Josh Waitzkin - Alan Howard Foundation Series

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Josh Waitzkin is an 8-time US National Chess Champion, 2-time World Champion in Tai Chi Chuan Push Hands, and a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt.

Josh’s journey to winning his first National Chess Championship was made famous in the 1993 film Searching for Bobby Fischer, which was based on the highly acclaimed book of the same title written by Fred Waitzkin.

Josh will be discussing his passion for the outer limits of the learning process and the revolution of the education system through his non-profit foundation, The Art of Learning Project.

£10 ticket includes post-event drink/nibbles (full price ticket is £25)

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Generously supported by Alan Howard (CC Parent '19 & '21)


October 10, 2017 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm


341-351 Finchley Rd
London NW3 6ET
United Kingdom

Maria Shiao

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