White Knight Awards

                 

  The categories are:

   1) Queening:  This award is given to a new player that demonstrates a high level of mastery of this great game. 
   
   2) Back to the Future:  This award is given to a player who demonstrates their great form from years passed.
 
   3) True Grit:  This award is given to a player who shows their toughness at the board.

   4) Dark Horse: This award is given to the "outsider" who bursts onto the scene and shows everyone they can play with the top players.

   5) MVP: Most Valuable Player. This award is given to the player who demonstrates that they are a cut above the rest.

   6) Trailblazer: This award is given to the persons or foundation who comes up with a great new concept to promote this great game.

   7) Kings:  This award goes to the persons or company  that brings chess to the masses.

 

 

These awards are symbolic in nature.