Published on: 9 Feb 2023
On 10 and 11.06.2022 in the city of Albena held a State Individual Championship in rapid and blitz for boys and girls in age group U8 and U10.
SCC “Shumen” was represented by 6 competitors who achieved the following results:
Norair Shahbazian, B10:
In the blitz tournament (game control – 5 min + 3 sec/move) he achieved great success and shared 1-2 place with 6 points from 7 games, only the loss to the winner of the tournament placed him second (silver medal) in final standings.
In rapid, Norair with 4.5 points out of 6 played at the first table in the last round, but lost and took the honorable 6th place in the final ranking.
Among our other representatives in the championship, we can note the good performance of Marina Piseva – only 6 years old! – (10th in blitz and 11th in rapid / G8), Ivan Pisev (11th in blitz / B8) and Ivan Paraskevov (14th in rapid / B10).
For the other two – Kubrat Lazarov (B8) and Velin Simeonov (B10) – the experience of playing with the strongest children of their age and the hope and desire to take higher places in the next championships still remain.