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
The large chess set gets a lot of use but is often set up wrong. There are pieces for playing checkers also. Play on the board is possible all the hours the mall is open.
Scans of these chess-themed postage stamps and cards from 1972 and 1973 supplied by Russell Miller. (Click on image to see a larger version.)