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3rd Chess Tournament with Quebec Liberal MNA Monsef Derraji

3rd Chess Tournament with Quebec Liberal MNA Monsef Derraji

Saturday, May 11 , 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Welcome to the Nelligan Chess Tournament, where brains battle it out on the checkered battlefield!

On May 11, we’re rolling out the red carpet for all you chess aficionados, whether you’re a seasoned grandmaster or a rookie ready to rock. Get ready for a day packed with more twists and turns than a knight’s move!

In the heart of Kuper Academy’s gymnasium, prepare to flex your mental muscles and strategize like never before. Whether you’re here to defend your honor or just dip your toes into the chessy waters, we’re thrilled to have you in the mix.

Big shoutout to all the players, organizers, partners, and special guests who’ve made this event possible. Your passion and dedication are the real MVPs, ensuring today will be a smash hit.

So, let’s dive in and make some memories! May your moves be sharp, your strategies sly, and your laughter contagious. And remember, win or lose, it’s all about the fun and the friendships forged over the board.

Welcome to the Nelligan Chess Tournament! Let the games begin!

PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS

KUPER ACADÉMIE
MARGARET MANSON
ÉMILE NELLIGAN
ACADÉMIE MARIE-CLAIRE
ÉCOLE JACQUES BIZARD
ÉCOLE JONATHAN WILSON
ÉCOLE SAINTE-GENEVIÈVE OUEST
CEGEP GÉRALD GODIN
TERRY FOX ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
ST-ANTHONY SCHOOL
ÉCOLE SAINT-GÉRARD
ÉCOLE MURIELLE DUMONT
ÉCOLE CHARLEMAGNE
ÉCOLE DE L’ALTITUDE

Mr. Derraji is deeply passionate about this game and is eager to share this passion with the youth of the county by allowing them to learn about chess from a different perspective. This tournament will bring together all young players from the schools of Nelligan, including your school. They will have the opportunity to compete in a friendly manner and also receive distinctions that will accompany them throughout their academic journey. All participants will receive recognition, but only one student will earn the Nelligan Deputy Trophy!

PRIZES

A trophy will be awarded to the winners of each section! A medal will be awarded to the second and third place of each section.

Certificate of recognition from the National Assembly.

Participation gift offered to all students participating in the
tournament.

The entire day will be covered on the media platforms of the Nelligan Deputy.

Date and Time

Saturday, May 11 , 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Event registration closed.
 

Registration End Date

Monday, May 6
Free

Location

Kuper Academy High School, Edmond Street, Kirkland, QC