Sunday, February 19, 2017

2017 South Saskatchewan Chess Championship Open results

Issac Wiebe tied for first !Nilo Moncal tied for 3rd!


Isaac Wiebe
Nilo Moncal

2017 South Saskatchewan Chess Championship U1800 results


Ken Einarsson (in purple)

Jeremie Piche


According to an email from Ken Einarsson - Jeremie Piche has won the U1800 section !  Ken Einarsson and Ethan Eckert tied for 3rd with two others !

 

Article from Regina Post featuring Isaac Wiebe

Ken Einarsson spotted the following:

http://leaderpost.com/news/local-news/chess-gives-player-opportunity-to-travel-north-america

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Cecil's Saturday Puzzle - February 4, 2017

from the Winnipeg Free Press
White to mate in 2 (Loyd)

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

2017 January TNT has been rated by the CFC

See the cross table here:
http://chess.ca/crosstable?tournament_check_number=201702008

Congratulations to the following who achieved new peak established ratings:

Phil Le Dorze  1873

Sunday, January 29, 2017

2017 US Senior Open / Junior Open in Minnesota-July21-23

http://www.chessweekend.com/2017/2017-us-junior-open/
http://www.chessweekend.com/2017/2017-us-senior-open/

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Cecil's Saturday Puzzle - January 21, 2017

from the Winnipeg Free Press
White to mate in 2 (Loyd)
1. Qb1

Cecil's Saturday Puzzle - January 7, 2017

from the Winnipeg Free Press
White to mate in 2 (Loyd)
1.Na1

Sunday, January 15, 2017

2017 MCA Annual General Meeting and Kent Oliver Memorial Tournament



University of Winnipeg Room 3L-08

Kent Oliver Memorial -
One day Rapid event !
5 rounds of Game / 20 minutes + 10 seconds free (Bronstein)
Registration starts at 9:30AM – First Round 10 a.m

We should be finished around 5 p.m.

 Lunch and Annual General Meeting from approx 12 to 1:30 between rounds 2 and 3.

Pizza Lunch provided.

 Entry Fee: $ 15

also over 100 chess books will be available for sale.

CFC Membership not required, however Manitoba Chess Association(MCA) membership is required.

 If you are not a CFC member (which typically includes MCA membership), MCA membership can be obtained for $ 5 (for one tournament)

First time players do not require MCA membership for this tournament.

The prize fund is enhanced through a generous donation from Mrs. Truus Oliver.

 This tournament will be rated as a MCA active event.