Monthly Archives: March 2018

Manitoba scholastic chess championship

The Manitoba scholastic chess championship was held on Sunday, March 11.   Congratulations to the following winners who will now be eligible to play in the national scholastic chess championship to be held on the May long weekend in St. John’s, NL. Grade 1:  Alia Myrzaibraimova Grade 2:  Gisadi Amarasinghe Grade 3:  Elazar Schwartz Grade 4: … Read More »

2018 March TNT – first round results

Eighteen players have started in the 2018 March TNT (Servillano Costales Memorial).  All rating favourites won in the first round.  You can still join next Tuesday with a half point bye for the first round.  

Aron Kaptsan 1929-2018

Aron Kaptsan, many time Manitoba Champion, passed away February 17 after a brief illness. His family has indicated that there will be no service. The Manitoba Chess Association will be preparing an appropriate tribute.