Saturday, July 28, 2012

FM Victor Shen to Lecture at Marshall CC

The Marshall Chess Club presents a reception and lecture honoring FIDE master Victor Shen.

FIDE master Victor Shen is one of the country’s most promising chess players. His successes include victories at the 2010 World Open (U2400) and the 2012 Liberty Bell Open in Philadelphia. Victor just achieved the best tournament performance of his career at the Marshall’s 5th New York International for which he was awarded his final IM - and first GM - norm. His USCF and FIDE ratings reached all time highs of 2569 and 2425 respectively. In his first lecture at the Marshall, Victor will present and analyze his best games of the tournament and talk about his experiences and challenges at the event.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Reception at 7pm

Lecture at 7:30pm

Free to club members, guest fee $10

Refreshments will be served.

Marshall Chess Club
23 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10011
Phone 212-477-3716
Fax 212-995-9281