Monthly Archives: February 2024

Spring Seniors Open

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold the Spring Seniors Open, a FIDE and CFC rated standard 4 round tournament, starting April 5 2024 at Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road, Winnipeg.  New players welcome! Free street parking available. Bus route adjacent. Players must be born in 1974 or earlier. Note; eligibility criteria based on Canadian/US… Read More »

2024 MCA February FIDE Rapid results

Marlon Jodar topped the field of forty-four players with a perfect 5-0 score  to win the 2024 February MCA FIDE Rapid tournament held at the University of Manitoba (St John’s College) on February 17. Gustav Baron, Jackson Stordeur, Chandrasekhar Iyer, Ryne Swift, and Carl Pottinger scored 4 points, sharing the 2nd and 3rd place prizes.… Read More »

Two Rapid Chess Tournaments, Saturday, Mar 16

The Manitoba Chess Association will hold 2 tournaments on Saturday, March 16th 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… Read More »

Winter Seniors Open – Final Round Results

front from left; Remillard, Leaden, Kuryliw, Jarmasz, Lauritson, Melnyk  standing from left; Magyar, Minano, Klokow, Ott, Boron, Zashev   Anthony Boron and Aleksander Zashev tied for first place in the Winter Seniors Open tournament. Both players scored 3.5/4. The event was held at Fort Garry United Church and directed by John Klokow. 13 players participated.… Read More »