2018 Winnipeg Open (Joe Dreman Memorial) starts Tuesday, June 5

8 rounds

CFC and FIDE rated. $ 20 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries.

Approximately $ 200 will be added to the prize fund through the Joe Dreman legacy Location: University of Winnipeg – Room 4CM42

8 rounds – June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 8 rounds) (Players may take up to 2 half-point and any number of zero-point byes. Half-point byes for rounds 7 and 8 must be requested before Round 3. Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

Location: University of Winnipeg – Room 4CM42 8 rounds – June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24 – (This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 8 rounds)

(Players may take up to 2 half-point and any number of zero-point byes.

Half-point byes for rounds 7 and 8 must be requested before Round 3. Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

There is one game per week.

All of the TNTs are Swiss (pairing) style tournaments with a time control of G /110 minutes [Each player has 1 hour 50 minutes to complete their moves, the game will be be 3 hours and 40 minutes maximum].

$ 20 entry fee and CFC membership required.

All players must be CFC members (can be obtained during registration on-site)

[$ 20 for a one-tournament adult membership or $ 49 for 12 months- new adult members pay only $ 36 for a twelve-month CFC membership; Junior (under 20) members pay $ 10 for a one-tournament membership, $ 34 for a twelve-month CFC membership, new junior members pay only $ 24 for a twelve month CFC membership]

Registration for tournament -Tuesday, June 5 – approximately 6:35 pm to 6:50 pm Registration will be cut off at 6:50 pm. (If you think you may be late, please send an email to chessmanitoba ‘at’ gmail.com) before 5 pm (you can try later, but the wireless access at the U may be problematic) .

Players can join in Round 2, they will receive a half-point bye for Round 1.

2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial)- Round 4 results

Jeff Babb leads with 3.5 points.

BdResWhite BlackRes
1.5Jeff Babb (2219 3.0)Harshani Konara (1948 2.0).5
21 Anthony Boron (2024 2.0)Cory Letain (1721 2.0)0
31 Theo Wolchock (2016 2.0)Phil Le Dorze (1822 2.0)0
40 Roy Proulx (1713 2.0)Blair Rutter (1973 2.0)1
51 Colin Prince (1857 1.5)Peter Magyar (1464 1.5)0
61 Carter Marshall (1493 1.5)Udaya Annakkage (1695 1.5)0
71 Shawn Tarasoff (unr. 1.5)Keith Gannon (1552 1.5)0
80 Bruce Leaden (1566 1.0)Mike Skop (1670 1.0)1
91 John Remillard (1596 0.5)Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1470 0.5)0
101 Ken Marshall (1499 0.5)Darren Flynn (1368 0.5)0
111 Francis Trueman (1414 0.5)Jehoshua Chen (1513 0.0)0
.5Rolando Bince (1970 1.0)BYE
.5John Klokow (1774 1.5)BYE

2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial) Round 3 results

Gustav Baron and Jeff Babb lead with 3 points.

BdResWhite BlackRes
11 Gustav L Baron (2233 2.0)Theo Wolchock (2016 2.0)0
20 Blair Rutter (1973 2.0)Jeff Babb (2219 2.0)1
30 Peter Magyar (1464 1.5)Isaac Wiebe (2280 1.5)1
4.5 Harshani Konara (1948 1.5)Anthony Boron (2024 1.5).5
51 Phil Le Dorze (1822 1.0)John Klokow (1774 1.5)0
6.5 Udaya Annakkage (1695 1.0)Colin Prince (1857 1.0).5
71 Cory Letain (1721 1.0)Clifford Goodman (1680 1.0)0
80 Mike Skop (1670 1.0)Roy Proulx (1713 1.0)1
9.5 Bruce Leaden (1566 0.5)Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1530 1.0).5
101 Shawn Tarasoff (unr. 0.5)John Remillard (1596 0.5)0
111 Keith Gannon (1552 0.5)Darren Flynn (1368 0.5)0
121 Carter Marshall (1493 0.5)Francis Trueman (1414 0.5)0
13.5 Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1470 0.0)Ken Marshall (1499 0.0).5
.5 Ante Mandusic (1183 0.0)BYE

