Titleholders by Category
FIDE Playing Titles
FIDE Arbiter & Organizer Titles
FIDE Trainer & Instructor Titles 

as of July 1, 2015


FIDE Playing Titles

 Players by Title
Grandmaster
International Master
Woman International Master
FIDE Master
Woman FIDE Master
Candidate Master
Woman Candidate Master
Arena Grandmaster
Arena International Master
Arena FIDE Master
Arena Candidate Master 

* - denotes individuals inactive in Canada for the past three (3) years
+ - denotes deceased individuals

Name Year of title Residence Year of Birth 
Grandmaster
Bareev, Evgeny 1989
(IM - 1986) 
Russia -> Canada1966
Biyiasas, Peter *1978
(IM - 1972) 
British Columbia -> USA1950
Bluvshtein, Mark *2004
(IM - 2001) 
Ontario1988
Charbonneau, Pascal *2006
(IM - 2003; FM - 2001) 
Quebec -> USA1983
Hansen, Eric2013
(IM - 2010; FM - 2008) 
Alberta1992
Ivanov, Igov +2005
(IM - 1981) 
USSR -> Quebec -> USA1947 (+ 2005)
Kovalyov, Anton2008
(IM - 2007; FM - 2005) 
Argentina -> Quebec1992
Lautier, Joel *1990
(IM - 1988; FM - 1986) 
Ontario -> France1973
Lesiege, Alexandre 1997
(IM - 1992; FM - 1990) 
Quebec1975
Preotu, Razvan2016
(IM - 2014; FM - 2013)
Ontario1999
Roussel-Roozman, Thomas2010
(IM - 2004; FM - 2003) 
Quebec1988
Sambuev, Bator2006
(IM - 1999) 
Quebec1980
Spraggett, Kevin *1985
(IM - 1975) 
Ontario -> Portugal1954
Suttles, Duncan *1973
(IM - 1967) 
British Columbia1945
Tyomkin, Dimitri *2001
(IM - 1996) 
Ontario -> Europe1977
Yanofsky, Abe +1964
(IM - 1950) 
Manitoba1925 (+ 2000)
Zhou, Qiyu (WGM)2017
(WIM - 2015) 
Ontario2000
International Master
Adam, Valerian *2009British Columbia1937
Amos, Bruce *1969Ontario1946
Anderson, Frank +1954Ontario1928 (+ 1980)
Barron, Michael2015
(FM - 2007)
Ontario1962
Bohatirchuk, Fedor +1954Russia -> Ontario1892 (+ 1984)
Calugar, Arthur2011Ontario1994
Castellanos, Renier2005Spain -> Quebec1982
Cheng, Bindi2011
(FM - 2007) 
British Columbia1990
Coudari, Camille *1979Quebec1951
Cummings, David1984
(FM - 1982) 
Ontario1961
Day, Lawrence 1972Ontario1949
Duong, Thanh Nha 1999Quebec1970
Fuster, Geza +1969Hungary -> Ontario1910 (+ 1990)
Gerzhoy, Leonid2002Ontario1987
Glinert, Stephen *2003
(FM - 1999) 
Ontario1984
Hambleton, Aman2013
(FM - 2009)
Ontario1992 
Hartman, Brian *1992
(FM - 1984) 
Ontario1957
Hébert, Jean1978 Quebec1957
Hergott, Deen *1990
(FM - 1988) 
Ontario1962
Kopec, Danny +1985
(FM - 1983) 
Quebec -> USA1954
Kriventsov, Stanislav *2002British Columbia1973
Krnan, Tomas2006
(FM - 2004) 
Ontario1988
Kuprejanov, George +1972Yugoslavia -> Ontario1938 (+ 1991)
Lawson, Eric *2004
(FM - 2002) 
Quebec1984
Lee, Vicente2006British Columbia 
Livshits, Ron *1996Ontario1973
Micic, Chedomir2003Serbia -> Ontario1968
Nickoloff, Bryon +1981Ontario1956 (+ 2004)
Noritsyn, Nikolay2007Ontario1991
O'Donnell, Tom *1993
(FM - 1988) 
Ontario1965
Panjwani, Raja2009
(FM - 2007) 
Ontario1990
