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The Big Payback -24 Hour Blitz Marathon with Coach Todd to help raise funds for the NCC

When:
Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 6:00 PM until Thursday, May 7, 2020, 6:00 PM
Contact(s):
Todd D Andrews
Category:
Lectures
Registration is closed



Wednesday, May 6th (6:00 PM Central Standard Time) until Thursday, May 7th (6:00 PM Central Standard Time)

 

LIVESTREAM EVENT -https://www.twitch.tv/musiccitymaster

 

GAMES WILL BE PLAYED IN LIVE CHESS ON CHESS.COM

 

 

Beginning at 6:00 PM Central Standard Time on Wednesday, May 6th, 10-Time and Current Tennessee State Chess Champion (FM) Todd Andrews (@MusicCityMaster) with attempt a 24-hour straight, blitz chess marathon as part of the 2020 Big Payback. The Big Payback is a 24-hour online fundraising event for 988 Middle-Tennessee non-profits, including the Nashville Chess Center.

The MusicCityMaster will take on all comers in speed chess time controls between 3-0 and 5-0. We will also have tons of special guests, live music performances, theatrics and lots of fun - such as:

GM Alexander Shabalovat 8:00 PM Central Standard Time -Current US Senior Champion and 4-Time US Champion

WGM Jennifer Shahade -https://jennifershahade.com/

NM Peter Giannatos-Executive Director of Charlotte Chess Center -https://www.charlottechesscenter.org/

https://www.twitch.tv/charlottechesscenter

FM Craig Jones-Chess Coach and Former NC State Champion

FM John Bick- Former TN and LA State Champion

Aaron Caveny(Mzungu) -https://www.twitch.tv/mzungu94

Live Music from Kurt Ozan- steel guitarist and multi-instrumentalist for Luke Combs -https://www.kurtozan.com/

Live Music from Mark Leamon- Chess Artist and Blues guitarist -https://www.facebook.com/mark.leamon.37

...and many more special guests! Come help us raise some money for chess during the COVID-19 economic situation.

 

 

Important Links:

 

Now Playing Nashville -https://www.nowplayingnashville.com/event/nashville-chess-centers-big-payback-drive/

 

www.NashvilleChess.org- Home of the Nashville Chess Center

 

Donate here:https://www.thebigpayback.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation_org&fwID=144