Master Class by Legendary Boris Gelfand
Sunday, August 9th 3:30 – 5:30pm
Pepela, 104 East 30th St. (Park Ave South), New York, NY 10016
Pepela New York – a taste of Georgia:

Event Venue, Lounge and Restaurant featuring Traditional and Modern Georgian cuisine

This Mater Class will be based in part on Mr. Gelfand’s 2012 World Championship Match with Anand and his newly released book ‘Positional Decision Making in Chess’.
It is to be followed by Q&A session and book signing.
Best suited for players rated 1700+

Boris Gelfand2012 World Championship finalist
Six-time World Championship Candidate (1991, 1994-95, 2002, 2007, 2011, 2013)

Won the World Cup 2009 and the 2011 Candidates Tournament
World’s former #3

Admission: $100

Players listed as top 10 on any of the USCF top 100 lists for ages 10 and up $25 off

The Master class will be followed by an optional informal dinner (not included in the admission). Pepela New York featuring Traditional and Modern Georgian cuisine and a Sunday Opera

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Space is limited. Please Note: There is No On-site registration
For additional information: Email:; Tel.: (516) 225-0600