Karina Szczepkowska-Horowska

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Karina Szczepkowska-Horowska
Karina Szczepkowska-Horowska 2013.jpg
Karina Szczepkowska Horowska, Warsaw 2013
Full name Karina Szczepkowska
Country  Poland
Born (1987-10-28) 28 October 1987 (age 29)
Rybnik, Poland
Title Woman Grand Master, International Master
FIDE rating 2377
(No. 88 ranked woman in the January 2012 FIDE World Rankings)
Peak rating 2379 (November 2011)

Karina Szczepkowska-Horowska (born 28 October 1987 in Rybnik) is a Polish chess player.

She represented Poland at the World Championships and European Junior Chess Championship.[1][2] In 2003, she became the world vice champion in the U16 category.[3] She was a multiple medalist in the Polish Junior Championships and played in the Polish Women's Championship six times (in years 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010), taking fourth place three times. In September 2009, she participated in the 2nd Women World Team Chess Championship.[4] In January 2010 she was awarded the title of Woman Grand Master.[5] In September 2016 she was awarded the title of International Master.[6] In March 2017 she won bronze medal in Polish women's chess championship.[7]


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