Thursday, August 07, 2014

COMMISSION for WOMEN’S CHESS 34th Internet based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar

From 22 to 27 July 2014 the 34th Internet based FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was held, organized by the Commission for Women’s Chess, under the auspices of FIDE.

The lecturer of the seminar was IA Santiago Garcia Ramos (MEX), FIDE Lecturer.

The Technical Organizer was WGM Martha Fierro.

The Lectures were in Spanish language.

Thirty five (35) people from Panama, Chile, Argentina, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Cuba, USA, Mexico, Spain, Peru, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Greece and Ukraine attended the seminar on Internet and took the examination test.

The following succeeded in the test and will be awarded a norm for the title of FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Congress:


Ramon Garcia Perez - España
Francisco Jesús Pareja López - España
Vladimir Zaiats - Ucrania
Pau Castillo Garcia - España
Xavier Tormos Beltran - España
Sebastià Nadal Bestard - España

IA Panagiotis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission

1 comment:

BeeReel said...

Please ask the commission to tell Sopiko G to stop calling herself "Grandmaster Sopiko Guramishvili" until she actually earns the title. She is just an IM and a WGM. This sort of misrepresentation harms the credibility of woman's chess.