- Posted June 10, 2012 by
Chess tournement in Iceland - minister looses
- Jareen, CNN iReport producer
It is held to promote chess for schools.
The minister of Education,Katrín Jakobsdóttir, took the first match , and as you can see on the video - she lost .
The presidents wife ,Dorrit Mousaieff ,made the first move when the tournement opened --- great fun and great chess being played in Reykjavik.
The challengers where children of all ages, and the oponests,where members of parliamnet,city officials and a minister of education --- the children won most of the matches .