4 Irving Place
Union Square, NY 10003
Description: At the USA Memory Championship, "Mental Athletes" from around the country compete in brain-breaking events including the memorization of a string of 500 random numbers, two decks of shuffled cards, over 100 names and faces, an unpublished poem with all its punctuation, and more. The winner will represent the USA at the World Memory Championships in the fall of 2013.
To compete, register at usamemorychampionship.com. First-timers welcome, no pre-qualification necessary, must be a US citizen, ages: 12-100+.
Spectators Welcome: Free Admission For more information: usamemorychampionship.com.