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Following the Trainer’s Seminar which was conducted in Johor Bahru by the Johor Chess Association in November 2019, FIDE has recently shared the successful list of candidates that have passed the necessary qualification examination and has now earned the title of Trainers or Instructor from FIDE as of May 2020.

MCF would like to CONGRATULATE the following individuals for passing the mark to earn the title and look forward to their contribution in helping and supporting the development and improvement of chess in Malaysia.

The newly earned FIDE Trainers and Instructors are as follows:

FIDE Instructor (FI)

  2. Looi Xin Hao
  3. Ahmad Yusri Sahadi
  4. Ahmad Zulhilmi Sahadi

Development Instructor (DI)

  1. Nor Ahdat Mohamed
  2. Mahaletchumy Tamudaran
  3. Azrul Aminurayid Abu Bakar

National Instructor (NI)

  1. Aishwareya Pooja
  2. Eliza Hanim Ibrahim
  3. Tan Khang Chee
  4. Iskandar Almahdi Mohd
  5. Zahid Abd Shukor
  6. Muhd Ariez Azman
  7. Wong Tuck Wah
  8. Prem Kumar Tharation
  9. Hanson Ang Ping Ting
  10. Mohd Nor Azha Lukman

The Malaysian Chess Federation request that all the above names to contact MCF Secretary at mcfsecretariat[at]malaysiachess[dot]org with copy to inquiries[at]malaysianchess[dot]org to confirm their details and to receive their respective Certificates from FIDE.

Again CONGRATULATIONS to those who have successfully received their well earned titles.

MCF Secretariat