2017 PanAmerican Youth: Canadian Results

2017 PanAmerican Youth Championship
June 30 - July 7, 2017
Costa Rica

19 players represented Canada at the 2017 PanAmerican Youth Chess Championship in Costa Rica, June 30- July 7, 2017.

Canadians won five individual medals and one as a Team for the 3rd best overall finish.

Canadian Medalists

  • IM Michael Song, U18 GOLD  (photo above, courtesy of event homepage)
  • Emma He U14G GOLD
  • Wang Constance U18G =1st, Silver medal on TB 
  • Anthony Atanasov U10 Silver 
  • Greta Qu U8G =2nd, bronze medal on TB

Canada finished third overall (based on points for each top 10 finish). The USA was first, but also had 72 players, 53 more than Canada.

Congratulations to the players, their parents, Head of Delegation Anabelle Kovatcheva, and CFC Youth Coordinator Gary Hua.

The complete table of Canadian results is below, photos and games to follow. 


SNo   Name Rtg 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Pts.  Rk. Group
2 IM Song Michael  2410 1 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 ½ ½ 7.5 1 U18A
14   He Emma  1558 1 ½ ½ ½ 1 ½ 1 1 1 7 1 U14F
14   Wang Constance  1806 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 ½ 1 7.5 2 U18F
8 CM Atanasov Anthony  1592 1 1 0 1 1 1 ½ 1 ½ 7 2 U10A
10   Qu Greta  0 1 1 ½ 1 1 1 0 1 1 7.5 3 U08F
5   Zhou Aiden  1791 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 0 1 1 ½ 6.5 5 U12A
6 WIM Ouellet Maili-Jade  1944 1 0 1 ½ 1 1 0 0 1 5.5 5 U18F
4 FM Rodrigue-Lemieux Shawn  2118 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 6 6 U14A
3 FM Chiku-Ratte Olivier-Kenta  2344 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 ½ ½ 6 6 U18A
11   Tian Shi Yuan  1405 1 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 ½ ½ 0 6 7 U12F
13   Li Yinshi  2144 1 1 ½ 1 0 0 1 ½ ½ 5.5 11 U18A
14   Lin Angela  1120 ½ 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 5.5 12 U10F
14   Lin Benjamin  1762 1 1 ½ ½ 1 0 0 ½ 1 5.5 13 U14A
18   Yie Kevin Yi-Xiao  1844 1 0 1 0 1 1 ½ ½ ½ 5.5 13 U16A
11 WFM Qiao Cindy  1711 1 0 1 1 ½ 1 0 0 ½ 5 13 U16F
57   Su Ethan  0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 14 U10A
17   Su Michael  1849 ½ 0 1 1 0 ½ 1 1 0 5 18 U16A
7   England Max  1727 1 ½ 1 ½ 1 0 0 0 1 5 20 U12A
38   Eisenberg Lucas  0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 4 39 U10A

 


 

Links

Complete Canadian Results Table
http://chess-results.com/tnr290237.aspx?lan=1&art=25&fedb=CAN&turdet=YES&flag=30&wi=984&zeilen=99999

homepage
http://fcacostarica.com/panamericano-2017/

Photos: FCA de Costa Rica facebook
https://www.facebook.com/pg/FCA-de-Costa-Rica-310902162641451/photos/