Friday, June 01, 2012

GM Josh Friedel: Lecture and Simul, June 7

Lecture: 6:15-7:15, with Simul Exhibition immediately following Lecture. The lecture is free and the simul is $10.00. We are limited to the first 25 boards, so first come, first served (Please see Tom, Robin, or Allen at the club to sign up to ensure a seat at the simul).  SWCC LECTURE SERIES resumes with this event! Members get first priority to play. You can join the Club when signing up. So far 12 players have signed up. Please sign up early to make sure you get a board!


Anonymous said...

GM gets all white, right?

Robin said...

Players will be able to choose their color and have two passes.

Robin said...

So we had 20 players. The lecture was nice. Josh went 18-2-0 in the simul. A good time was had by all!

Robin said...

Congratulations to the two winners: Andrew Grochowski and Jim Kinsman.

Steve Etzel said...

I believe this is the game score of the game Josh presented prior to the simul:

[Event "ch-Americas Continental"]
[Site "Toluca MEX"]
[Date "2011.??.??"]
[White "Felgaer,R"]
[Black "Friedel,J"]
[Result "0-1"]
[WhiteElo "2577"]
[BlackElo "2529"]
[ECO "C88"]
[Round "8"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O Be7 6. Re1 b5 7. Bb3 O-O
8. d4 d6 9. c3 Bg4 10. Be3 exd4 11. cxd4 Na5 12. Bc2 Nc4 13. Bc1 c5 14. b3 Nb6
15. Bb2 Nfd7 16. Nbd2 Rc8 17. Qb1 Bxf3 18. Nxf3 cxd4 19. e5 g6 20. e6 fxe6 21. Nxd4 Bh4
22. g3 e5 23. Ne6 Rxf2 24. Nxd8 Rcxc2 25. Qxc2 Rxc2 26. gxh4 Rxb2 27. Rad1 d5 28. Nc6 e4
29. a4 bxa4 30. bxa4 a5 31. Rf1 Kg7 32. Rf2 Rxf2 33. Kxf2 Kf6 34. Nxa5 Nc5 35. Ke3 Ke5
36. Nc6+ Kd6 37. Na5 Nbxa4 38. Rb1 Nd3 39. Rb8 Nac5 40. Nb7+ Nxb7 41. Rxb7 h5 42. Ra7 Ke5

Josh mentioned that the game score may not be correct here (starting with 38...Nd3 if I recall).

Anonymous said...

Josh lost twice or drew twice?