|Jeffrey B. Siebrandt Wins Sixth U.S. Blind Chess Championship Title|
|By Joan DuBois|
|June 25, 2007|
(Crossville, TN) USCF Chess organizer Rick Varchetto ran USCF's 2007 U.S. Blind Chess Championship in Buckhannon, West Virginia. Play concluded June 23 with Jeffrey B. Siebrandt claiming his U.S. Blind Chess Champion title for the sixth time! The four round event was held at the Hampton Inn.
Final list of competitors:
Jeffrey B. Siebrandt of Texas won with a 3.5 score.
Chief Tournament Director Tim Just directed this USCF National event.
Final crosstable can be found at: http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?200706235821
Games from this years 2007 U.S. Blind can be found/downloaded at: http://chessforlife.com/chess/usblind07c.zip
Congratulations to all players for another exciting event!
The United States Chess Federation (USCF), founded in 1939, serves as the governing body for chess in the United States and is now headquartered in Crossville, Tennessee. USCF is devoted to extending the role of chess in American society. It promotes the study and knowledge of the game of chess, for its own sake as an art and enjoyment, and as a means for the improvement of society. The USCF is a not-for-profit membership organization with over 80,000 members. For additional information on the USCF see: http://www.uschess.org.