Ar John Guan awarded Arena Candidate Master (ACM) title

Sunday 7th June 2020. Our own Ar John Guan achieved the lifetime title of Arena Candidate Master (ACM) from the World Chess Federation in April 2020. This is awarded for achievements in online chess, after playing a series of over 100 blitz games (1304) with a performance rating of over 1100 (1405). Congratulations Ar John, well done.

 

 

Awards Night Wednesday 5th February 2020

Club Captain Alex Postma poses with all the cups, miniatures and medals before the awards.

Stan Yee

Club Captain Alex Postma with Summer Rapid Bruce Marsick Cup 2019 Stan Yee.

Harry Bong

Winner 2019 Harry Bong Winter Cup (left) with President Stan Yee.

Scott Smith

Winner B-Grade 2019 Scott Smith 25 + 5 Rapid with President Stan Yee.

Stan Yee

Club Captain Alex Postma with Club Champs A-Grade The McAlonan Cup 2019 Stan Yee.

ACM Ar John Guan

President Stan Yee presenting the FIDE Arena Candidate Master diploma to Ar John Guan – awarded during the lockdown. Congratulations Ar John, well done.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scott Smith

Winner B-Grade 2019 Scott Smith Summer Rapid with President Stan Yee.

Stefan Brzozowski and Ar John Guan

Club Captain Alex Postma with Winner B-Grade 2019 Stefan Brzozowski Handicap Cup, Winner B-Grade 2019 Ar John Guan Autumn Cup and President Stan Yee.

Scott Smith

Winner B-Grade 2019 Scott Smith Spring Rapid with President Stan Yee.

Ar John Guan

Winner B-Grade 2019 Ar John Guan with President Stan Yee.

Ar John Guan

Most Improved Player 2019 Ar John Guan with President Stan Yee.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Postma

Winner B-Grade 2019 Paul Postma Autumn Cup with President Stan Yee.

Stan Yee

Club Captain Alex Postma with Autumn Cup Katrine Metge Cup 2019 Stan Yee.

Stan Yee

Club Captain Alex Postma with Winter Cup Bob Wichman Cup 2019 Stan Yee.

Connor Hackney

Club Champs B-Grade The Tom. F. Smith Memorial Cup 2019 Connor Hackney with President Stan Yee.