Category: 2015

December 5th , 2015

Congratulations to all the participants in this years “Best of the Best” 2015 Novuss Tournament held in Las Vegas. 16 Champions attended this year to battle for the best of the best from tournaments held throughout the United States.

Champions

1. Guntars Bralitis Champion First Place 2015
2. Jevgenijs Katkevics Latvia Second Place
3. Olgerts Vinklers Canada Third Place
4. Agris Priede USA Fourth Place
5. Janis Daugavietis USA Fifth Place

Participants

Atis Blakis, Edijs Leimanis, Janis Legzdins, Ēriks Remess, Vairis Dravenieks, Baltic Wave (Vilnis Auzins), Andris Borsteins, Joseph Tayts, Ed Reimanis, Jimmy Van Dixhorn, Tony Lujan

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Final Game Bralitis vs. Katkevics

November 7th and 8th, 2015

Champions

Men’s  1. Atis Blakis  (Orange, CA USA)
2. Agris Priede (Santa Ana, CA USA)
3. Martins Leikarts (Manhatten Beach, CA USA)
Women’s 1. Ilona Kojalovica ( CA  USA)
2. Zane Khan (CA USA)
3. Katerine Blakis ( Orange, CA USA)
Doubles 1. Janis Daugavietis (USA) / Olgerts Vinklers (CAN)
2. Edijs Leimanis (USA) / Eriks Remess (USA)
3. James PinPin (USA) / Janis Legzdins (USA)

Participants:

1. Edijs Leimanis
2. Armands Naumovs
3. Eriks Remess
4. Vilnis Auzins
5. Janis Daugavietis
6. Olgerts Vinklers
7. Atis Blakis
8. Andris Borsteins
9. Agris Priede
10. Janis Legzdins
11. Armands Abelitis
12. Martins Leikarts
13. Tony Lujan
14. Edgars K.
15. Maris Aizsils
16. Zane Khan
17. Ilona Kojalovica
18. Meruzhan Grigoryan
19. Katherine Blakis
20. Gunta Lujan

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Mens Single Winners

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Double Winners

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Womens Winners!!!

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Participants warming up.

Chicago Novuss 2015

October 25th , 2015

 

Champions

Men’s  1. Atis Blakis (Los Angeles, USA)
2. Vairis Dravenieks    (New York, USA)
3. Valdis Tumms (Chicago, USA)
Doubles 1. Aldis Rauda (USA)/ Ilmars Katajs (USA)
2. Dana Saltane (USA) / Vladislavs Molmagorovs  (USA)
3. Valdis Tumms (USA) / Kaspars Melderis (USA)
Womens 1. Dana Saltane (Chicago , NY USA)
2. Guna Draveniece (New York, NY USA)
 3.  Brit Dzirkalis (Los Angeles, CA USA)

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San Francisco Golden Cup 2015

October 10th , 2015

 

Champions

Men’s  1. Janis Daugavietis (Los Angeles, USA)
2. Armands  Abelitis  (San Francisco, USA)
3. Atis Blakis (Los Angeles, USA)
Doubles 1. Atis Blakis (USA)/ Andris Borsteins (USA)
2. Armands Naumovs (USA) / Armands Abelitis (USA)
3. Janis Daugavietis (USA) / Janis Krumins (USA)
Womens 1. Izabella Khanitsky (Santa Clara, CA USA)
2.
 3.  Aija Reimanis (Los Angeles, CA USA)

New York Open Novuss Tournament 2015

September 20th, 2015

 

Champions

Men’s  1. Vairis Dravenikes  (New York, NY  USA)
2. Vilnis Auzins   (Los Angeles, USA)
3. Janis Daugavietis (Los Angeles, USA)
Doubles 1. Janis Daugavietis (USA)/ Vilnis Auzins (USA)
2. Imants Kalnins (USA) / Valdis Cirksts  (USA)
3. Vairis Dravemikes (USA) / Guna Draveniece (USA)
Womens 1. Guna Draveniece (New York , NY USA)
2. Inga Lauberte (New York, NY USA)

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We are proud of our team from the USA that participated in Latvia this summer.

