Category Archives: Special Events

Winter Seniors Open – Final Round Results

front from left; Remillard, Leaden, Kuryliw, Jarmasz, Lauritson, Melnyk  standing from left; Magyar, Minano, Klokow, Ott, Boron, Zashev   Anthony Boron and Aleksander Zashev tied for first place in the Winter Seniors Open tournament. Both players scored 3.5/4. The event was held at Fort Garry United Church and directed by John Klokow. 13 players participated.… Read More »

Winter Seniors Open

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold the Winter Seniors Open, a FIDE and CFC rated standard 4 round tournament, starting January 12 2024 at Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road, Winnipeg.  Players must be born in 1974 or earlier. Note; eligibility criteria based on Canadian/US Seniors Championship To pre-register or inquire, text or phone Tournament Director… 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 »

2023 Manitoba Junior Championship

Dates: December 9-10, 2023 Location: Canadian Mennonite University, 600 Shaftesbury Boulevard Eligibility: Manitobans born in 2003 or later Restricted to 28 players, based on CFC ratings.     Players with CFC regular ratings over 1400, or CFC quick ratings over 1500 will have entry confirmed upon payment of entry fee by Dec 1.  Players with lower… Read More »