The USCF affiliate Tis Your Move held a three section event on Sunday May 26 at Red Castle Games in Portland. The organizer and TD Sean Tobin won two of them. In the 6 player G/25 d5 he scored 3-0. He won both games played in the 3 player G/90 +30 seconds event. Dennis Hoefler… Continue reading Ed Groth’s Sunday Chess Slam Results
Winners with TD David Hendricks. Photo credit: Gary Dorfner. 5-0 scores won both sections of the Washington Open Scholastic held May 25, 2013 at North Seattle Community College as part of the annual Washington Open. The 20 player 4-6 section was won by Aaron Probst of Richfield WA and the 32 player K-3 section by… Continue reading 52 Players in Washington Open Scholastic Sections
The 2013 Washington Open was held in 4 main sections. The Open Section of 69 players finished with the top score of 5.5-0.5 by Michael Wang of Kirkland. Three players scored 5-1: Nick Raptis of Portland, Joshua Sinanan of Brier and Yamn Tezcan of Portland. 32 players took part in the Premier Section. Two players scored… Continue reading Michael Wang Wins Washington Open
Patrick Van Dyke of Maple Valley WA topped eight other players to win the Pierce County Open on May 18 (note the date on the USCF crosstable is wrong!). His score was 3.5-.5. 2nd at 3-1 was Paul Bartron of Tacoma. Gary Dorfner of Tacoma directed and even played a couple of games. The site was… Continue reading Patrick Van Dyke Wins Pierce County Open
Sean Tobin of TIS Your Move USCF affiliate organized, directed and won a G/25 d3 USCF rated event held in Portland Oregon on May 19. 6 players took part. CLICK HERE for USCF Crosstable.
NWC Banner Visits the Vancouver Washington Chess Club on May 20, 2013. The club meets at the Vancouver main library on C and Evergreen in downtown on Mondays 5pm to 7:45pm. There is a kids group that meets 4pm to 5pm the same day. Usually there have been more people attending the club than appear… Continue reading NWC Banner Visits the Vancouver WA Chess Club
On May 12, 2013 Sean Tobin organized, directed and won with a 4-0 score the Adam Cubreth Game 25 Open. 7 players took part in the G/25 d3 USCF rated event. Sponsor was USCF affiliate TIS Your Move. CLICK HERE for USCF Crosstable.
8 from Washington State took part in the monthly G/60; d5 4 round event at the Portland Chess Club on May 18. Michael Morris of Portland handled the TD tasks. Two players finished with 3.5-5, Nick Raptis of Portland and Vlajko Lakic of Vancouver WA. They drew with each other in round 4. Two players scored… Continue reading Portland CC May G/60 Results
CLICK HERE for a batch of photos. Nick Raptis won the event with 14.5-1.5. 2nd was Ray Kaufman 12-4 and 3rd Dennis Hoefler with 10-6. Mike Janniro was the TD. USCF crosstable CLICK Here.
From the beach at Newport in 2009 a short distance from the tourney.. We are expecting the beaches will be just as beautiful this year. Come play in the chess event on June 15-16, 2013. As of May 16 there are 16 advanced entries. As of June 3 … there are 24 players entered … See… Continue reading Newport Open in June