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CHESSBOXING: The King's Discipline

A project in Toronto, Canada by David Bitton / Anonymous Pineapple Prods
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The first feature-length documentary to explore the bizarre and exciting new sport of Chessboxing.
Backers: 263
Average Pledge Per Backer: $135

Funded: $35,522 of $35,000
Dates: Jun 12th -> Jul 17th (35 days)
Project By: David Bitton / Anonymous Pineapple Prods
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Latest News

WE. DID. IT.

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
As of exactly 8:35 (EDT) this morning, We are officially FUNDED!!!  Not only that, but we hit the goal while I was on the radio and I had the supreme honour of being able to thank you all on the air!   The support you have all shown me over the 35... (Read More)

$10 = Happy dance!

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
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WOW!!! Within Arm's Reach!!!

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Today has been insane. A TV appearance on the biggest English local news channel in Montreal. 23 new backers (and counting) since midnight last night. 4 people increased their pledges. Countless tweets, shares and Likes. Despite this amazing and... (Read More)

Indiewire Project of the Week!

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
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Cracked $20 000 - only HOURS to go & NEW REWARDS!

July 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Some good news in the past two days regarding the campaign! First of all, thanks to our latest wonderful backers (there was an awesomely huge flurry of you a couple of days ago!), earlier today we cracked $20 000!  This is great as that... (Read More)

Please vote! We're neck and neck!

July 13th - via: kickstarter.com
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Vote for Chessboxing for Indiewire's Project of the Week!

July 12th - via: kickstarter.com
A big thank you and welcome to all of our latest backers!   This is just a quick update to ask you to please vote for the Chessboxing doc to be Indiewire's Project of the Week!   It will only take a few seconds and will make a huge difference to... (Read More)

50% down, 50% to go, 6 days to do it!

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
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Indiewire Project of the Day!

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
What a morning! First of all, a big heartfelt thanks to our latest backers - we're chessboxing our way ever closer to that 50% mark.  If we can get there by end of day tomorrow, things will be looking good for this final week. My usual routine... (Read More)

Look Ma, I'm on TV!

July 5th - via: kickstarter.com
As promised, my appearance on the awesome geek news show InnerSpace last night. I couldn't be happier with how this turned out!  Big thanks to host Ajay Fry and the whole team at the show for being true champions of Chessboxing! I'll let you watch... (Read More)

TV Appearance Tonight!

July 4th - via: kickstarter.com
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Home Stretch - Keep Chess-Boxing on Top!

July 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
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Two Weeks to Go!

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello honorary Chessboxers!  First off, a huge thank you to all those who helped contribute to the campaign so far! Your support and encouragement has meant the world to me. We came roaring out of the gate and managed to raise just under $11,500 in... (Read More)

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