2013 Idaho Open
(May 18-19, Pocatello, ID)
Pictures courtesy of Jeff Roland
Jacob Nathan (left) vs. Brandon Frame (right). Blake Magnuson is Black on the next board.
Valerie Hart (left) vs. Wesly Harston (right)
Abhinav Mathur making his 54th move in the key game versus Hans Morrow in Round 2.
Hans Morrow (left) playing Abhinav Mathur (right).
John Carr after making his 56th move in his game versus Tom Booth. This picture was used to reconstruct the game accurately, as both players had stopped recording their moves a few moves earlier.
Petro Gretchanei (left) in post-mortem analysis with Vahan Kardzhyan (right).
Jeff Roland. This picture was snapped by Abhinav Mathur with Roland's camera.
Valerie Hart (left) vs. Jacob Nathan (right).
Blake Magnuson (left) vs. Roger Hunter (right)
Patrick Bless (left) vs. Wesly Harston (right)
Eric Hon in Round 4 in a very complicated and fine win against Jeff Roland.
Jay Simonson, keeping things running smoothly. Jay did not play in the tournament but did a fantastic job as Tournament Director.
The Buckendorf Prizes that were given out to the highest placing player in each sectin that did not otherwise win a prize. The Scandinavian book went to Caleb Kircher and the Najdorf book went to Patrick Bless.