Chess NYC = 4 National Championships

Chess NYC = 4 National Championships

Dec 10, 2015, 7:59 PM |

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The 2015 Grade National Championships were a huge success "across the board"for Chess NYC Programs. 

The Chess NYC  "Team First" philosophy propelled a select Network of Chess NYCPrograms  to an incredible 4 National Championships! 
Outperforming, powerhouse programs from throughout the U.S.A, Chess NYCproved, yet again that through hard work, "tried and true" training methods and Team Commitment that...nothing is impossible! 

Brooklyn's I.S. 318 set the pace once again, claiming both the 7th and 8th gradeNational Championships while Chelsea Prep/P.S. 33 "flexed their muscles" too, taking home clear 1st Place in the 5th Grade National Championship! The Lower Lab's Lions jumped further onto the National stage for just their 2nd Year of NationalCompetition, claiming the The Title of 1st Grade National Champion and not far behind these National Championship performances were the consistently solid PS 11 Chelsea ChessMates, who claimed an impressive Top 5 in a very competitive 4th Grade National Championship Section, their Top Finish Ever!
A special thank you to our great Chess NYC Nationals Coaching Staff on a job well done!!! You exhibited inspirational, true leadership through the entire Event! 
All in all (another) rewarding weekend for everyone! Ever forward!!!

(Lets Take it Home for #NYC)
Chelsea Prep 5th Grade National Champions

Our Chelsea Prep Program travelled with 3 Grade Section Teams anchored by the 5th grade NationalChampions!


Learning from veteran leadership 3rd grade team emerged as a top 10 team in the United States, while our 2nd grade team performed strong all weekend and and looks forward to strong return to the Big Stage!  

I.S. 318 7th Grade National Champions

The "Storied" Team from Brooklyn Wins Again! Led by incredible performances from Justin, Steven, Katrina and Kunchok I.S 318, once again claimed the 7th grade NationalChampionship! #Brooklyncastle 

I.S. 318 8th Grade National Champions

Brooklyn Castle Does it again! Led by Arjun, Vicki, Li & Wang I.S. 318 Dominated the 8th Grade section and won by an incredible 4.5 points #incredible 

Lower Lab 1st Grade National Champions
The Lower Lab Lion Team took nationals by storm! Our strong 1st grade team battled all weekend to claim the 1st GradeNational Championship title in a very competitive section. Leading by example, our 3rd grade veterans claimed 7th place and are eager to return even stronger!
PS 11 Top 5 4th Grade Nationals

The PS 11 Chelsea ChessMates keep getting stronger!

Each year we score higher and higher. Players continue to get better. This year we placed Top 5 in the tough 4th GradeNational Championships Section! A true Team effort, all of our players "contributed to the mix" for a proud team score!

Chess NYC's National Champions!
The Chess NYC veterans and team leaders Justin William and Sumit Dhar prepare for their final matches! Both players claimNational Championships proving they the Nation's best in their respective grades!

5th Grade National Champion - Sumit Dhar
12th Grade National Champion - Justus Williams
About Chess NYC!

Chess NYC offers a unique brand of Chess Instruction for all levels, beginners to advanced. Tried, true and tested teaching methods by handpicked and trained Team members with a commitment to excellence, ensures every student receives appropriate instruction based on their individual needs. Chess NYC students range in ages from 4 - 104 and their chess needs range accordingly. Chess NYC boasts students ranging from those first being introduced to the game, as well as Experts and Masters looking to gain an edge in tournament competition...and everything else in between! At Chess NYC the emphasis is on the sport, fun and growth!