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Allan Menham
09-08-2009, 10:18 AM
The Bundaberg Chess Club Inc will be conducting a fun weekender Chess Tournament in Bundaberg on 13 and 14 Feb 2010. Further details from Allan on 0417073094 or email menhamat@hotmail.com

Allan Menham
06-02-2010, 06:55 AM
This is shaping up to be a good tournament with interest being shown by players in the Gladstone Bundaberg and Maryborough areas:clap:

Allan Menham
13-02-2010, 05:11 PM
At the end of the first day of three rounds the results are as follows

Keith Jenkins 3
John Harris 2.5
Keith McLeod 2.5

Competitors are from Bundaberg Maryborough and Gladstone. The Presidents of Bundaberg Gladstone and Maryborough Clubs are in attendance

A great first day

Allan Menham
14-02-2010, 07:38 PM
Bundaberg Fun Weekender Chess Tournament

13/14 February 2010

There was a great weekend of chess at the Bundaberg Fun Weekender Chess Tournament held at the Central State School on the weekend of 13/14 February

With six top players with a Chess Rating of over 1000 in the Tournament, competition was keen with the final results not known until the last round of the six round tournament.

The first division was won by John Harris (Bundaberg)(a former Queensland Champion) with a score of 5.5 games out of 6. He was closely followed by Keith Jenkins (Gladstone) with 5 games out of 6. Third place in this division was shared jointly with both Phil Mulholland (Bundaberg) and Brian Marinovic (Bundaberg) both with 4 games out of 6.

The second division was won by Aishwarya Preshy (Bundaberg) with a score of 3.5 games out of 6. Aishwarya is no doubt the top female chess player in Bundaberg. Equal second place was shared by Timothy Harris (Bundaberg), Cathy Farrelly (Gladstone) and Gary Lutz (Bundaberg)

Director of Play for the day, Bundaberg Chess Club Secretary Allan Menham said it was a first class tournament. Having the three Presidents of the Gladstone, Bundaberg and Maryborough Clubs competing made the day very special. Interest in chess in the area is steadily increasing.

A similar event will be held in February next year


16-02-2010, 04:59 PM
congratulations on a successful tournament Allan !

18-02-2010, 11:44 AM
Is there a cross table available?