Megan Owens - record breaker
The following is a translated article from the Turin Olympiad web site.
Translation by Diana Adams.
The youngest female player at the Olympiad
The youngest female player in the Chess Olympiad is 11 years and 5 months old. She is Megan Owens and she comes from Wales. The young Welsh girl arrived today and takes the record of the youngest player from the Chinese Lin. Megan is the Welsh team’s reserve. Besides Owens and Lin, the other youngest players are... Marina Brunello and the Chinese Hou Yfan...