The Dominica Chess Federation congratulates the students who participated in the recently held Chess tournament at the Dominica State College. Chess players continue to learn, enjoy and excel at this amazing game while testing their competitive skills among themselves.
Following are the winners In the College Chess Tournament held May 16th and 23rd:
1st place: Karhmeron Severin
2nd place: Levien Gilbert
3rd place: Jeriel Francis
The Dominica Chess Federation is pleased to observe such events and salutes the other sponsors who supported the tournament organisers in fostering continuous improvement among chess players.
The Federation looks forward to more of such activities especially as it continues to roll out its Chess in Schools Program. an initiative which is expected to lead to more students playing the game, and ultimately allow for the holding of inter-schools tournaments.
Playing chess is known to have many benefits, including stimulating the brain, promoting strategic thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as improving attention and cognitive functions. Schools wishing to secure support of the Dominica Chess Federation in moving forward with chess at their institutions may contact them at telephone number 285 4500 or via e:mail at [email protected].