Robson Nets Norm and Ties for First in Norway!
August 10, 2009
IM Ray Robson, Photo Betsy Dynako
14-year-old IM and 2009 U.S. Junior Champion Ray Robson tied for first at the Arctic Chess Challenge (August 1-9th) in Tromso, Norway, earning his first GM norm along the way. Also tied for first and earning first on tiebreak was another suprise, GM Monika Socko. The other two players tied for first were IM Marijan Petrov and GM Emanuel Berg. Read more about it on the official website and the tournament blog.

Congrats to Ray!

Ray's Games From Norway