2023 MCA St Mary’s FIDE August Rapid Results

By | August 12, 2023

Fifty-one players competed in 2 sections at St. Mary’s United Church on August 12, 2023

Marlon Jodar emerged as the winner of the eighteen player Open section with a perfect 5-0 score. Gustav Baron was 2nd with 4 points.

Tournament Director Al MacPherson congratulating Marlon Jodar


Alexander Slobidker was top U1800 with 3 points.

Crosstable at:  http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2023/2023_St_Marys_FIDE_Aug_Rapid_O.htm


Jim Melnyk won the thirty-three player U1600 section with a perfect 5-0 score.

Benjamin Rossen, Joe Zhou, Aiden Ling, and Jack Kreklevich took 2nd prize money with 4 points.

Julien Poirier, also with 4 points, won the U1300 prize.

Cody Vanderveer won 2nd U1300, with 3.5 points.

Crosstable at: http://www.chessmanitoba.org/tournaments/2023/2023_St_Marys_FIDE_Aug_Rapid_U.htm

The tournament was organized and directed by Al MacPherson, assisted by Tony Boron and John Klokow.

Special thanks to those that helped setup and take-down.