Maili-Jade Ouellet

Maili-Jade Ouellet (born 2002) is a Canadian Woman Grandmaster in chess.

Maili-Jade Ouellet
CountryCanada
Born2002
TitleWoman Grandmaster (2020)

BiographyEdit

Ouellet learned to play chess as a child and began competing in tournaments at 7 years of age.[1][2]

In 2014, Maili-Jade Ouellet won Canadian Youth Chess Championship in girls U12 age group.[3] In 2018, she won Canadian Youth Chess Championship in girls U16&U18 age group.[4]

In 2017, she won Women's Canadian Chess Championship which also was Women's World Chess Championship American Zonal 2.1 tournament, and qualified for the Women's World Chess Championship 2018.[5][6]

Maili-Jade Ouellet played for Canada in the Women's Chess Olympiads:

In 2016, she was awarded the FIDE International Women Master (WIM) title.[9] Since 2020 she is a Woman Grandmaster (WGM).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ MacKenzie, Angela; Rowe, Daniel J. (12 January 2020). "Quebec's teen chess grandmaster ready to play best in the world". Montreal. Retrieved 17 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Quebec teen beat her mom at chess at age 5 and hasn't looked back". CBC. 28 December 2019. Retrieved 17 December 2020.
  3. ^ http://chess-results.com, Dipl.Ing. Heinz Herzog -. "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - CHAMPIONNAT JEUNESSE DU CANADA (CYCC) 2014 - U12 FILLES/GIRLS". chess-results.com.
  4. ^ http://chess-results.com, Dipl.Ing. Heinz Herzog -. "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - 2018 Canadian Youth Chess Championships / Championnats jeunesse d'échecs". chess-results.com.
  5. ^ http://chess-results.com, Dipl.Ing. Heinz Herzog -. "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - Women's Zonal Féminin 2017-18". chess-results.com.
  6. ^ "2017-18 Canadian Women's Champion: Maili-Jade Ouellet - Canadian Chess Newsfeed". chess.ca.
  7. ^ http://chess-results.com, Dipl.Ing. Heinz Herzog -. "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - 42nd Olympiad Baku 2016 Women". chess-results.com.
  8. ^ http://chess-results.com, Dipl.Ing. Heinz Herzog -. "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - 43rd Olympiad Batumi 2018 Women". chess-results.com.
  9. ^ Administrator. "2016 NAYCC U18 Girls September 2016 Canada FIDE Chess Tournament details". ratings.fide.com.

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