2nd National Qualifier takes place in Scarborough Tobago

This is an invitation to all national chess players to participate in the upcoming 2nd National Qualifier to take place at Anne Mitchell-Gift Auditorium, Scarborough Library, Garden Side Street, Scarborough, Tobago. Dates: June 19-21, 2015 Tournament: 6-round Swiss (once more than 7 players) Players are reminded that the next two (2) persons, to qualify for the National ChampionshipsRead More

Najarah Rahaman takes early lead in competitive Girls’ U18

Young Najarah Rahaman shocked joint National Women’s champion and reigning U20 champion, Javanna Smith, in the first round of the what is arguably one of the strongest ever Girls’ U18 championship in T&T history. Najarah (left) played her usual English Opening (first move pawn to c4) against Javanna (right). The game was tense and went forRead More

Boys’ U18 Championship = 1st ever Match

For the first time in the History of T&T Junior Chess (and perhaps first time ever in T&T), the national champion will be decided by a match. Simon Ramdath of Naparima College and Mahendra Singh of Presentation, Chaguanas, are fighting for the U18 title. Singh, brother of Open Scholarship winner and National Men’s Champion, VishnuRead More

National Junior Under 20 Chess Championships 2015

National Junior U20 Chess Championships 2015 flyer Dates: January 2-4 2015. Two rounds per day. 10:00am and 3:00pm round starts every day except for 1st day when rounds start at 11:00am and 4:00pm. Venue: Presentation College, Chaguanas. See Map Fee: $40 with Pre-Registration, $60 otherwise. Registration: Final Registration from 9:00am at the tournament venue. Registration closes at 10:00am or at organizer’s discretion.Read More