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Shell Youth Active Chess Honors NCR Leg’s Youngest Player

Four-year old Kaye Ann de Leon was hailed as the youngest player during the nine-round Swiss system tournament of the 18th Shell National Youth Active Chess Championship National Capital Region Leg held recently at SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City.
SNYACC NCR Youngest Player

The four-year old player impressed the crowd with her innocent but fearless presence while moving pieces on the chessboard during the two-day tournament.

Shell Active Chess is an annual programme of Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation which supports the empowerment of the Filipino youth, in line with the company’s commitment to sustainable development. It is sanctioned by the National Chess Federation of the Philippines, and supported by Shell V-Power, Shellane, Shell Helix, and McDonald's, in partnership with SM Megamall, SM Supermalls, Cagayan Colleges Tuguegarao, Central Philippine University Iloilo, University of San Carlos Cebu, and Cagayan de Oro City Tourism.