Isaac Wiebe, Gustav Baron and Frank Johnson tied for 1st in the Open section each winning $1,333 In the Under 1900 Section Ken Einarsson, and Ethan Eckert, tied for second winning $266 Organizer Brandin Titanich with Ken Einarsson Crosstables: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1kAw6r78Jsmu14e2J_RoyEwiekltpUZX6GwXjfYdTWOo/edit?usp=sharing
The 2018 Kent Oliver Memorial Active tournament resulted in a four way tie for first/second. Gustav Baron, Joshua Gerona, Ryne Swift,and Theo Wolchock all scored 4 points. Gerona beat Swift in Round 2, Blair Rutter defeated Gerona in Round 4, while Baron won over Wolchock in the same round. It was up to Swift to… Read More »
Rolando Bince, Ken Einarsson, and Tony Boron tied for first with 3 points in the five player round-robin. Claude Beaudry played in his first tournament in 30+ years; Keith Gannon rounded out the field. Games have been posted.
Theo Wolchock won his second consecutive Manitoba Junior Championship, and also qualifies as one of the candidates for the 2018 Manitoba Closed. Tied for 2nd/top U1500 were Yazan Abusaleh and Yanyu Lei. Gabriel Hamm won top unrated.
Jojo Nones took clear 1st with 4.5 points. Jonathon Zaczek was clear 2nd with 4 points. Full crosstable at http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2017/2017BnaiBrith.htm Pictures https://bnaibrith-my.sharepoint.com/personal/aglikman_bnaibrith_ca/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?folderid=0fe1e6b752d874fc78a397db51383b7a7&authkey=AUcL5k_9VSAr3hAcwV9ISVk
Fifty-four players participated in the 2017 Abe Yanofsky Memorial, the largest attendance in many years ! CFC ratings have been updated – https://chessmanitoba.blogspot.ca/2017/09/2017-abe-yanofsky-memorial-has-been.html Crosstables have been posted – http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2017/2017_AY_Open.htm http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2017/2017_AY_U1800.htm Jojo Nones claimed first in the Open section with 4.5 points. Isaac Wiebe finished second with 4 points. Third prize was shared by Sam… Read More »
Jason Evans, TD, writes: Thanks to everyone who came out to the 2017 Summer Open (July 8-9). Ryne Swift won with a score of 3.5 out of 4. Tied for second with 3 points were Clifford Goodman and Joshua Gerona. Clifford Goodman was 1st U1700 with Diana Furda in 2nd place. Aalekh Patel was 1st… Read More »
The Manitoba contingent did quite well – Ken Einarsson sent pics and crosstables http://chessmanitoba.blogspot.ca/
The 2017 Kent Oliver Memorial resulted in a 4-way tie among Gustav Baron,Anthony Boron, James Currie, and Nilo Moncal, all with 4 points. First U1800 was Kevin Booth with 3.5 points, with Ken Einarsson 2nd U1800. Top U1500 was Joshua Gerona, with Azamat Myrzaibraimov 2nd U1500. Crosstable at: http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2017/2017_KO.htm
Theo Wolchock and Collin Anderson tied for first with 3.5 points from 4 rounds. Theo. as the top scoring Junior is the 2016 Manitoba Junior Champion. Keith Gannon was the top scoring player over 50, and is the 2016 Manitoba Senior Champion, with Francis Trueman the top Senior over 65.