Like clockwork, the virtual Chess in the Schools (CIS) summer camp materialized in front of my eyes at precisely 8:50am every morning. Hearing Shaun’s clarion voice welcoming the students as they poured into the zoom…
CBS Coverage of the 2019 All Girls NYC Chess Championship
CBS News covered the 2019 All Girls New York City Chess Championship at PS 11M on Saturday, March 2, 2019. The event nearly broke the record for the largest “All Girls” tournament in history! The morning of the event NYC had several inches of snow on the ground and this turned some schools away from participating. With that said, Chess in the School still had 400+ students attend to be one of the largest “All Girls” tournaments in history. Next year we expect to break the record and have at least 500 competitions.
Congrats to all the players and teams that competed!