Category Archives: Special Events

Brandon’s Gilbert Perez featured on FIDE website

World Championship for People with Disabilities: Last call to register ( Saturday, 30 Oct 2021 04:44 Word Championship for People with Disabilities The 4th FIDE World Chess Championship for People with Disabilities will take place online from November 4-14, 2021. Organized by Dresdner Schachfestival E.V. under the auspices of FIDE, it is an individual 9-round Swiss… Read More »

Bijou tournament results

Nine players competed in today’s five-round rapid Swiss tournament at the Bijou Patio.  Theo Wolchock placed first with 4.5 points followed by Jackson Stordeur with 4.0 points and Ryne Swift with 3.5 points.

Chess at the Bijou!

The Manitoba Chess Association (MCA) will be hosting an outdoor rapid chess tournament from 1:00 to 3:00 on Wednesday, September 1 at the Bijou Patio park (492 Main Street, or just east of The Cube in Old Market Square) in Winnipeg. Details as follows: 5 round Swiss.  Time control of 10 minutes plus 3 second… Read More »

Brandon wins match tournament

The Brandon team won today’s two-round U2000 match against the Winnipeg team by a score of 14 to 8.  There were 11 players on each team, with each player playing once with white and once with black against their opponent. Here are the board results. To view the games, go to the link here.

Hamissauga Rapid 1

Hello All, Hamissauga (online) Chess Club has another event scheduled for tomorrow evening. Hamissauga Rapid 1 – Wednesday, June 10 at 7pm (central), 5 round Swiss.Links below. This email is going out blind copied to many contacts across Canada to expand our membership.So, if you are getting this out of the blue, welcome, and please… Read More »

Invitation to Calgary Chess Club Online Tournaments

We have received an invitation from Matthew Atwood of the Calgary Chess Club: Hello chess players: The Paul Morphy Memorial Friday Blitz Series continues this Friday with the Calgary Chess Club! When: Friday, April 24th at 7:15pm (8:15 Central) What: 7 rounds of 3/2 time control Where: Updated link:   Registration opens one hour before the event so make sure to join early to guarantee your spot… Read More »