Chess Tournaments

by Mark S. Dutton, International Arbiter WATCH LIVE CHESS GAMES from the 2010 Grand Pacific Open Chess Championship! Round 2: 12 Noon PST 3 PM EST 2010 Grand Pacific Open Chess Championship Schedule Grand Pacific Open April 2 – 5, 2010 LIVE BROADCAST AT MONROI Sections: Open (FIDE and CFC rated); U1400 (CFC rated) Round Times: Rd 1 at 6:00 pm Friday April 2nd; Rds 2 and 3 at 12:00…
By Abby Marshall Kudos as always to MonRoi for broadcasting the games and making it possible for everyone to know the results live. I guess I switched to writing hieroglyphics in the middle of my notation so I can’t read half my moves, but thanks to MonRoi I now have the complete score. Yay! I’m definitely not going to be the last girl to win. There are many young players…
Le Championnat ouvert du Québec accueillera au moins 11 GMs cette année dont l'un des meilleurs juniors au monde : Yaroslav Zherebukh d'Ukraine. Date : 18 au 25 juillet 2009 au Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf à Montréal. GM Vladimir Georgiev won the Open section with 6.5/9.Shiyam Thavandiran made an IM norm.GM Anton Kovalyov and GM Yaroslav Zherebukh won the 56-player blitz event with 9.5/12.
MonRoi is delighted with the positive feedback received after the 2009 Canadian Open Chess Tournament, which was held in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We thank the Canadian chess community and chess fans worldwide for their continued support. Below are a few comments from Chess Talk. Alex FerreiraBig Thanks to CO Organizers !I played in this past Canadian Open and had an absolutely fantastic time. Definitely the best Canadian Open I've been…
15 January 2009
Global ChessFIDE Grand-Prix is a series of six invitational chess tournaments, held over two years, managed by Global Chess. Global Chess is co-owned by FIDE’s President Kirsan Ilymzhinov and Chess Lane LA company of David Kaplan, a Russian-Israeli businessman. Global Chess BV was established in Prague on the 21st day of December 2006, when Memorandum Of Understanding was signed by FIDE’s President and Bessel Kok. It appears that subsequently Bessel Kok, the Chairman…
NASA and the USCF organized the correspondence chess match between astronaut Greg Chamitoff, in orbit aboard the International Space Station, and the kindergarten through third grade U.S. Chess Championship Team and its chess club teammates from Stevenson Elementary School in Bellevue, Wash. The game moves at a pace of one move per day on weekdays only. The K-3 champions select up to four possible moves each time it is Earth's…
May 9 - 11, PennsylvaniaThe competition this past weekend brought 2,200 chess players, some as young as 4, to Pittsburgh from nearly every corner of the United States.  Results: K-1: Feng, Roland and Vasudeva, Tanuj (co-champions) 7 pointsK-3: Angermeier, Danny and Polgar, Tommy (co-champions) 6.5 pointsK-5: Li, Brian S and Liao, Eric N (co-champions) 6.5 pointsK-6: Ostrovskiy, Aleksandr A (champion) 6.5 points
Atlanta, Georgia, USA- April 2008 VIDEO We intended to just having fun. And somehow we won. Amanda Mateer- Bughouse Championship Winner My favorite band is probably Red Hot Chili Peppers. Marc Arnold I like the way that you can scroll and see all live games. That’s pretty cool. Daniel Rensch I am happy! Daniel Yeager- 2008 High School Championship Winner I’d like to recognize the person who helps to make all this happen. Please…
Dallas, Texas, April 2008 VIDEO At the end of the day, I think that you know that what you are doing is making a difference in the next generation. Jerry Nash, USCF Scholastic Director It’s a great tournament – Junior High Nationals. My first time (here), it was awesome. My dad was watching on MonRoi. It was great for him. My mom was really excited after every game watching at home,…
20 January 2008
Increase your rating, travel the world!Top Chess Tournaments in the USA and Canada Chicago Open Chess Tournament (May): www.chesstour.com
US Chess Championship (May): www.uschess.org
Las Vegas Chess Festival (June): www.vegaschessfestival.com
World Open Chess Tournament (July): www.chesstour.com
Canadian Open Chess Tournament (June): www.chess.ca
Quebec Open Chess Tournament (July): www.fqechecs.qc.ca
US Open Chess Tournament (August): www.uschess.org
Canadian Chess Championship (August): www.chess.ca
North American Open Tournament (Dec): www.chesstour.com
Top USCF Scholastic Tournaments National Youth Action, NovemberK-12/Collegiate Chess Championship, DecemberPan-American Chess Championship,…

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