Joanne Foote

Coach's biography

Currently a UBC Engineering student, Joanne has been playing chess competitively since age 8. Joanne was the 2011 Under-14 Girls Canadian champion and has since had the opportunity to represent Canada at two World Championships and a BC-Washington Match. Joanne has been coaching with VCS for over three years now and is very enthusiastic to continue teaching chess to students throughout Vancouver.



2005 Fraser Valley Grade 3 Champion

2007 BC Under-10 Girls Champion

2007 Canadian Under-10 Girls 2nd place

2008 BC Under-10 Girls Champion

2009 BC Under-12 Girls Champion

2011 BC Under-14 Girls Champion

2011 Canadian Under-14 Girls Champion

2012 Canadian Under-16 Girls 3rd place

2013 BC Under-16 Champion