EP#29: FM Wesley Wang
Feb 9th, 2021 by US Chess
Welcome to the February edition of One Move at a Time. Our guest today is FIDE Master Wesley Wang, who along with his brother Warren Wang founded the non-profit Chessanity in 2014, which has a mission to teach and promote chess among K-12 students around Long Island, New York to build self-esteem and cognitive outreach. Wesley has a peak rating of 2441 and has been Silver Medalist at the 2019 North American Youth Chess Championships (U18 Open) and 2016 North American Youth Chess Championships (U12 Open). He has been a member of the All-America Chess Team from 2016-2020, and a member of the 20176 and 2017 U.S. Amateur Team East Championship Teams. This just briefly touches on his many and varied chess accomplishments, and on top of this he is an accomplished badminton player and aspiring film maker. Welcome to One Move at a Time, Wesley Wang.