News Archive: Year 2015 from July on
13 Dec 2015
SHUNKAI PENG FROM SHANGAI WINS 4th DB OPEN BLITZ
Saturday 12 December the 4th edition of the Discovery Bay Open Blitz took place in the North Plaza community center. The event was played over 9 qualifier rounds of 5 minutes per person after which the players were grouped in the final groups with a time control of 3 minutes and 2 seconds increment.
29 Nov 2015
NOVEMBER EOM AUTUMN EDITION: MEDALS AND TROPHIES
After the EOM in September and the EOM held in October, the last EOM of the Autumn cycle was held on Sunday 28 November in Sheung Wan. This End of Month event is only for our students who compete against their peers in terms of the Step level they are currently training in.
28 Nov 2015
ALBERTO MUNIZ WINS AUTUMN OPEN WITH 6.5 OUT OF 7!
On November 27, after 7 Fridays of fine chess, we finally came to the prize giving of the top 3 players in this year's edition of the Autumn.
09 Nov 2015
WING KI WINS AUTUMN YGP WITH 7 OUT OF 7!
On Sunday 8 November the final rounds 6 and 7 of the Autumn YGP, the first YGP event in the 2015-16 season, took place at our Sheung Wan center.
01 Nov 2015
OCTOBER EOM - END OF MONTH - CHESS ON HALLOWEEN!
The October EOM took place in Discovery Bay for all our students to visit and compete ... on 31 October ... Halloween!
28 Sep 2015
SEPTEMBER EOM - END OF MONTH - SHOWS GREAT CHESS SPIRIT
The September EOM was played on Saturday 26 in Discovery Bay and Sunday 27 in Sheung Wan. It was not the best weekend to hold the event as several students were out of town due to the long Mid-Autumn weekend, but nonetheless we were glad to see 25 of our students play in this internal competition...
21 Sep 2015
ALL CAISSA YOUTH WIN PRIZES IN ALL-ESF SCHOOLS QBS JUNIOR STAR CHESS TOURNAMENT!
Sunday 20 September Quarry Bay School held its 4th edition of the Junior Star Chess Tournament for a dozen or so ESF Primary schools in Hong Kong. We had 9 students from Caissa ... and all got a prize!
11 Aug 2015
OPEN DUTCH NATIONAL TITLES X3 FOR HONG KONG YOUTH!
On 2 August, youth players from Hong Kong and some who were in the USA that time, from Boston, embarked on an intercontinental trip to The Netherlands to participate in the ONJK – Open Dutch Youth Championship 2015 from 3-8 August...
30 July 2015
HONG KONG PLAYERS VERY SUCCESSFUL IN THE SHENZHEN NANAO 4 REGIONS CROSS-STRAIT TOURNAMENT
With 8 players and 6 accompanying adults we set out on Sunday 26 to play in the Nanao Cup 2015, an event deep in Shenzhen inviting players from Shenzhen, Macao, Taiwan and Hong Kong to join...