1st Annual Rose City Sections

2015 the Portland Chess Club held a different kind of event from what they usually hold. Sections of players by ratings.

The Open/U1900 section had four players score 3-1: Nick Raptis, Lennart Bjorksten and Jason Cigan plus Christopher Burris. There were 15 players in this section.

The U1700 section had 7 players and Gavin Zhang topped the field with 3.5-.5.

The combined U/1500 and U1300 had 7 players. Nathan Lee scored 3.5-.5 to top this section.

Micah Smith and Michael Lilly handled the TD tasks.

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By Russell (Rusty) Miller

In memory of Rusty Miller, 1942-2020. Former Editor and Business Manager of NORTHWEST CHESS. Worked for International Chess Enterprises 1991-2001. Former President Washington Chess Federation.