Master Mike plays six children in a simultaneous at The Chess festival held at Sinatra Park in Hoboken.
Right, New Jersey Scholastic State Chess Champion Curt Beck
from the Hoboken
Chess Academy plays legendary blitz champion Russian Paul. Paul is in the movie Serching for Bobby
Fisher and is the top player from the famous Washington square park.
Looking on right to left; James Arsenault, William Alston, unknown child, and Liudmil
Liudmilov. Beck, Alston, Arsenault and Liudmilovs combined remarkable State
Chess championships record are 43 wins 8 loses and 2 draws, placing in the top 4 each year. Alston
has won the top spot once and placed second another time. Beck has won top spot in his grade 3 times. Arsenault has played
board 1 for the championship 4 consecutive years.
Maxwell from the Hoboken Chess Academy plays Coach Bobby Stewart from the Kings Knights chess club in Jersey City.
The Hoboken Chess Club will be sponsoring a Chess Festival.