EAGLE Chess Academy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, established to promote and teach the game of chess, passing on educational, recreational, and social benefits to scholastic aged children in the MD/DC metropolitan area. Their primary educational objective for teaching chess to children is to help improve their ability to think effectively.
The tournament was held at D' Light Skate N Palace, 3132 Branch Ave in Temple Hills, MD.
1st Place: Theodore Jones with a $300 Award
2nd Place: David Paulina with a $200 Award
3rd Place: Zack Kinney with a $100 Award
Additionally, Gabriel Vilarrubi, James Fabunmi, Reggie Pearson, and Herman Barber won entry fees into our next tournament.
Special thanks to the co-sponsor, Tim Taylor, owner and operator of D'Light Skate N Palace, who also believes in the importance of children and education. That combined with his love for chess made him decide to offer space in his facility for monthly Open and Scholastic tournaments that will broaden young people's exposure to chess.
Founded in 2004 by Ted Fagan, EAGLE Chess Academy currently is the largest organization promoting and providing chess instruction in PG County and one of the largest in the state of Maryland, having impacted thousands of youth and their families.
Everyone is invited to participate in the next tournament to be held on Saturday, September 8th so you too can Enjoy A Great Learning Experience.
EAGLE Chess Academy