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A total of 5,335 young people traveled to Nashville, TN to play in the fifth edition of
SuperNationals, making it the biggest rated chess tournament in history. The US Chess Scoop spoke to a wide range of participants including the High School Champion, Atulya Shetty, captain of the High School Championship team Edward R Murrow, Aleksander Ostrovskiy, and members of the K-8 Championship team, Masterman. Luke Harmon-Vellotti and John Hughes, also tied for second place, appear as well. The US Chess Fed team also talked to Pobo Efekoro and Rochelle Ballantyne from the documentary Brooklyn Castle and a budding film-make. Anjana Murali talked about her camps to promote women in chess and FM Elliott Liu about game analysis for chess.com.
Did you see all the photos and videos that Chess Queen™ Alexandra Kosteniuk post at www.chessqueen.com. The 12th Women's Chess Championship was invited to the SuperNationals for a simul, book-signing, and chess fun activities.
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