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Hello all! I hope everyone is well. I just wanted to highlight a few upcoming events.
There are a couple more Shining Knights events (April 26th and May 17th.)
June will be fairly light, but July should be interesting. I expect to be teaching a couple of camps for Shining Knights in Methacton and Downingtown. There will also be a couple of guest lectures by Dov Gorman. These are only for players rated over 1200 and one lesson will focus on endings and the other on strategic planning. Please contact me if you are interested in attending. I will probably be running a small one day event in July as well.
August starts with the Holly Heisman Memorial on the 3rd. That page will shortly be updated with information about donors and participants. August 16th - 17th (and possibly Friday the 15th) will be a multi day event consisting of several state championships and will give players a chance to play at least 25(!!) rated games with many scholastic trophies. There will be lots more information coming over the next couple of weeks.
A team scholastic event in Shippensburg is just in the beginning stages of planning, but it will likely be Columbus Day weekend.
My move to Exton, PA is finally wrapping up and we (my wife, myself, and the animals), are very happy to be here. The fall has several exciting events coming up including three Shining Knights tournaments and a new major Philadelphia tournament. Also, the 2015 (please note the date) State Scholastic will be in Lancaster, PA!! More information on all of these events, to be forthcoming.
I am very pleased to announce that the Aloha Math Company in Frazer, PA at 17 Ravine Road, is going to allow us to start running not only tournaments, but also a chess club as well! The Tri-Bridges Club meets on Tuesdays, from 7 to 9.
If you have any questions, please email me or call 484-948-5692.
is extremely proud of my three students who played in the K-3 state championship. Aneesh came in 11th, Jack came in 6th, and Shawn is the new K-3 state champion. They all deserve a tremoundous amount of credit for working so hard. I would like to add that Evan finished 10th in the 7th to 12th U1000 section.
Mind's Eye Press would like to extend thanks to the Dan Heisman Chess Support Fund for all the assistance in making our tournaments such a success!
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