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Event Name Chess Boxing Charity Gala Ticket Price: 25.00
Location Newcastle Civic Centre Tickets Left: 50
Date 27/04/2013 Contact No 07554887294
Time 7PM Link (Inc www.):
Duration Hours  

Newcastle University Chess Society with the support of Newcastle University and AB Connexions are hosting a Chess Boxing Charity Gala on Saturday 27th April 2013 at the Civic Centre. This is a black tie event and itís the first of its kind to be done outside of the capital city in the United Kingdom making it a truly exceptional and a one of a kind event.

Chess Boxing is a Hybrid Sport where there are alternating rounds of both chess and boxing. We will have both professional and university bouts and there will be food and drink served throughout the evening. There will also be a raffle throughout the evening.

The event is a charity gala and we are supporting a range of charities including two local charities including Percy Hedley Foundation and Sara Charlton Charity Foundation.

Short Description

A hybrid sport combining chess with boxing in alternating rounds of between 2-6 minutes. This is a fast growing international sport with most events taking place in Berlin and London. This is the premiere event for the North which will be celebrated in style.

black tie event. Ticket price includes buffet supper.

Added By Sheila Coltman


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