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Ceremonial 1st Move Profile: Terry Farley

Terry Farley   Titles International Master (2009) FIDE Master (2007) FIDE Instructor (2005) FIDE Rating 2229 English Speaking Caribbean Ranking 4 Peak FIDE Rating 2303 (October 2007) National Champion 2006 Olympiad Novi Sad 1990 Moscow 1994 Yerevan 199

Ceremonial 1st Move Profile: Peter Dawson

Peter Dawson   Titles FIDE Arbiter (2007) BCF Rating 1922 English Speaking Caribbean Ranking Peak BCF Rating 2090 (September 1987) National Champion 1982 Olympiad Dubai (1986) Novi Sad 1990 Profile The Former National Champion is a former Vice-Presiden

Ceremonial 1st Move Profile: Dr. Ronald Moseley

Dr. Ronald Moseley   Titles FIDE Rating 2012 English Speaking Caribbean Ranking Peak Rating 2070 (July 2001) National Champion 1978 Olympiad Profile The Former National Champion was a founding member and President of the Barbados Chess Federation. A me

Ceremonial 1st Move Profile: Orlando Husbands

Orlando Husbands   Titles FIDE Master (2014) Candidate Master (2013) FIDE Rating 2278 English Speaking Caribbean Ranking 1 Peak Rating 2278 (October 2016) National Champion 2013 Olympiad Baku (2016) Tromso (2014) Profile The Former National Champion an

Leigh Sandiford, Under 12 Chess Champion

Leigh Sandiford of Providence is the 2016 Under 12 chess champion of Barbados. He did this in dominant fashion when he won his last 3 games last Saturday at the St. Michael School to finish top of the 22 player field with a maximum of 6 points from his 6

Jadyn Gill, Under 10 Chess Champion

Jadyn Gill of Charles F Broome edged out Dominic Jackman on tie-break to claim the 2016 Under 10 national chess championship from a field of 22 players last Saturday. Both players finished with 5 and a half points after both players had drawn their head t

Del Castilho defeats Colombian Grand Master

Barbadian Fide Master Martyn Del Castilho achieved a personal landmark when he defeated Colombian Grand Master Sergio Barrientos in round 4 of the Continental Chess Chess Championship. The Continental Chess Championship features the top players in the Ame

The Executive Board of the Barbados Chess Federation

Please be informed that a new executive board has been elected for the period 2016-2018. The new board is as follows: _ President- Mr Allan Herbert 1st VP- Mr Wendell Cumberbatch 2nd VP- Mr Trevor Griffith IA 3rd VP- Mr Kelvin Daniel IA General Secretary