Format: 5 round Swiss. Two sections – Adult and Junior (age 16 and under). Time control: 15 minute plus 10 second increment per move Entry fee if registered prior… Read More »