Category Archives: Special Events

Blitz Tournament Results- Tuesday, August 28

Twenty-four players competed on Blitz night – a 10 player round-robin over 1800 section, and a 7-round Swiss for the fourteen U1800 players. Both sections played 2 games per round with alternating colours against their opponent. Isaac Wiebe won the top section with 15-3; Theo Wolchock was 2nd. Yemi Abioye won the U1800 section… Read More »

Medieval Chess Tournament – July 28

The Manitoba Chess Association is again pleased to be participating in the Medieval Festival at the Immaculate Conception Church in Cooks Creek, MB on Saturday, July 28.  We will host two tournaments — the first starting at 1:00 will be for unrated players; the second starting at 3:00 will be an open tournament for both… Read More »

2018 Mind Sports Active Results

Twenty-six players  participated in the 2018 Mind Sports Active held at Sinclair Park Community Center,  organized by Steve Udarbe. Premier Section: First  – Derek Ma  4.5 points Second – Marcos Valentino 4 points Third –  Ryne Swift, Nilo Moncal, Fernando Orcullo – 3 points Challengers Section: First – James Paeldin 5 points Second  – Michael… Read More »

2018 South Saskatchewan Chess Championship results

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:

The Saskatchewan Chess Championship Returns

The biggest tournament in Saskatchewan returns this February. This weekend-long event features $8000 in cash prizes and your chance to play against some of the best players in Canada! Do you have what it takes to be crowned the Saskatchewan Chess Champion?  When: February 16-18, 2018 Where: Regina, SK (Venue TBD) Prize fund: $8000 (based… Read More »

2017 B’nai Brith Tournament results

Jojo Nones took clear 1st with 4.5 points.  Jonathon Zaczek was clear 2nd with 4 points. Full crosstable at Pictures