Category Archives: Special Events

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 »

Rapid Chess Tournament August 12

The Manitoba Chess Association will be holding a FIDE and CFC rated rapid tournament on Saturday, August 12th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road.    Pre-registration is highly recommended! Text or phone Tournament Director Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485 or email Tony Boron at chessmanitoba@gmail.com  Players must be 12 years of age or be CFC/FIDE rated. All… Read More »

FIDE and CFC rated Rapid Chess Tournament June 10 at St. Mary’s Road United Church

The Manitoba Chess Association will be holding a FIDE and CFC rated rapid tournament on Saturday, June 10th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road.   Pre-registration is highly recommended. Recent higher turnouts present capacity and logistical constraints. Please let us know ! Pre-register by texting or phoning Tournament Director Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485… Read More »

Manitoba Open Add-on Fun Event

The Manitoba Chess Association will be holding a chess fun night on Saturday, May 6 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm as as add-on event to the Manitoba Open, being held this weekend at University College at the University of Manitoba.   Everyone welcome — you do not need to be playing in the tournament to come… Read More »

Brandon Spring King tournament results

Seventy-five players participated in the Brandon Spring King tournament on April 22 including 40 players in the kid section! Winner in the open section was Martin Riquelme with a perfect 5.0 score.  James Chapman, Brody Fehr, Gilbert Perez, Geethika Kadigamuwa and Josh Pido each had 4.0 points with Chapman taking second place and Fehr placing… Read More »