Category Archives: Special Events

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 »

Two Rapid Chess Tournaments on Saturday, Nov 18

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold 2 tournaments on Saturday, November 18th 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… Read More »

Two Rapid Chess Tournaments on September 16 

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold 2 tournaments on Saturday, September 16th 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… Read More »

2023 Manitoba Closed Championship

2023 Manitoba Closed Championship –  One Section – CFC and FIDE Standard Rated Event $ 40 entry fee – First Prize $ 250 , 2nd Prize $ 125, 3rd Prize $ 75 Time Control: Game 90 minutes + 30 second increment Eligibility: Players must have a CFC Regular (Lifetime) High Rating of at least 1900 Eligibility: *Players… Read More »

2023 MCA St Mary’s FIDE August Rapid Results

Fifty-one players competed in 2 sections at St. Mary’s United Church on August 12, 2023 Marlon Jodar emerged as the winner of the eighteen player Open section with a perfect 5-0 score. Gustav Baron was 2nd with 4 points.   Alexander Slobidker was top U1800 with 3 points. Crosstable at:  http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2023/2023_St_Marys_FIDE_Aug_Rapid_O.htm   Jim Melnyk won… Read More »