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ROSS HARRIS (1682)

Born 1976, Northern Ireland

Classic rating: 1682

Rapidplay rating: 1849

Blitz rating: 1670

 

FIDE rating:____

FIDE ID: 2511916

 

Elected Roles

 

Tournament Director, Ulster Chess Union, June 10, 2014 - May 31, 2016

Executive Board Member, Ulster Chess Union, June 10, 2014 - present

Team 3 Captain, Ballynafeigh Chess Club, South Belfast, January - April 2017

Club Director, Strand Arts Chess Club, East Belfast, February 2017 - present

Director, Strandtown Chess Academy, East Belfast, October 2015 - present

Awards

 

2nd Place, 2nd highest score (2.5/4) in the classical chess match of Saint Petersburg v Belfast, Kalininsky Chess School, Saint Petersburg, Russia, August 18-25, 2017

Silver Medal for 2nd Place, Belfast Rapidplay Championship, Good Shepherd Centre, Belfast, Friday April 28, 2017

John Strawbridge Cup for Division 2 Champions, Ballynafeigh Team 3, awarded for winning Division 2 of the Belfast and District Chess League, October 2016 - April 2017

Gold Medal, awarded for winning in the Monster Double Simul Match: Pavlov v Jamison, Good Shepherd Centre, Ormeau Road, Belfast, February 24, 2017

Certificate for 'Last Man Standing' award against GM Mark Hebden, 105 moves over 5 hours during a 31 player simultaneous match, Royal Belfast Academical Institution, February 16, 2017

Champion, 24 hour chess-athon, February 11-12, 2017

Champion, Bangor Blitz, September 8, 2016

Joint Champion, (2-way tie) Parents Section, Irish Junior Chess Championships, Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel, Dublin, April 3, 2016

Grandmaster Defeater: GM Simon Williams, 32 player simultaneous match, Royal Belfast Academical Institution, February 18, 2016

3rd Place/Under 1800 Grading Prize, Ulster Championships, Europa Hotel, Belfast August 21-23, 2015

Passed, National Arbiter's Course and Written Examination, conducted by FIDE Arbiters Gerry Graham and Ted Jennings, Ballynafeigh Community Development Centre, Belfast, August 14-16, 2015

Grandmaster Defeater: GM Raymond Keene, 19 player simultaneous match, Bangor Chess Club, April 9, 2015

Cup for Board 3 Prize, Division 1, Belfast and District Chess League, October 2014 - April 2015

3rd Place, Senior Section, Williamson Shield, The Pavilion at Stormont, Belfast, February 22-23, 2014

3rd Place, Senior Section, Ulster Masters, The Pavilion at Stormont, Belfast, November 17-18, 2012

2nd Place, Intermediate Section, Ulster Championships, Europa Hotel, August 2012

Grading Prize, Senior Section, Williamson Shield, The Pavilion at Stormont, Belfast, March 3-4, 2012

Cup for Board 4 Prize, Division 2, Belfast and District Chess League, October 2010 - April 2011

Champion, Challengers Section, Ulster Masters, Belfast Boat Club, December 10-11, 2011

Joint 2nd Place, Henderson Cup Competition, City of Belfast Championships, The Pavilion at Stormont, May 15-16, 2010

     

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