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Allan Menham
12-09-2011, 11:39 AM
A one day chess tournament for children will be held at the U3A rooms on Thursday 29 September. Registration by 8.55 am. Nine round swiss. $7 playing fee. Medallions for first second and third placegetters!!

Further details are on the CAQ website under unrated tournaments or by email to menhamat@hotmail.com


Allan Menham
29-09-2011, 03:19 PM
Fourteen children competed in this tournament. The winners of the tournament were Tim Harris (1st)(8.5 out of nine games) Andrew Olley (2nd) (8 out of nine games) and Patrick Harris (3rd) (7 out of nine games.)

In the second division, Courtney Ryan was first, Courtaney Parfitt was second and Petrus Van der Waltm was third.

There were many upsets on the day. Bryce Rosser gained a draw with Tim Harris, which prevented Tim gaining a grand slam win of nine games. Tyson Little won his game against Courtney Ryan .Bryce Rosser won his game against Courtney Ryan, and young Amie Hawker gained a draw with Courtaney Parfitt.

Three of the competitors will be competing in the state teams chess finals in Brisbane in October:clap: