Monthly Archives: November 2023

Maria Helena tournament results

Over 80 players participated in the first Maria Helena chess tournament held in Winnipeg on November 26. In the Open section, Marlon Jodar won the trophy (on tiebreak) and shared the first and second place prize money ($750 apiece) with Gustav Baron (second place trophy winner), each scoring 5.0 points.  Third place prize money of… Read More »

2023 Manitoba Junior Championship

Dates: December 9-10, 2023 Location: Canadian Mennonite University, 600 Shaftesbury Boulevard Eligibility: Manitobans born in 2003 or later Restricted to 28 players, based on CFC ratings.     Players with CFC regular ratings over 1400, or CFC quick ratings over 1500 will have entry confirmed upon payment of entry fee by Dec 1.  Players with lower… Read More »

Two Rapid Chess Tournaments on Saturday, Nov 18

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold 2 tournaments on Saturday, November 18th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Road. Some players are eligible to play in either or both tournaments.   To pre-register, text or phone Tournament Director Al MacPherson at 204-898-8485 or email Tony Boron at chessmanitoba@gmail.com CFC membership required (valid for 12… Read More »