Sunday, May 19, 2019

BCC SUMMER TRAINING CAMP: SMITH CAMPUS CENTER // HARVARD SQUARE // CAMBRIDGE // MASSACHUSETTS //

SMITH CAMPUS CENTER
HARVARD SQUARE, CAMBRIDGE
OUTDOOR CHESS FOR THE SUMMER
CASUAL GAMES, CHESS INSTRUCTION,
BLITZ CHESS, CHESS FOR FUN, CHESS FOR LEARNING
Leo (blue) shares a few insights with Sebastian (red)
Leo is 60. Sebastian is 6. Chess for all ages
at Smith Center, Harvard Square Cambridge.
Andrei From (left,hat) brings fascination of chess to the kids.
Smith Campus Center, Chess Plaza.
[The weather was spectactular.]
 INDOOR VENUE
Captain Cliff trains for speed and accuracy.
Moise Y. Safra Welcome Pavilion 
Smith Campus Center

IN THE EVENING
Women chess experts: Ellen, black vs Ella.
Nick observes. A fascinating experience.
 
Ella plays black vs Billy Collins eating ice-cream.
Two games were played. Each player won one game,
with the white pieces.
[Rafik, sitting, observes intently.]
GOOD WEATHER, GOOD CHESS
EXPERT CHESS 
 Michelle Chen plays Yang Dai, both BCC tournament
players and both MIT graduates . . . 
CHESS INSTRUCTION AND COACHING
Proud mummy photographs her young boy
just starting out on his chess career. He will
play in the scholastic section of the Massachusetts
Open (state chess championship) next week!  Photo:ChessPress
EXPLORING THE POSSIBILITIES
Steve Stepak watches intently as his young student
finds the move. Photo:ChessPress
Kids play chess at Smith Center, Harvard Square
OUTDOOR FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY 
 
MAKING A POINT
Chess Prodigy Seth with Steve Stepak, Smith Campus Center
Chess Plaza, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA USA
CHESS OUTREACH
Steve Stepak engages enthralled kids of a Somerville
Field Trip, June 2019, Smith Campus Center
Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA USA
CONCEIVING THE PLAN 
 Steve Stepak teaches control of the center.
PRODIGY
 Steve Stepak plays black vs chess
prodigy from Taiwan, Sophie Tsai.
Sophie won every game she played up and down 
the Smith Center Campus Center
Harvard Square. Sophie is 11 years old and
will enter the 6th grade in Taipai in the Fall.
She has an uncanny and precise endgame
technique!! 
TENDER PERFECTION 
 Sophie
MASTER BLITZ
 Alex plays NM Joel Johnson visiting from Phoenix AZ
  CHESS HATS
STEVE.CHESS: SYNERGETICS
 COMMEMORATING THE US CHESS OPEN 1988
PHOTOS AND STORY
STEVE STEPAK

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