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|Rapid Chess Challenge Comes To New York Oct. 28|
|October 22, 2012|
A new event comes to New York City’s vibrant chess community...
The “Rapid Chess Challenge”.
October 28, 2012
Deadline to register is October 26, 2012.
Chess Educators is honored to organize the 2012 New York City Rapid Chess Challenge. Rosneft is sponsoring four events for junior chess players in the months of October and November of 2012. These events are taking place in London, New York City, Geneva and Beijing.
London has already launched their event and now it's time for chess players in New York City to celebrate chess in the city that never sleeps.
This tournament has some very special features:
NO ENTRY FEE. FREE CHESS T-SHIRT FOR ALL PLAYERS.
A NEVER-DONE-BEFORE-FEATURE JUST IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN - CHESS FACE PAINTING!
SPONSORSHIP BY ROSNEFT.
OPEN TO STUDENTS GRADES K-12 FROM NEW YORK AND SURROUNDING STATES.
The USCF quick rating and FIDE rapid chess rating will be used to sanction this tournament. For more information about this event, please visit our website at www.chesseducators.com
The New York City event will be held at the United Nations International School "UNIS", located at 24-50 FDR Drive, New York, New York 10010.
For complete tournament details and registration, please visit us at www.chesseducators.com.