Melba-Copland Secondary School
The 2014 Canbera Xmas Swiss Chess Challenge attracted 43 players to Melba Copland Secondary School.
The tournament was won by the top seed, Joshua Lee on 7.5/8
Trophies went to:
1st Place - Joshua Lee 7.5/8
2nd Place - Albert Winkelman 7/8
3rd Place - Ruofan Xu 6/8
4th Place - Elliott Lee 6/8
5th Place - David Helmhout 6/8
Girls Prize - Amy Nicholson 5/8
12 Year Old Prize was not given out due to no 12 Year Olds competing.
11 Year Old Prize - Ricky Luo 5/8
10 Year Old Prize - Ishaan Gupta 5.5/8
9 Year Old Prize - Lachlan Ho 5/8
8 Year Old Prize - Ramon Luo 5/8
7 Year Old Prize - Victor Ni 5/8
6 Year Old Prize - Daniel Feng 3/8
Medals went to:
6th Place (on tiebreak) - Greg Jackson 6/8
Runner up Girl (on tiebreak) - Melody McKenzie 5/8
Runner up 11 Year Old (on tiebreak) - Aeolus Sarili 5/8
Runner up 6 Year Old (on tiebreak) - Oscar Ho 3/8
Top Placed 5 Year Old - Hannah Ni 3/8
Many thanks to our arbiter Cameron Day and his helper Bevan Clouston. Thank you also to Melba Copland Secondary School for hosting.
For a full list of results, please download the attached Results file.
Merry Christmas to everyone and we will see you next year.