May 2-4 or 3-4 Harmon Memorial 2 Sections. Open & Reserve (U1800): 5SS, 30/90, SD/60 d5, (2-Day Option, Rd. 1, G/60 d5). Seattle Chess Club, 2150 North 107th St., Seattle, WA 98133. 206-417-5405. $$1,000/b40. Open: $200-125, U2100 $100, U1900 $100. Reserve (U1800): $150-100, U1600 $75, U1400 $75, U1200 $75. Foreign ratings used for players with… Continue reading Harmon Memorial TLA
Duane Polich reports on Facebook: (edited and additional info by Russell Miller) The Washington State President’s Cup took place February 15th and 16th at the Seattle Chess Club. 68 players took part. The event ended in a three way tie for first. Peter Lessler of Seattle , Samuel He of Redmond, WA and Patrick Van… Continue reading President’s Cup Result
Lots of kids played chess on January 20, 2014 under the direction of David Hendricks. Two players topped the Open section with 3.5-.5 scores, Kyle Haining of Lake Forest Park and Derek Zhang of Bellevue. Haining won the G/10 playoff game. The Under 1600 rating section was topped by two 4-0 scores Nate Getz of… Continue reading Washington Junior Open and Reserve Results
Top Rated Players for Affiliate T5014247 WASHINGTON CHESS FEDERATION (Players With 1 or more Events by this Affiliate in Last Year are shown.) Rank USCF ID Name State Rating Date Published Events 1 12869121 FM COSTIN COZIANU WA 2478 2013-04-01 1 2 20058328 IM RAY KAUFMAN CA 2398 2014-01-01 2 3 12626859 FM SLAVA MIKHAILUK… Continue reading Top 10 Players to take part in WCF events in 2013
David Hendricks directed a 6 player round robin event won by Daniel He of Redmond, WA. CLICK HERE for USCF Crosstable. Back row left to right: Daniel He, Ethan Bashkansky, Samuel He. Front row left to right: Kyle Haining, Marcel Szabo, Roland Feng. Photo supplied by TD David Hendricks.
149 players in 10 sections, including reentered players, took part. USCF Crosstables CLICK HERE. See page of photos on the NWC website. The master section with 20 players was won with a 5.5-.5 score. Nick Raptis of Portland was that player. At 4-2 were: Roland Feng, Bryce Tiglon and Daniel He. Expert Section with 17 players was… Continue reading 2013 Washington Class Results
Report by WCF Secretary Gary Dorfner: The Washington G/60 tournament was held at the Tacoma CC on Nov. 9th. 7 players showed up for this event. The winners were: 1st Viktors Pupols 4.0 $40.00, 2nd Ralph Anthony 3.0 $30.00, U1600 Richard Sewell 2.0 $25.00, U1400 Ronald Purbaugh 1.0 $25.00. TD for this event was Gary Dorfner. There was one upset when… Continue reading Washington G/60 Championship Results
Washington Chess Federation reported on Facebook: FM David Bragg and NM Josh Sinanan tied for first place at the Tri-Cities Open with 4/5 points. 20 players took part. The tournament was run by WCF officers Josh Sinanan, Dan Mathews, Duane Polich, and Robert Allen. Report by WCF Secretary Gary Dorfner: The Tri-Cities Open was held… Continue reading Tri-Cities Open Results
The annual Washington Chess Federation event drew 66 players in two sections of 33 players each. The Seattle Chess Club was the playing site with Fred Kleist directing. Curt Collyer of Seattle won the Challenger section with 3.5-.5. Reserve Section ended in a tie for first at 4.5-.5 between Robert Allen of Tacoma and Vikran… Continue reading Challengers Cup
Paul Bartron of Tacoma scored a 3-0 perfect score in the Olympia Open held Aug 3, 2013 in Olympia Washington. 18 players took part under the direction of Gary Dorfner of Tacoma. The Washington Chess Federation was the sponsoring affiliate.