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February 11, 2000

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT Chess Champion will Play up to 50 Opponents Simultaneously

WHEN Saturday, February 19
12-12:30 p.m. Registration 1-4 p.m. Matches

WHERE Albin O. Kuhn Library
7th Floor
Directions and campus map available here.

DETAILS The UMBC Chess Team isn't satisfied with winning their third Pan-Am Intercollegiate Chess Championship in four years -- they need another challenge.

All are invited to take on chess team captain and International Master-elect Eugene Perelshteyn in a simultaneous chess match. Perelshteyen will play up to 50 opponents at once Saturday, February 19 on the 7th floor of the Albin O. Kuhn Library.

Entry fee is $10 for adults, $5 for those under 20 years old and $2 for those under 12 years old.

Posted by dwinds1 at February 11, 2000 12:00 AM