2014

Pan-American Youth Chess Festival 2014

Pan-American Youth Chess Festival 2014The 25th Pan-American Youth Chess Festival was held on 10-17th July at the Hotel Club Dorados, Oaxtepec, in the state of Morelos, Mexico.

The events was organized by the Confederation of Chess for Americas (CCA), Mexico National Chess Federation (FENAMAC) and the Organizer Committee, with the support of Comisión Nacional de Cultura Física y Deporte (CONADE). The event was open to all National Chess Federations of Americas.

According to the FIDE Regulations titles and norms are awarded to the medalists.

It is curious that the unrated Mexican junior Jesús Flores Guerrero won the U18 Open section and is directly awarded with an IM norm!
Full list of medalists below.

USA juniors won the greatest number of medals – eight, including five golds. Peru won 2 gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze medal. Colombia has two golds, while Mexico, Chile and Puerto Rico have one gold each. Full table on the official website.

Pan-American Youth Chess Festival

Pan-American Youth Chess Festival, Medal Winners:

U18 Open:
1 Flores Guerrero Jesús 0 MEX – 7
2 FM Vidal Meléndez Izmael David 2278 VEN – 7
3 Jiménez Garcia Emmanuel 2131 CRC – 7

U18 Girls:
1 WIM Rodriguez Rueda Paula Andrea 2244 COL – 9
2 WFM Paredes Bustamante Paula 2051 PER – 7
3 WFM Gómez Camacho Micaela 1971 ARG – 6½

U16 Open:
1 Panchanatham Vignesh 2110 USA – 7½
2 Sosa Tmas 2267 ARG – 7
3 Brito Valdes Santiago José 2125 CUB – 7

U16 Girls:
1 Bykovtsev Agata 2015 USA – 8
2 Patiño García Corals 1830 VEN – 6½
3 WCM Besso Guadalupe 1922 ARG – 6½

U14 Open:
1 Santiago Vilca Cristian 1632 PER – 7½
2 Varacalli Francisco 1732 ARG – 7
3 Mendoza Criollo Carlos David 1781 ECU – 7

U14 Girls:
1 WIM Vazquez Maccarini Danitza 1958 PUR – 7
2 WFM Caballero Quijano Mitzy 1941 PER – 6½
3 Mostacero Velarde Ysabella 1637 PER – 6½

U12 Open:
1 Corredor Castellanos Camilo 1924 COL – 7½
2 CM De Dios Suárez Diego 2003 CUB – 7
3 Frutos Chace 0 MÉX – 7

U12 Girls:
1 WFM Gómez Barrera Javiera Belen 1805 CHI – 7½
2 Martínez Mesa Chaneli 1691 CUB – 6½
3 Obregón García Roxangel 1876 CUB – 6½

U10 Open:
1 Shen Christhoper 1754 USA – 9
2 Galaviz Medina Sion 1709 MÉX – 7½
3 Taylor Rodríguez Juan José 0 MÉX – 7

U10 Girls:
1 WCM Samadashvili Martha 0 USA – 9
2 WCM Dommalapati Aasa 0 USA – 7
3 WCM Mena Martinez Brisa 0 MÉX – 6½

U8 Open:
1 Guo Arthur 0 USA – 8
2 Tang Andrew 1582 USA – 8
3 Galaviz Medina Atlas 0 MÉX – 6½

U8 Girls:
1 Contreras Fiorella 1273 PER – 8½
2 Cepero López Amy Ashley 0 CUB – 7
3 Abdalia Cancino Patricia 0 CUB – 6½

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