HWIS Student Wins Avenues Chess Tournament!

Oct 6, 2014  Written By Courtney Evenson

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Chess ChampionCharles, one of our kindergarteners, represented HudsonWay Immersion School at the Avenues Chess Tournament in New York City yesterday. We congratulate him on winning the K-1 U400 (USCF Under 400 rating) section of the tournament!

Charles won 3 out of 4 matches and was the only kindergartner in a field of 7 other first graders. In addition to instruction at the St. Nicholas Chess Club, Charles currently receives Chess training from NYChess Kids, part of our After School Enrichment program.