ACE Chess Update

Posted: March 30th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

American Chess Events LLC has announced an intense series of tournaments for this summer! Ambitious players looking for an opportunity to compete against International Master competition cannot afford to miss the IM Trek Challenge in July! 3 Qualifiers will earn a spot, with FREE Entry, to a Round Robin event against 3 International Masters. Click […]

June International Master Trek Showdown Player Bios

Posted: March 27th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

The June International Master Trek Showdown is sponsored by the Chess Emporium, Steven Kamp and the Unity Chess Club. The event will be hosted at the Chess Emporium in Tempe Arizona.  PAIRINGS: # Name/Rtng/ID Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 1 IM SHAHIN MOHANDESI W 2 B 4 W 3 B […]

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Presents: International Master Trek Showdown! - Jun 10, 2012

Last Updated: June 9th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

Location: Chess Emporium, Tempe Arizona

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Unity Open and ACE Chess Update

Posted: March 20th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

Register tonight or the Unity Open BEFORE late fees kick in! Click here for more information about the tournament and to see the player’s list. Check out the results from the strongest tournament in Arizona so far this year: The Master Trek on March 17th, featured 6 players over 2200, and three Internationally Titled players. […]

Master Trek Tournament - Mar 17, 2012

Posted: March 17th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

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ACE Chess Update

Posted: March 14th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

Arizona, It’s that time again: Register today for the Master Trek on March 17th BEFORE late fees kick in! International Masters Mackenzie Molner and Shahin Mohandesi, as well as FIDE Master Pedram Atoufi will ALL be competing in the top section — making for the strongest Master Trek tournament in some time. DON’T MISS IT!!! […]

ACE Chess (Arizona) State Championship Recap!

Posted: March 7th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

You can check out the 1st Annual ACE Chess (AZ) State Championship Recap here, and you can view it on Chess.com here! Also, check out Danny’s two mid-tourney blogs here and here. We are looking forward to our next Master Trek on March 17th, and you can sign up now by clicking here! Also, look […]

ACE Chess (Arizona) State Championship Recap!

Posted: March 7th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

The 1st Annual ACE Chess Arizona State Championship took place this past weekend from March 2nd-4th at the Chess Emporium in Tempe Arizona. This exciting event was brought forth through the vision of its main sponsor, Steven Kamp. The tournament was designed to bring the state’s best players together to compete in the strongest Round […]

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ACE Chess Update: Congrats!

Posted: March 5th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

Congratulations to International Master’s Joel Banawa and Shahin Mohandesi for sharing top honors (Co-Champions) at the 1st Annual ACE Chess Arizona State Championship. IM Mohandesi won the Armageddon Blitz Playoff Game to take home the first ever Norm Saba Trophy! You can check out IM Danny Rensch’s two mid-tourney blogs about the event here at […]

ACE Chess Arizona State Championship: Round 4 Update!

Posted: March 4th, 2012 by Daniel Rensch

The Standings: 1st —  Mohandesi, S — 2.5pts 2nd — 3rd Rensch, D. ; Ginsburg, M. — 2pts 4th — Banawa, J. — 1.5pt 5th — Molner, M. — 1pt 6th — Atoufi, P.– 0pts See the cross-table below for round 4 pairings! # Name/Rtng/ID Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 […]