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GM Timur Gareev Blindfold Simultaneous Chess Exhibition Part 1 April 23, 2012

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Published on Apr 29, 2012

GM Timur Gareev performs blindfold simultaneous exhibition with 4 boards at the Laura Bush Library hosted by Checkmate Kids Chess Club in Austin TX. GM Timur Gareev won all 4 games. Franc Guadalupe (seen at the begining of the video) introduces GM Timur Gareev to the audience. Julia Hall (seen in the blue shirt) makes the moves for Timur.
GM Timur Gareev (24 years old) played against 4 players simultaneously while blindfolded on the evening of April 23, 2012; all 4 games finished in 1 hour 3 minutes with 4-0 wins. Although with noise and people walking around him, he was able to concentrate and finish all games with such incredible speed without any errors. This was GM Timur Gareev's first time attempt at blindfold chess, and first time attempt at blindfold simul. At the end of Part 2 video, he mentioned "we should try 10 to 15 boards next time".
Next attempt will be on May 21st, 2012 at the same place, same time with double or triple amount of players. So stay tuned for more exciting videos!

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