A more competitive and sporting environment for Chess players promises to be life changing for those committed to play. While still Chess NYC FUN, this is a serious one, only those committed to successfully competing in the game of Chess should enroll in this more rigorous opportunity. Day to day coaching will be provided by GM Mark Paragua with support from Chess NYC Master Majur Juac and a host of other Masters, Candidate Masters and Super Expert Coaches! Exciting special guests stop by too! A day or week of rigorous coaching, Chess play and social time will prepare everyone to be their very (Chess) best and provide a decided edge on the competition
About GM Mark Paragua:
Mark is a tremendous addition to the Chess NYC's Strong Coaching Staff! At the age of 20 Mark became the youngest Filipino Grandmaster of all time! Currently USCF 2646, this achievement makes him a top active player in the United States! Mark also represents the Philippines in international competitions and has established himself as a team leader for many years!
Mark's humble demeanor and unique approach to competitive chess makes him the perfect GM to join the Chess NYC Community!
2016 boasts one of our strongest Competititive Edge Lineups ever! (New Special GM's Too)
Upper East Side | PS 183, E 67th, York/1st