National Chess Champions 2015!

The National Chess Championships 2015 came to an end on Sunday 1st November, 2015. It is with pleasure that I now report on the final results. Absolute T&T has a new National Absolute Champion! CM Kevin Cupid. Kevin definitely left his mark on this year’s tournament where he won 8 games, drew two and lost one toRead More

The National Chess Championships have begun!

The National Championships have begun. There are 12 persons vying for the national title in the Absolute Section and 10 persons in the Female Section. Results can be found at : Absolute: http://chess-results.com/tnr190509.aspx?lan=1 Female: http://chess-results.com/tnr190508.aspx?lan=1 Games continue at Rhand Credit Union, Abercromby Street, Port of Spain. The schedule is as follows: Friday 16th October, 2015Read More

National Chess Championships 2015

Congratulations to the 12 players who will be competing in the 2015 National Chess Championship-Absolute to be held at Rhand Credit Union, Abercromby Street, POS, from October 10-November 1, 2015: CM Adrian Winter Atwell Hayden Lee FM Frank Yee FM Mario Merritt FM Joshua Johnson CM Frank Sears FM Ryan Harper Mahendra Singh David ChristopherRead More

CAC Youth Chess Festival 2015-A Great Success

Dear Chess Community It is with great pride that we bring down the curtain on what was a very successful Central America and the Caribbean Youth Chess Festival 2015. This event was held for the first time in the English-Speaking Caribbean and we can boast of participation by approximately 180 players from 14 countries.   Read More

TTCA /CCA Arbiter Seminar

Summary Details The Trinidad & Tobago Chess Association in collaboration with CCA  and under the auspices of FIDE will be hosting a FREE Arbiters Seminar in English, this will give Norms for the FIDE Arbiter title according to the regulations for the titles of Arbiters. (Limited to thirty persons) . This seminar will take place during theRead More

Two more players qualify in Tobago

The second qualifier for the National Chess Championships 2015 took place at the Scarborough Library in Tobago. There were 14 players of which 5, were residents of Tobago. The two players who emerged at the top were FM Mario Merritt and FM Joshua Johnson who each scored 5.5 points out of 6. They will joinRead More