Monthly Archives: November 2022

Gilbert Perez reports on the 2022 Banff Open

Gilbert (Bong) Perez: The tournament spanned November 11 to 13, 2022 at the Banff Centre (Alberta). 130 chess players from BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Quebec, USA, and a Manitoba contingent of Theo Wolchock, Marcos Valentino, Luis Exconde, Joshua Gerona, and Bong Perez participated.  Jojo Nones, now residing in  BC, was number 3 seed in the Open… Read More »

2022 MCA Remembrance Day Sectionals results

Twenty-five players participated in the The Manitoba Chess Association (MCA) Sectionals  CFC Rating tournament at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road. on Friday, November 11.  Players were assigned to 4-player sections (quads) – with the objective of having closely matched contestants for each of their 3 (60 minutes + 15 second delay)… Read More »