Piasetski, Leon1975British Columbia1951
Porper, Edward1991Alberta1963
Quan, Zhe *2008
(FM - 2003) 
Ontario1990
Rabinovich, Alexander *1998Israel -> Ontario1978
Ross, David 1999
(FM - 1988) 
Quebec -> USA1961
Samsonkin, Artem2007Ontario1989
Song, Michael2016
(FM - 2015) 
Ontario1989
Schleifer, Michael +1999
(FM - 1997) 
Ontario -> Quebec1967 (+ 2009)
Tayar, Jonathan *2009
(FM - 2007) 
Ontario1988
Teplitsky, Yan *1996Ontario1975
Vaitonis, Paul +1952Lithuania -> Ontario1911 (+ 1983)
Vranesic, Zvonko *1969Ontario1938
Wang, Richard2012
(FM - 2012) 
Alberta1998
Witt, Laszlo +1969Ontario1933 (+ 2005)
Zugic, Igor *2000Ontario1981
Woman International Master
Baltgailis, Vesma *1985 Ontario 
Charest, Johanne *1996Quebec1975
Das, Urmila *1985 Alberta 
Day, Angela *1982Ontario -> Europe 
Kagramanov, Dina *2009
(WFM - 2004) 
Ontario1986
Khaziyeva, Dinara *2004
(WFM - 2003) 
Quebec1986
Khoudgarian, Natalia1996Ontario1973
Matras-Clement, Agnieszka2000Poland -> Alberta1982
Mongeau, Diane *1981Quebec 
Ouellet, Maili-Jade2016
(WCM - 2013)
Quebec2002
Peng, Jackie2014
(WFM - 2012; WCM - 2010) 
Ontario1998
Roos, Celine *1985Quebec -> France1953
Starr, Nava1977Ontario1949
Vujosevic, Smilija *1977Ontario1935
Yuan, Yuanling2009
(WFM - 2008) 
Ontario1994
Zhou, Qiyu2015
(WFM - 2014; WCM - 2013
Ontario2000
FIDE Master
Alipayo, Rodulfo *2003Ontario?
Allan, Denis *1987Ontario1944
Bailey, Doug2010Ontario1964
Baragar, Fletcher1987Manitoba1955
Barbeau, Sylvain1987Quebec1961
Basanta, Gary *1992British Columbia1968
Berry, Jonathan1984British Columbia1953
Berube, Richard *1997Quebec1960
Boyd, Stephen1997Ontario -> France1955
Buchholz, Martin *1983Ontario -> US1959
Campbell, Brett2001Ontario1959 
Cao, Jason2010British Columbia2000
Crisan, Ioan1999Ontario -> Romania1959
Davies, Alex2003Ontario1975
Divljan, Igor2003Ontario1986
Doknjas, John2016British Columbia1999
Doroshenko, Maxim2011British Columbia1978
Dougherty, Michael2002 Ontario1961
Findlay, Ian1984Ontario1960
Fullbrook, Nigel1999British Columbia1955 
Gaspariants, Vladimir *?Russia -> Quebec1968
Gentes, Kevin1992 Manitoba1967 
Ghannoum, Marc2001 Quebec1973 
Gicev, Blagoja2007 Alberta1967
Goldenberg, Danny *?Quebec1980
Gusev, Nikita2012
(CM - 2011) 
Ontario1995
Haessel, Dale2008 Alberta1968 
Hamilton, Robert1987Ontario1961 
Harper, Bruce *1983British Columbia1954
Hawkes, Rob *1983Alberta1961
Herder, David *2003British Columbia1968
Ho, Andrew *2003British Columbia1983
Horton, Joe1988New Brunswick1946 
Hua, Lefong2003Quebec1982
Huber, Greg2004 Alberta1971 
Humphreys, Michael2012Ontario1989
Ivankovic, Goran *?British Columbia1965
Jiang, Louis2009 Quebec1993 
Johnstone, Glenn *1990Ontario1960
Jung, Hans1999 Ontario1958 
Kaminker, Harry *1986Ontario1954
Khassanov, Marat1999 Quebec1956 
Kleinman, Michael2011Ontario1994
Koliada, Timour *?Ontario1974
Krupnov, Maxim *2010Ontario -> Russia1975
