Friday, 7 October 2016
North Island Championship 2016
Manawatu Knights players finish on a high after to 2 weeks of chess championships been held at PNBHS.
Joint North Island Champions for 2016 are our clubs very own Jack James & Mark Noble
This Title for Jack goes well with his 2 NZ Junior Titles earned last week.
This also gives Mark back to back North Island Titles
Jack James takes out Top Junior Prize
Mark Noble takes out Top Senior Prize
Sol Ross wins biggest upset beating someone 823 rating points higher
Also our club members playing in this event made a gain of over 200 rating points.