2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial) Round 2 results

 

BdResWhite BlackRes
10.5Isaac Wiebe (2280 1.0)Harshani Konara (1948 1.0),5
20 Rolando Bince (1970 1.0)Gustav L Baron (2233 1.0)1
31 Jeff Babb (2219 1.0)Phil Le Dorze (1822 1.0)0
41 Theo Wolchock (2016 1.0)Cory Letain (1721 1.0)0
50 Colin Prince (1857 1.0)Blair Rutter (1973 1.0)1
60 Roy Proulx (1713 1.0)Peter Magyar (1464 0.5)1
71 John Klokow (1774 0.5)Shawn Tarasoff (unr. 0.5)0
80 Ken Marshall (1499 0.0)Udaya Annakkage (1695 0.0)1
91 Clifford Goodman (1680 0.0)Jehoshua Chen (1513 0.0)0
100 Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1470 0.0)Mike Skop (1670 0.0)1
110.5John Remillard (1596 0.0)Carter Marshall (1493 0.0)0.5
120.5Francis Trueman (1414 0.0)Keith Gannon (1552 0.0)0.5
131 Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1530 0.0)Ante Mandusic (1183 0.0)0
? Anthony Boron (2024 1.0)BYE
? Darren Flynn (1368 0.0)BYE

2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial) Round 1 results

Twenty-eight players have started the 2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial). You can still join next week, with a half-point bye for Round 1.

Almost all of the rating favorites won, but it was close on several boards

BdResWhite BlackRes
10 Udaya Annakkage (1695 0.0)Isaac Wiebe (2280 0.0)1
21 Gustav L Baron (2233 0.0)Clifford Goodman (1680 0.0)0
30 Mike Skop (1670 0.0)Jeff Babb (2219 0.0)1
41 Anthony Boron (2024 0.0)John Remillard (1596 0.0)0
50 Keith Gannon (1552 0.0)Theo Wolchock (2016 0.0)1
61 Blair Rutter (1973 0.0)Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1530 0.0)0
70 Jehoshua Chen (1513 0.0)Rolando Bince (1970 0.0)1
81 Harshani Konara (1948 0.0)Ken Marshall (1499 0.0)0
90 Carter Marshall (1493 0.0)Colin Prince (1857 0.0)1
101 Phil Le Dorze (1822 0.0)Aibike Myrzaibraimova (1470 0.0)0
11.5Peter Magyar (1464 0.0)John Klokow (1774 0.0).5
121 Cory Letain (1721 0.0)Francis Trueman (1414 0.0)0
130 Darren Flynn (1368 0.0)Roy Proulx (1713 0.0)1
.5Bruce Leaden (1566 0.0)BYE

 

2018 April TNT (Andy Kohalmi Memorial) Final results

Gustav Baron and Jeff Babb drew their final game (playing down to Knight vs, 2 pawns), and as a result they tied for first.

Top U2000 was Rolando Bince. Keith Gannon was top U1800, with Bruce Leaden 2nd U1800.  The U1525 prizes were shared by Carter Marshall, Phil Gregoryanz, and Ryan Wirtzfeld.

The CFC has rated the tournament –  See the crosstable here.

BdResWhite BlackRes
1.5Gustav L Baron (2216 3.0)Jeff Babb (2212 3.0).5
20 Joshua Gerona (1921 2.0)Theo Wolchock (2004 2.0)1
30 Blair Rutter (1984 2.0)Rolando Bince (1964 2.0)1
41 Colin Prince (1878 1.5)Ryan Wirtzfeld (1318 1.5)0
50 Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1528 1.5)Mike Skop (1660 1.5)1
61 Keith Gannon (1530 1.5)Philipp Gregoryanz (1352 1.5)0
70 John Remillard (1631 1.0)Bruce Leaden (1548 1.0)1
8.5Ken Marshall (1520 0.5)Zachary Piche (1437 0.5).5
91 Carter Marshall (1488 0.5)Peter Magyar (1508 0.5)0

2018 Mind Sports Active Results

Twenty-six players  participated in the 2018 Mind Sports Active held at Sinclair Park Community Center,  organized by Steve Udarbe.

