GM Sam Shankland Simul

/GM Sam Shankland Simul
Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

GM Sam Shankland Simul


Author, 2018 US Chess Champion, Mainstay of the US Olympic Team, Winner of the 2021 Prague Masters  with a performance rating of 2900, the best result in the tournament’s history!

A fundraiser for the Berkeley Chess School!

50 Boards! Reserve Yours!

(The odds will never be better!)

Sunday, July 24th, 1 pm

At the Berkeley Chess Center 2622 San Pablo Ave Berkeley, CA 94702

 (510) 843-0150


Open to children and adults. Grandmaster has white, but you must make your move immediately when he returns to your board. You must leave your board with a loss (but can stay and watch).  No prize money, only glory, but your board fee will be refunded if you win or draw! Covid 19 vaccinations are required, and masks will be worn.  Email proof of vaccination to!

 $50 a Board!


All profits go to improve ADA access to

The Berkeley Chess Center!