Golden Boy Classic chess tournament results, and Blitz tournament Saturday

By | October 17, 2014

Blair Rutter reports:

The team from Southdale was the winner of the first Golden Boy Chess tournament, edging out St. Johns by half a point to win first prize.   The tournament was held over the past 3 Saturdays at Garden City Shopping Centre, Portage Place and Kildonan Place.

Members of the winning Southdale team were Josh Henson, Alex Nikouline, Blair Rutter, Derek Ma and Grace Ma.

Final results were as follows:

  1. Southdale        15.0 points
  2. St. Johns         14.5
  3. Pt. Douglas     11.0
  4. Burrow            10.0
  5. Logan                5.0
  6. Maples              2.0

Prizes will be awarded at the Legislature on Saturday, October 18.   Everyone is welcome to attend this event and play in the Golden Boy Blitz tournament.  Registration is at 12:30.  5 rounds.  5 minutes per player.  $5 entry fee with the prize fund based on entries.