Need for Speed (Chess) πŸš—
Guess what the grand prize is for winning the the India Speed Chess Championship?

Need for Speed (Chess) πŸš—


It's a beautiful (or cold, depending on where you live) Monday and things are feeling fast and furious over at ChessKid! 😎 Let's jump right into it.

Play in the India Speed Chess Championship, Meet Vishy!

The title says it all! The inaugural ChessKid Speed Chess Championship of India will last from January 15th - 19th, 2020, and 10 lucky ChessKids will win the ULTIMATE prize: the opportunity to meet legendary five-time world champ Viswanathan Anand. Anand is a national icon, and ChessKid's Chief Mentor of India. 

Eligible Participants:

  • Age: 15 or younger (born on or after January 1, 2005)
  • Location: resides in India and goes to school in India and plays from India
  • Account: Must have (or make) a ChessKid kid account and join this club

A word to the Vishy fans who are ChessKid parents: the winners get to bring one parent, and the prize includes airfare for both of you! πŸ˜‰

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