A few pictures from the 8th Annual NYS G/45 Championship
and the Long Island Chess Nuts' Classic Scholastics Tournament
Sunday, Jan. 22, 2006
Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
(additional pictures are included on each page of results)
An overview of the last round in the main room
Early round action in the main ballroom
Early round action in the scholastics room
1st round: GM Ehlvest playing Rob Guevara, a Long Island
Chess Nuts coach, as Bob Sostack looks on.
More scholastics action
Last round in the main playing room
Last Round Action on stage (left to right):
Board 1 - IM Jay Bonin against GM Alexander Stripunsky,
whose victory made him the 2006 NYS G/45 Champion
Board 2 - GM Nick DeFirmian against GM Alek Wojtkiewicz,
who both tied for second place overall.
Also pictured, Bob Sostack, a Long Island Chess Nuts coach,
who skillfully manned the demo boards.