On March 27th, 2022, two of our players, Grace Shu and Isaac Duarte-Luna participated in the Rated Beginners' Open #38 hosted by the Chicago Chess Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago. This was a 5-round, Swiss-Style tournament with a game time of 30 + 5. Grace (Chicago Lab School) was participating in her very first tournament and earned a win and bye(2 points, 8th place). Isaac(Ancona School) earned a bye(1 point, 9th Place).
The tournament consisted of ten players and provided the opportunity for beginners to participate in a rated event. Congratulations to Isaac and Grace for their effort and hard work! They both gained valuable experience, by playing in the tournament.
Minds and Visions will have participants in the following tournaments this weekend:
- Caveman Birthday Scholastic Tournament- April 23rd, 2022 @9:00am CST
- Kasparov Chess Foundation All-Girls National Championship- April 22nd-April 24th, 2022
- Chicago Chess Foundation April Scholastic Chess Tournament- April 23rd, 2022 @10:00am CST