FIDE Arbiters' Seminar in Manila, Philippines Print
Monday, 26 October 2009 07:17
From 21 to 24 September 2009 a FIDE Arbiters' Seminar was organized in Manila, Philippines, by the National Chess Federation of the Philippines and under the auspices of the Asian Chess Federation and of FIDE.
The Lecturer was IA Casto Abundo (PHI), Deputy President of the Asian Chess Federation.


7 Philippine National Arbiters participated in the Seminar and in the examination test that was held after the end of the lectures, the following succeeded in the test and will be awarded one (1) norm for the title of FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidential Board:

Grace B. Grafil (PHI), Menardo Edwin A. Pulido (PHI), Edmundo O. Gatus (PHI), Teodulo L. Sarmiento (PHI), Winston Joseph R. Silva (PHI), Ildefonso Mantupar Jr.(PHI) and Rodolfo  B. Mayo, Jr. (PHI).

IA Panagiotis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters' Commission