Kuznecov, Alex *1985British Columbia1965
Laceste, Loren Brigham2011British Columbia1993
Leveille, Francois1990 Quebec1961 
Levtchouk, George *1988Quebec1957
Linskiy, Oleg *?Quebec1972
Lipnowski, Irwin *1983Manitoba1946
Littke, Adam *1997Ontario1974
MacPhail, John *1983Ontario1954
Marantz, Michael *1983Israel -> Ontario1951
Meng, Fanhao *2004British Columbia1988
Mikanovic, Goran *?Quebec1970
Milat, Marcel *2003British Columbia -> USA1969
Milicevic, Goran1997Ontario
Morrison, Robert *1983Ontario1957
Nicula, Marius?Romania -> Quebec1967
Ochkoos, Jura2003 Ontario
Pechenkin, Vladimir2009 Alberta?
Pelts, Roman *1981Ontario1937
Peredun, Andrew2003Ontario1980 
Plotkin, Victor2011 Ontario1968 
Puri, Vinny1986Ontario1967 
Pushkedra, Frank *1983Ontario?
Ristovic, Nenad1992Alberta1968 
Ross, Paul *1990British Columbia1964
Sapozhnikov, Roman2011Ontario1994
Southam, Todd +1990Ontario1970 (+1996)
Spraggett, Grant *?Newfoundland and Labrador?
Stevens, Christian2004 Ontario1987 
Stone, Raymond *1986Ontario1953
Taylor, Gordon *1983Ontario1952
Teodoro IV, Eduardo1997Ontario1978
Thavandiran, Shiyam2006 Ontario1992
Vaingorten, Yaaqov2010Ontario1981
Voskanyan, Vahagn1993Quebec1944 
Yoos, Jack2003British Columbia1969 
Zhang, Yuanchen2013Ontario2001 
Zuk, Robert *1984British Columbia1947
Woman FIDE Master
Apostolov, Penka *1996Quebec1965
Barron, Irina *2010Ontario1963 
Belc, Daniela?Ontario1970
Benggawan, Amanda *?Ontario1986
Bogdan, Lia *1986Ontario1953
Botez, Alexandra2013
(WCM - 2007)
British Columbia1995
Brestiou, Doina *Romania -> Ontario
Chu, Stefanie *1996Ontario1983
Dinca, Cornelia *2010Alberta1989
Gansvind, ValeriyaEstonia -> British Columbia1965 
Smith, Hazel *2003 Ontario1991 
Wang, Yamei *2004British Columbia1986
Candidate Master
Chen, Richard2014Ontario2001
Demian, Valer Eugen2012British Columbia1963
Doknjas, Joshua2015British Columbia2002
Gordon, David2007Ontario1973
Hua, Eugene2013Ontario2003
Issani, Nameer2014Ontario2006
Low, Kevin2013British Columbia2005
Noorali, Aahil2014Ontario2006
Shi, Diwen2014Alberta1999
Talukdar, Rohan2013Ontario2003
Vettese, Nicholas2014Ontario2004
Xu, Jeffrey2013Ontario2001
Woman Candidate Master
Gilani, Mysha2013Ontario2006
Kaneshalingam, Mathanhe2011Ontario2002
Kuleshova, Julia2014Quebec2006
Liu, Jiaxin (Dora)2011Ontario2001
Nguyen, Duy Thien An2010Vietnam -> New Brunswick2002
Orlova, Yelizaveta2010Ontario1994
Tan, Kylie2014Ontario2004
Zhang, Jeannie2013Ontario2003
Zhou, Lily2014Ontario2002
Zhu, Harmony2013Ontario2005
Arena Grandmaster
Law, Alexander 2015 1995 
Yao, Houji 2015 Quebec 
Arena International Master
Cohen, David 2015
(AFM - 2015; ACM - 2015) 
Ontario 
London, John 2015 Ontario 1969 
Plunkett, Andrew 2015 Ontario 1969 
Rose, Richard 2015 Quebec 
Sladek, Vaclav 2015 British Columbia 1967 
Arena FIDE Master
Meeuwenoord, Mario 2015 1976 
Arena Candidate Master
Collins, Jacob 2015 Ontario 1996 

