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Leili Pärnpuu

Country Soviet Union
Born January 30, 1950
Haapsalu, Estonia
Title Woman International Master

Leili Pärnpuu (born January 30, 1950 in Haapsalu, Estonia) is an Estonian chess player who five times won the Estonian Chess Championship for women. Woman International Master (1990).

Chess career

In the Estonian Chess Championship Leili Pärnpuu won 5 gold medals (1975, 1979, 1980, 1986, 1990), 10 silver medals (1976-1977, 1984, 1991, 1993-1995, 2002, 2004, 2009) and 6 bronze medals (1978, 1988, 1996, 2000-01, 2008). Three times played for Estonia in Soviet Team chess championship (1981, 1983, 1985).

Leili Pärnpuu played for Estonia in Chess Olympiads:

Personal life

By profession Leili Pärnpuu is an economist. In 1990s she worked in the Police and Border Guard Board of the Republic of Estonia.