Vancouver wins North American championship, Toronto ninth

Congratulations to Vancouver, winner of the 2010 North American championships held this weekend in Chicago. Second place went to Houston and third to New York. Toronto finished ninth.

The individual champion is Hu YuShan of Houston, who edged out Yue YouKe of LA on tie-break points. Third place went to Do YoGi of USA Center Vietnam ahead of Vancouver’s Gu YiQing, also on tie-break.

Toronto was represented by XiMing Zheng (11th), Richard Li YaChao (17th) and Lin ShiXiong (36th).

Full results, including final team standings  and final individual standings are at

Here are pictures of the winners:

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