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2016 Georgia Class Championship

by • December 4, 2016 • Featured, Open Events, Rankings, Tournament Results, TournamentsComments (0)773

By Laura Doman Nearly 100 chess players competed in the 2016 Georgia Class Championship on November 18-20 at Emory University.  Congratulations to our top finishers, by section:   Premier           Deepak Aaron Class A             Christopher Trees Class B             Fnu Jahish Class C             Carson...

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2016 Phillip Taylor Georgia State Championship and Election of GCA Board Officers

May 5, 2016 • Featured, News, Open Events, Tournament Results937

By Laura Doman Congratulations to all the winners in the 2016 Georgia State Championship, held at Emory University from April 29 through May 1. The tournament was a partnership between American Chess Promotions and the Georgia Chess Association, with Thad...

Georgia Senior Open

2015 Georgia Senior Open

December 14, 2015 • Featured, Open Events, Tournament Results962

By Laura Doman The 12th Annual Georgia Senior Open, honoring the memory of Beau Hardeman, took place on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at Gwinnett Place Mall.  The championship and free entry to the 2016 Georgia State Championship was awarded to Mark Hoshor,...

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2015 US Amateur Team South Championship Results

March 16, 2015 • Featured, Tournament Results1383

By Davide Nastasio The 2015 US Amateur Team South Championship was a very hard tournament, fought till the last pawn and with every trick in the book used in order to give one’s own team an advantage. The palpable tension of the last round, where some...

Perdomo Class Champion 2015

Michael Corallo Wins Perdomo Class Championship 2015

March 4, 2015 • Featured, Tournament Results1355

By Fun Fong The Perdomo Class Championship was a GCA event designed to honor IM Carlos Perdomo for approximately 15 years of service and enrichment for the Georgia Chess Community. He has been a game-changer, improving the quality of chess in Georgia. Herky...

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Land of the Sky XXVIII Tournament Results

February 1, 2015 • Featured, Tournament Results1407

By Davide Nastasio We are fortunate to live in an area where we can easily travel by car to several other states to play in tournaments. Last weekend, the annual Land of the Sky Tournament was held in Asheville, North Carolina. This is the 28th year for this...


44th Rilton Chess Cup 2014-2015 Results

February 1, 2015 • Featured, Tournament Results1033

By Carolina Blanco One of the most traditional tournaments to ring in the new year is the Rilton Cup in Stockholm, Sweden. This year the tournament ran from December 27, 2014 to January 5, 2015. The event was spread out over three tournaments, with the Rilton...

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Southeast Chess December Open Results

December 8, 2014 • Featured, Tournament Results2946

By Grant Oen The Southeast Chess December Open was held at Emory University on December 5-7. In addition to GM Alonso Zapata, who is a regular Southeast Chess fixture, we welcomed IM Ronald Burnett from Tennessee and IM Emory Tate from California. In total,...

November 2014 Class Championship

2014 GCA Class Championship Results

November 24, 2014 • Featured, Tournament Results963

By Laura Doman The weekend before Thanksgiving is the time for many people to prepare for holiday travel, family visits, and the big holiday feast. But for dedicated chess players across the South, it was the opportunity to compete for prize money in the 2014...

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Southeast Chess November Open Results

November 20, 2014 • Featured, Tournament Results1566

By Grant Oen The Southeast Chess November Open was held at Emory University’s Winship Ballroom this past weekend. It was the second large open event sponsored by Southeast Chess. I was very happy to see many of my chess friends from around the region. We...