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    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

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  • 620X420 camp kids

    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

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    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

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  • 620x420 meets

    Four awesome , purple-representing teams played in the name of Chess NYC at the Amateur Team Tournament in Parsippany, New Jersey this past weekend for President’s Day. With 315 four-person teams in attendance, there was no shortage of people at the

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    For Immediate Release:

    This (pretty cool) Introduction to Chess is just the beginning! Chess NYC's New copyrighted Head Start Curriculum is a "long time coming".

    Capitalizing on Children's universal interests and thereby ability to focus... ...Coaches are able to accelerate

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  • UpperEastSideSummerCamp

    Overflowing with supervision, special attention to those with greater commitment levels to chess, as well as those who need an extra boost are a few of the advantages of this (Chess) Fun!

    That and great play send campers home well

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    We're Famous! The Sequel!! lol

    We are in the first few minutes and the piece is pretty apt in it's portrayal of Chess NYC philosophy (Sound Familiar?) 

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    Chess NYC's  Network of Schools enjoyed continued success @ The 2016 Elementary National Championships in Nashville Tennessee! Tireless preparation paid dividends for Individuals, Teams & their Coaches! Over 2250 Players from across the USA competed making it one of the largest

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  • Lower Lab Chess

    Nashville, Tennessee: In impressive fashion, The PS 77 Lower Lab Lions have won The 2016 K/1 National Championship . This comes on the back of Grade & State Championships! Their amazing team has received global coverage as it has been featured

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