International rating Tournament “Cup of memory Modrisa Kausa”.
Stage 6 of the World Cup, Kekava, Latvia

Number

Name

Place

Points

1. Guntars Bralitis 5 th Place  8
2. Martins Leikarts 127 Place  4.5
3. Rolands Zigurs 140 Place  4.0
Martins Preparing for a game.

Martins Preparing for a game.

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View of tables and participants during event.

Novuss Tournament Embassy Washington DC  2015

May 30th , 2015

Champions

Men’s  1. Mikus Bormanis
2. Peter Saar
3. Juris Krasts
Women’s 1. Svetlana Bormane
2. Līga Strautniece
3. Līga Strautniece
Doubles 1. Mikus Bormanis & Valdis Bormanis
2. Vita Majore & Daina Bīriņa- Krasts
3. Viesturs Timrots & Māris Pūciņš

Participants 18:

 

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Novuss Classic Tournament San Diego 2015

May 30th , 2015

Champions

Men’s  1. Agris Priede
2. Janis Daugavietis
3. Martins Leikarts
Women’s 1. Nina Atvara
Doubles 1. Vilnis Auzins and Toms Auzins
2. Armands Abelitis and Armands Naumovs
3.

Participants 20:

  1.  Atis Blakis
  2. Armands Abelitis
  3. Armands Naumovs
  4. Vilnis Auzins
  5. Toms Auzins
  6. Janis Legzdins
  7. Edijs Leimanis
  8. James Pinpin
  9. Eduards Reimanis
  10. Agris Priede
  11. Valdis Talbergs
  12. Nikolay Chigrin
  13. Andris Borsteins
  14. Janis Daugavietis
  15. Sandris Bajars
  16. Janis Celms
  17. Vadims Pukens
  18. Peteris Stasko
  19. Martins Leikarts
  20. Nina Atvara

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Date: April 19th 10:00 am

Location: Chicago Latvian House

4146 N. Elson Ave

Chicago, IL 60618

Contact: Aldis Rauda

aldis@rauda.net

February 28 amd March 1, 2015

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Champions

Mens Singles Winner: 1. Guntars Bralitis (USA)
2. Mihkels Lepists (EST)
3. Jevgeniy Katkevics (LAT)
Womens Singles Winner: 1. Ivina Irena (RUS)
2. Ilona Kojalovica (USA)
3. Zane Khan (USA)
Doubles Winners 1. Mihkels Lepists / Tonis Laks (EST)
2. Urmas Mererand / Timmo Laks (EST)
3. Guntars Bralitis / Rolands Zigurs (LAT)

LIST OF PARTICIPANTS

 NAME

COUNTRY

Mihkels Lepists

Urmas Mererand

Jevgeniy Katkevics

Viktor Balabanov

Vladimir Ivin

Timmo Laks

Tonis Laks

Agris Priede

Sergey Petrochenko

Peteris Stasko

Martins Leikarts

Janis Daugavietis

Janis Legzdins

Vilnis Auzins

Armands Abelitis

Atis Blakis

Sandris Bajars

Eduards Reimanis

Stas Susha

Valdis Pukite

Janis Lauberts

Aramands Naumovs

Toms Auzins

Olgerts Vinklers

Joseph Tayts

Andris Borsteins

Raivis Kaspars

Rolands Zigurs

Janis Celms

Urshit Oza

Raivis Kampenuss

Guntars Bralitis

Dainis Kalnins

James Pinpin

Katherine Blakis

Inuta Cakane

Ivina Irena

Pegija Taube

Zane Khan

Inta Vilne

Ilona Kojalovica

Angela Kochieva

Iveta Ferraz

EST

EST

LAT

RUS

RUS

EST

EST

USA

RUS

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

BEL

USA

USA

USA

USA

CAN

CAN

USA

USA

USA

USA

IND

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

RUS

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA

USA