Leon Schorr

León Schorr (? -?) A Venezuelan chess master.

He tied for 6-7th at Caracas 1960 ( Blitz tournament, Antonio Medina won ahead of Bobby Fischer ), [1] and won Torneo Día de Galicia in 1961. [2]

Schorr played for Venezuela and won gold medal in the 2nd Central American Chess Championship at Caracas 1964, [3] and bronze team medal in the 9th CACAC Team-ch at Guatemala 1971. [4] He also represented Venezuela in Chess Olympiads At Tel Aviv 1964, Havana 1966, Lugano 1968, and Haifa 1976. [5]

In 2001, he played in Boston US-Open. [6]


  1. Jump up^ http://www.zeitnot.com.ve/articulo_238.htm
  2. Jump up^ http://www.meridiano.com.ve/Ajedrez/torneo_vene.htm
  3. Jump up^ http://www.olimpbase.org/1964cc/1964in.html
  4. Jump up^ http://www.olimpbase.org/1971cc/1971ven.html
  5. Jump up^ http://www.olimpbase.org
  6. Jump up^ http://www.sport-stat.ru/chess/players.php?id=24371

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