5th Canadian Forces Championship

The 5th Canadian Forces Championship was held at the Citadelle of Quebec in Quebec City 3-5 May. 26 players participated from all around Canada. Contratulation to Corporal Philippe Leveillée from Ottawa who became the new Canadian Forces Chess Champion last week-end. He was followed in second place by Corporal Peter Baxted Fom London and Captain Mario Tremblay from St-Hubert came in third place. 
 
Canadian Force Station Leitrim is the new top team (teams of three players) followed by Valcartier and London. Retired Lieutenant-Colonel Jean Bigras from Ottawa wan the trophee for the top retired member.
 
More pictures on the military chess facebook page :  
 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152797858170297.1073741832.247347025296&type=1&l=44e9a2a7e2
 
FQE rating of the event:  http://www.fqechecs.qc.ca/cms/cotes/tournois/id/4390