Naomi in her final round game in Sochi, Russia
Congrats to Naomi Bashkansky of Washington State, who won the Girls Under 13 section of the World Schools Championships in Sochi, Russia from December 2-12.
She scored 7/9 on her way to clear first. Find crosstable on chessresults.com.
On chesstravel.blogspot.com there are a series of spectacular photos featuring Naomi’s chess tournaments as well as the family’s travels. See a small sample from the Sochi trip below, including a trip to the local art museum and to Mount Akhun. Find full posting on the tournament here.