New US International Titles Ratified at FIDE Congress
October 11, 2010
IA Chris Bird Photo Besty Dynako
At the recent FIDE Congress in conjunction with the Khanty-Mansiysk Olympiad, the following titles were approved: IM Ilya Figler, International Organizer Tony Rich of the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis and International Arbiter Chris Bird. 
The following TDs also received FIDE Arbiter norms from FIDE Arbiters' Seminars:
Thomas R. Rehmeier
Boyd Reed
Tom Langland
David Kuhns
Ken Ballou
Andre Harding
Kevin Hyde
Allen Priest

Congratulations to all!