 

FIDE Arbiter & Organizer Titles

 Arbiters/Organizers by Title
International Arbiter
International Organizer
FIDE Arbiter

* - denotes individuals inactive in Canada for the past three (3) years
+ - denotes deceased individuals

International Arbiter
Archambault, Serge2003Quebec1964
Barnes, Mark *2003British Columbia?
Berry, Jonathan1975British Columbia1953
Bevand, Larry1982Quebec?
Bond, Hal2005Ontario1959
Boyd, Stephen1988Ontario -> France1955
Casaubon, Yves +2003Quebec1949 (+ 2009)
Cohen, David2004Ontario?
Craver, Lyle *2003British Columbia1955
Denommee, Pierre2002Quebec?
Dutton, Mark S.2004Ontario -> British Columbia1956
Haley, Philip *1973Ontario?
Jaeger, Martin *1982Ontario?
Knox, Alex *1994Ontario?
Lavin, David *1985Ontario1958
Marghetis, Aris2011
(FA - 2009) 
Ontario1961
McDonald, Patrick2004Ontario1959
Rekhson, Vladislav2011
(FA - 2009)
Alberta1982
Rodrigues, Francis1999Kenya -> Ontario?
Schleinich, John +1977Alberta1924 (+ 2004)
Sim, Malcolm +1951Ontario1881 (+ 1956)
Stringer, Lynn *2003British Columbia?
von Keitz, Michael2016
(FA - 2011) 
Ontario1986
Wright, Stephen2016
(FA - 2007)
British Columbia1961
Yanofsky, Abe +1977Manitoba1925 (+ 2000)
International Organizer
Bond, Hal2005Ontario1959
Dutton, Mark S.2011Ontario -> British Columbia1956
Langlois, Andre2011Quebec1954
Marghetis, Aris2011Ontario1961
McDonald, Patrick2011Ontario1959
Ong, Simon2011Alberta1988
Rosner, Cecil *2006Manitoba1952
FIDE Arbiter
Botez, Andrei2016British Columbia1969
Boutin, Jean Roger2015Quebec1969
Chiu, Henry2016British Columbia1963
Goldenberg, Danny2012Quebec1980
Mallon, Christopher2008Ontario1979
Ong, Simon2011Alberta1988
Ouimet, Bernard2013Quebec1943
Preotu, Rene2012Ontario1969
Razzaq, Ali2011Alberta1969
Villavieja, Butch2007Philippines -> British Columbia?

 

FIDE Trainer & Instructor Titles

Trainers/Instructors by Title 
FIDE Trainer
FIDE Instructor
National Instructor
Developmental Instructor

* - denotes individuals inactive in Canada for the past three (3) years
+ - denotes deceased individuals

FIDE Trainer
Pelts, Roman2005Ontario1937
Plotkin, Victor2014Ontario1968
FIDE Instructor
Bond, Hal2016Ontario1959
Crisan, Ioan2005Ontario -> Romania1959
Demian, Valer Eugen2007British Columbia1963
Djerkovic, Miladin2007Ontario1964
Drkulec, Vlad2016Ontario1958
Granite, Tal2006Israel -> Ontario1975
Hambleton, Aman2016Ontario1992
Ochkoos, Jura2014Ontario?
Renteria, Rolando2011Colombia -> Ontario1972
National Instructor
Botez, Andrei2009British Columbia1969
Developmental Instructor
O'Donnell, Tom2014Ontario1965
Preotu, Rene2011Ontario1969