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9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open

9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Bethesda Fountain's Angel of the Waters overlooks the action
Bethesda Fountain's Angel of the Waters overlooks the action
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Checking his time
Checking his time
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
The view from above
The view from above
Scores of competitors concentrate on the game
Scores of competitors concentrate on the game
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Getting an early start
Getting an early start
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
A crowd gathers to watch a match
A crowd gathers to watch a match
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Watch and learn
Watch and learn
International Master Yury Lapshun plays a round of speed chess
International Master Yury Lapshun plays a round of speed chess
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Ed Feldman, event organizer
Ed Feldman, event organizer
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Commissioner Benepe speaks to the crowd
Commissioner Benepe speaks to the crowd
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Children compete
Children compete
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Young gamers
Young gamers
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Good sports
Good sports
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Staring down a competitor
Staring down a competitor
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Trophies
Trophies
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Winners
Winners
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
Men's Winners
Men's Winners
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
A proud winner
A proud winner
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
A chess champion
A chess champion
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open
9th Annual Chess-in-the-Parks Rapid Open

Directions to Central Park

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PlaygroundsEast 72nd St Playground

The East 72nd St Playground is closed for construction. It will reopen this summer. Central Park Conservancy is renovating the playground to improve its accessibility and connection to the park's landscape. Please visit the Central Park Conservancyfor more information.

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