“Black Bear” Simpson roars at NC Invite!

Ronnie Simpson showing Neal Harris (left) a position.

Ronnie Simpson has left his New York chess domain, but has settled in North Carolina and made his presence felt. The FIDE Master earned his stripes in the “Black Bear School of Chess” and developed a reputation as a swashbuckling tactician. Recently, he competed in the North Carolina Invitational event against five other Masters and came out joint 1st on 4.5/5.0 with Andrey Chumachenko.

Results here… https://www.ncchess.org/Recent%20Results/05Results.htm

Daaim Shabazz

Dr. Daaim Shabazz is the creator and webmaster of The Chess Drum. He serves as a tenured faculty member of Global Business & Marketing at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida, USA. He holds an MBA in Marketing and a doctorate in International Affairs & Development. He has served the journalist community for more than 30 years and still competes in tournaments occasionally.

One Comment

  1. Congratulations Mr. Simpson! It is good to know that the ‘Black Bear’
    chess school still inspires…Peace.

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