Nelson Castaneda of New Britain won the Norwich Chess Open with a perfect 3-0 score. Matthew Faille of Waterbury and Alan Winslow of Groton shared 2nd place, each with two wins and a draw.
The event was sponsored by the Friends of Otis Library to popularize the library's weekly chess program held on Wednesdays 5pm - 8pm. We wish to thank Julie Menders of Otis Library for all her work on this event.
Click here for article by Norwich Bulletin newspaper.
Click here for video documentary by New London Day
We wish to thank Angelo Vargas and Chris Scarborough, volunteers from the Otis Library Chess Club for teaching newcomers on how to play. The TD was Rob Roy of Coventry.
SATURDAY MAY 6 - CHESS CENTER FIRST ANNIV OPEN
Rob Roy Chess Center, 3111 South Street, Coventry Connecticut
$30 entry fee. Cash prizes. Free food and drink.
SATURDAY MAY 20 - STORRS CENTER FREE USCF CHESS # 3