The game of chess has been a very sought after activity among all Greek people. Recently, Greek Ministry of Education declared on 25th April 2014 that chess is included in compulsory program for the primary schools. With careful thought the Ministry concluded that the chess curriculum meets the counseling and teaching quality criteria and academic suitability.
The historic Marshall Chess Club will organize the 7th New York International Chess Tournament, which will take place from June 18-22, 2014. The event will take place at a luxurious private club in Midtown Manhattan under perfect playing conditions.