Thursday, October 20, 2011

Berserkers tournament on November 26th

Our next event is an 8 round swiss system tourney to be held at La Farge library, Llano St. Santa Fe. I anticipate having 1 section with cash prizes for 1st and rating prize(s). G/15 + 3 sec delay. Rounds at 10:15 11 11:45 1:15 2 2:45 3:30 4:15
This tournament is quick rated only. You can play without risking a drop in your regular rating!
Jim Johnston 1711
Holly McRoberts 1672
Jarvis Billy 1669
Rick Lass 1436
Julian Trujillo 1431
Steve Aarons 1347
Matthew Niemiec 1311
Colin Redman 1122
Elizabeth Cooper 1031

Hope to see you there too! It should be a lot of fun AND good practice for the US G/15 championship that will be in ABQ in February 2012 as part of the Southern Rocky Fide Open tournament.

Sunday, October 2, 2011

October 15th Match-Ups

Our next tournament is at the La Farge Library on October 15th. Everyone plays their opponent as white and as black in a 2 game match. The opponent is the player closest to your rating. G/90 + 30 second increments. Rounds at 10:15 and 1:30.
$10 to enter. 2 points wins $20 1.5 points wins $10
Ted Belanoff 2147
Jim Johnston 1885
Bill Frank 1862
Jarvis Billy 1832
Robert Hampton 1771
Holly McRoberts 1655
Rick Lass 1509
Art Byers 1416
Scout Veitch 1207
Della Carter 411

SFR players may also be interested in the Los Alamos Kick Off tourney on Sunday October 30th. Info at
Also the NM Open in Rio Rancho on November 5th and 6th, info at

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