Premier Section:

First  – Derek Ma  4.5 points

Second – Marcos Valentino 4 points

Third –  Ryne Swift, Nilo Moncal, Fernando Orcullo – 3 points

Challengers Section:

First – James Paeldin 5 points

Second  – Michael Sangalang 4 points

Third – Pocholo Penafiel, Ryan Velicaria, Jim Melnyk, Ian Chatelain, Ramon Sales  – 3 points

In addition, everyone walked away a winner, receiving a chess related item in the free raffle !

2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial) starts Tuesday, May 1

2018 May TNT (Mark Schulman Memorial)- CFC (Chess Federation of Canada) and FIDE rated.

$ 20 entry fee – Prizes will be based on entries.
Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42
5 rounds – 1 game on each of May 1,8,15, 22, 29 –
(This is not a knockout tournament, players will play all 4 rounds) (Players may take up to 1 half-point and any number of zero-point byes.
Half-point byes for round 5 must be requested before Round 2.
Please note that we intend to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.
There is one game per week.
All of the TNTs are Swiss (pairing) style tournaments with a time control of G /110 minutes [Each player has 1 hour 50 minutes to complete their moves, the game will be be approx. 3 hours and 40 minutes maximum].
We will also be using FIDE Rule Appendix G.4 for situations with players having under 2 minutes remaining.

Start time is 7:00 pm -$ 20 entry fee and CFC membership required.All players must be CFC members (can be obtained during registration on-site)[$ 20 for a one-tournament adult membership or $ 49 for 12 months- new adult members pay only $ 36 for a twelve-month CFC membership, or $ 16 for a one-tournament membership]Junior (under 20) members pay $ 10 for a one-tournament membership, $ 34 for a twelve-month CFC membership, new junior members pay only $ 24 for a twelve month CFC membership, or $ 8 for a one-tournament membership]

Registration for tournament -Tuesday, May 1 – approximately 6:35 pm to 6:50 pm

Registration will be cut off at 6:50 pm.
Tournament Director will be Tony Boron  .Contact at 204-798-9464  chessmanitoba@gmail.com

Players can join in Round 2, they will receive a half-point bye for Round 1.  Location: University of Winnipeg – Rm 4CM42 Easiest way to get there is to take the elevator at the north end (Ellice) to the 5th Floor(if that Elevator is operating) Otherwise, there is an elevator just to the west of the old Bookstore location. Our goal is to start the first round at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

2018 April TNT (Andy Kohalmi Memorial) – Round 3 results

Gustav Baron and Jeff Babb lead with 3 points.

BdResWhite BlackRes
10 Theo Wolchock (2004 2.0)Gustav L Baron (2216 2.0)1
21 Jeff Babb (2212 2.0)Anthony Boron (2017 2.0)0
3 1 Blair Rutter (1984 1.0)Colin Prince (1878 1.5) 0
41 Rolando Bince (1964 1.0)Philipp Gregoryanz (1352 1.5)0
50 Cory Letain (1732 1.0)Joshua Gerona (1921 1.0)1
60.5Bruce Leaden (1548 0.5)Keith Gannon (1530 1.0)0.5
70 Ken Marshall (1520 0.5)Ievgeniia-Diana Furda (1528 0.5)1
80 Carter Marshall (1488 0.5)John Remillard (1631 0.0)1
90.5Peter Magyar (1508 0.0)Zachary Piche (1437 0.0)0.5
0.5Ryan Wirtzfeld (1318 1.0)BYE