National championships among men and women held in Latvia

In the capital of Latvia, Riga, the National Draughts-64 Championships among men and women in Classic and Rapid game were held. All championships were held according to the international/Russian version of draughts-64.

The finals of the Latvian championships among men and women were held from January 23 to 26. In each championship, 10 participants played in a Robin Round system with a time control of 30’+ 30″.

The champions of Latvia 2020 were the international grandmaster Guntis Valneris among men and IDF master Regina Pironena among women.

Games and photo see  HERE

Prize-winners of the Latvian Men’s Championship:     Table

Med 1Guntis Valneris

Med-2Guntars Purviņš

Med-3Gunārs Gribuška

Prize-winners of the Latvian Women’s Championship:     Table 

Med 1Regīna Piroņena

Med-2Antra Valnere

Med-3Jeļena Tkačenko

 

On February 2, the Latvian Rapid Championships among men and women were held.

Competitions were held with a time control of 7’+ 5″ with a draw of moves according to the official IDF tables of 745 positions for men and 150 positions for women.

The 2020 Latvian champions in Rapid were international grandmaster Robert Misans among men and IDF master Nereda Maria Magdalena among women.

See photo  HERE

Prize-winners of the Latvian Men’s Championship in Rapid:       Table

Med 1Roberts Misāns

Med-2Andris Keisels

Med-3Romāns Viļums

Prize-winners of the Latvian Women’s Championship in Rapid:     Table 

Med 1Marija Magdalēna Nereda

Med-2Regīna Piroņena

Med-3Antra Valnere

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