FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Mandalay, MYANMAR

2016 MYANMAR FIDE Arbiters Seminar

From 29 October to 4 November a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Mandalay, Myanmar by the Myanmar Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.

The Seminar was organized in conjunction with the 7th Asian Seniors Chess Championships 2016 and the venue of the Seminar was the Hazel Hotel in Mandalay, Myanmar.

The Lecturer was IA Bob Gibbons (NZL), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer was IA Peter Long (MYA).

The language of the seminar was English.

Thirteen (13) Arbiters from three (3) Federations (Myanmar, Brunei and New Zealand) participated in the Seminar.

All of them participated in the examination test, held after the end of the lectures and the following succeeded in the test and will be awarded a norm for the title of the FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidential Board:

Nay    Oo Kyaw Tun MYA 13000110
Sie     Thu MYA 13002767
Tha     Zan MYA 13001612
Win     Myint MYA 13003917
Hj Kura   A BRU 10500022
Milligan Helen NZL 2401312
Myo     Hla MYA 13004336
Nyien   Chan MYA 13001760
San     Tint MYA 13007840
Nay     Win MYA 13001604
Htain   Win MYA 13007777
Yan     Aung MYA 13005464
Maung Maung Kyaw Zaw Hein MYA 13001698

IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission