Posted August 26, 2014 by & filed under Blog, Press Releases.

SOURCE: The United States Chess Federation

Brownsville is Chess City of the Year 2014 from Brownsville.TV on Vimeo.

Brownsville, Texas was recognized as the Chess City of the Year, both at the Annual Awards Ceremony at the US Open (Orlando, Florida, July 26-August 3) and also in a presentation to the Brownsville mayor and city Commissioners on August 19th. Russell Harwood, chess program director at University of Texas at Brownsville said, “They were very pleased and honored to receive the award!”

View the full awards list.