Chess NYC’s Play N Go™ events impact on a kids’ tournament play is beginning to “document.” These weekly Chess Leagues (along with inspirational prizes) also allow the occasional attendee to “drop-in” and play when they can. They provide a “sparring environment” and matches that “count” towards USCF Ratings, in a Chess Tournament setting, and it’s proving to be a brilliant approach to Championship preparation.
Director, Michael Propper and Team provide pre-game training and the
New York, NY - July 3, 2018 - Chess NYC was started by a frustrated chess enthusiast who saw how stagnant and suffocating the chess community could be. He soon brought in Michael Propper and Chess NYC was born. The goal is to learn how amazing, and exciting, the game of chess really is!
They could see why this would be difficult with the strict chess environment and the common misconception that chess is boring dragging down that goal. (If you know the game, there are fewer more exciting activities...If you don’t? Few are more boring lol)
Chess NYC's newest program led by our highest ranking Middle School and High Schoolers! Chess NYC has been breaking boundaries since it’s beginning in 2008. With a new philosophy for the chess world, Chess NYC is constantly bringing in new ideas and new programs to keep the chess world in motion. Chess NYC’s peer mentoring program is that next big step forward! The older peers are students who have excelled in Chess NYC’s program. They are in Middle School and High School and their high rankings qualify them for this program!
The best chess teachers in NYC! Teaching all ages...4 to 104