Woman International Chess Master
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International Chess Competition 1988-2009
  • Chess: represented Venezuela in more than 24 countries, winning prizes and awards in many chess competitions. Obtained rank of Woman International Chess Master from World Chess Federation, and gained an international rating of 2150 points. Two time Pan-American womens champion, and was for 10 years standing among the highest ranked players in the Americas. A resume of my performance:
    • 15 times champion of Venezuela since 1988-2005
    • World Championship, Pto Rico 1989 3rd Place.
    • Pan- American Championship Brazil  1990 1st Place.
    • World championship  Eslovaquia 1993, 11th Place ( Best of America)
    • Participation in the 31th World  Olympiad Moscow 1994
    • Pan American U-20 championship, Venezuela 1997 2nd place
    • Pan American Championship Brazil 1998, 1st Place
    • Participation in the 33th World Olympiad Kalmikia 1998
    • World Championship under 20, Brazil 2000 3rd Place
    • Participation in the 34th World Olympiad Turkey 2000
    • Participation in the 35th World Olympiad Bled 2002
    • Participation and Champion in Sao Paulo Team Championship, Brazil 2004/2005
    • Open International of Chess ,  Miami-Florida    USA-2007
    • Participation in Sao Paulo Team Championship, Brazil   2008
Other Prizes, Qualifications, and Awards 1988-2009
  • 14  times Athlete of the year by the Venezuelan chess federation from categories U-10 until senior category.
  • “Athlete of the year” by University of Carabobo.
  • National Award “ Jose Felix Ribas” awarded  First Class.
  • “Excellence  “Judith Polgar” awarded by Oil Tanker Company P.D.V.S.A ,  Venezuela.
  • “Honor Roll” at Dental School of University of Carabobo-Venezuela  periods:1997-2002

Qualified in foreign languages: certificate in English and Portuguese from the Languages Foundation of the University of Carabobo- Venezuela. Native language: Spanish.


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