Please find an article about chessboxing with photos of our founder in the NY Times and then join us at Gleason’s Gym (77 Front St, Brooklyn, NY 11201) tonight (June 8th) at 7ish for chessboxing along with Gleason’s National Masters Amateur competition. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/08/sports/in-chessboxing-beware-of-left-hooks-jabs-and-en-passants.html
Please get your tickets here to our May 25th event: http://lachessboxing-efbevent.eventbrite.com/ Limited seating!
LA Weekly covered our chessboxing for charity event in which fighters squared off to support The Tiziano Project or Kanere Refugee News Service. Read the article here: http://blogs.laweekly.com/arts/2013/02/chessboxing_tuxedo_tyrants_club_tiziano_project.php
We have a new custom-welded gym created by the sublimely talented Venice crew at http://ballerbuilt.blogspot.com/2012/04/speed-bag.html. Founder and champion Andrew ‘The Fightin’ Philanthropist’ McGregor will train you to chess and/or fight for a tax-deductible contribution to The Tiziano Project: http://tizianoproject.org/get-involved/. Contact info[at]lachessboxing.com for more information!
Hello, We’re pleased to announce that every Saturday at noon our team will be training at Ten/Nine Fitness in Marina Del Rey. Location: 4224 Glencoe Ave. Unit C Marina del Rey, CA 90292 (On the left side of the building with the green awning) Please come out and give the sport a try!
We created a chessboxing for charity night with the Tuxedo Tyrants benefitting The Tiziano Project. The event was chronicled by Fast Company. You may find the article here: http://www.fastcompany.com/1749816/syyn-labs-hacks-saturday-night-fun Thanks to the chessboxers and an amazing crowd!
January 11th, 2010 by McGregor Hello everyone, Welcome to North America’s first chessboxing club. Here’s a little about why I started the club and what we’re going to do. Technology has reached a point where no human can beat computers at chess and the sport of kings is dominated by machines. The culture of boxing [...]