Fw: [Brookland] Gallaudet U. Chess Tournament 10-31-09 [1 Attachment]
FYI for the community. Mr. Bennett has an outstanding program for kids, youth. This program provides support for positive outcomes for our children. Pls. share. Thanks Vaughn! Gigi Ransom, Commissioner, 5C12.
--- On Fri, 10/23/09, Vaughn Bennett <vaughn_bennett@...> wrote:
From: Vaughn Bennett <vaughn_bennett@...>
Subject: [Brookland] Gallaudet U. Chess Tournament 10-31-09 [1 Attachment]
Date: Friday, October 23, 2009, 3:53 PMGood afternoon,I am writing to inform you of a free chess tournament to be held at Gallaudet University on October 31. (Please see attached and below.) I truly apologize for the late notification, but my email has not been allowing me to send anything out. Would you please forward the information to as many children, youth and young adults as possible? Thank you very much.Sincerely,Vaughn Bennett
The DC Public Schools, Gallaudet University
and the National Chess Academy
Saturday October 31, 2009
A FREE unrated tournament
4 Round Swiss Game in 30 Minutes
Student Academic Center
Room L 040 A&B
800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002
Primary (K – 3) (Primary will play 5 rounds); Elementary (K – 6);
Middle (K – 8); High School (K – 12); Open (Collegiate/ Adult)
Trophies and medals.
Trophies to top teams (top 4 from the same school/college) , top 3 individuals in each section, and top two females in each section.
Please pre-register via e-mail:
Please include player(s) name(s), grade, school, and the section(s) the player(s) will be entering.
October 31, registration runs 9:30am – 10:15am. 1st round begins at 10:30am.
Late arrivals will not receive a first round bye, so please arrive early!
No late entries permitted!
Please check website www.nationalchessac ademy.org or contact
Vaughn Bennett, 202-557-9516, or David Kane, 301-879-0654 for more information.