Events

15th annual Queen City Classic Cincinnati – March 11

March 14, 2016

The annual Queen city classic was held this year at the Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati between March 11 and…

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US Chess championship 2016

February 12, 2016

It’s that time of the year! The best players in the US are all set to fight each other in…

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Empowering the kids of Ferguson: #YourMoveChess

February 12, 2016

Your Move Chess, an after-school chess program created by Ascension and the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis…

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Millionaire Chess Open Tournament #3

February 1, 2016

Millionaire Chess Open, the brain-child of International Grandmaster Maurice Ashley, and his business partner Amy Lee, is a game changer…

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London Chess Classic, 2015.

December 15, 2015

Grand Master Maurice Ashley was one of the key commentators of the London Chess Classic, 2015 team along with GM…

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Showdown in St. Louis between Nakamura and Caruana, 2015

December 1, 2015

It was the height of chess tension, as America’s Chess super stars Hikaru Nakamura and Fabiano Caruana fought a duel…

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July 27- August 1 2015 – Match Summer Camp

August 2, 2015

World-class chess training using renowned Grandmaster Maurice Ashley’s revolutionary teaching methods. Campers learn from the Grandmaster as well as from…

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July 15-17 – Director’s Fellow Retreat for MIT Media Lab

July 20, 2015

Director’s Fellow retreat at the Media Lab on July 15-17 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Director’s Fellows program is creating a…

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The Moth: Jul 9, 2015

July 10, 2015

Maurice Ashley details his unorthodox education and the private chess match that defines him in this Moth story telling episode…

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October 8-11 2015 – Millionaire Chess Open Tournament #2

June 23, 2015

Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura has won the 2nd Millionaire Chess Open in Las Vegas by beating Le Quang Liem 1.5-0.5 in…

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