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Emmanuel Baptist Church

address  1515 E. College Way
 Mount Vernon, WA  98273
phone (360) 424-1173

Open Chess Challenge with chess master Dr. Jonathan Sarfati

Open Chess Challenge with chess master Dr. Jonathan Sarfati

For the Family, Seminar
Dr. Sarfati will play up to 30 chess players at once. Players are selected on a first come basis and must bring their own chess board to the tournament. Register for this chess challenge at Spectators are welcome. Dr. Sarfati Ph.D., F.M. is an accomplished chess master and a former New Zealand Chess Champion, representing New Zealand in three Chess Olympiads (he drew with Boris Spassky, world champion 1969-1972). In 1988, the International Chess Federation awarded him the title of F.I.D.E. Master (FM). He has played multiple chess matches while blindfolded. He more regularly plays multiple sighted challengers, up to 20 – 30 at a time. He has performed this feat, against up to 12 challengers at once, at several major international conferences. Dr. Sarfati is a scientist with a Ph.D. in physical chemistry and quantum physics. He works for Creation Ministries International as a lecturer, scientist, and writer, showing how Christians can believe the Bible from cover to cover—especially when it comes to Genesis and creation vs. evolution.
Event Info: (360) 293-2731
Ages: Children thru Seniors
Price: Free
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 • Sat 2/23/19 at 1pm-4pm