John Graham won the USA Memory Championship for the first time. He bested other finalists Avi Chavda and Claire Wang but successfully recalling every card in two decks of cards shuffled together (104 in total). Congratulations to John and we wish you happiness and success with your wedding (which is only 12 days away).
Karen Pinson, Chief Operating Officer and the only female executive in the USA Memory Championship organization, is encouraged by the interest shown in memory skills by women in this year’s 20th anniversary event held for the first time at MIT Orlando, Florida: The USA Memory Championship is celebrating its 20th anniversary by announcing a […]
Michael Dottino, CFO of the USA Memory Championship has been named CEO of Brain in the Box Group, Inc., offering memory enhancing training programs to corporate managers. Orlando, Florida: This is an exciting time for American memory training and recognition. Not only is The USA Memory Championship celebrating its 20th anniversary by announcing a […]
Orlando, Florida: The USA Memory Championship is celebrating its 20th anniversary by announcing a partnership with MIT McGovern Institute for Brain Research. This year’s USA Memory Championship finals will be held on July 14, 2018, at 1 pm at the Kresge Auditorium, MIT. Tony Dottino, the founder, has entered into a rare collaboration with MIT […]
Former 2008 USA Memory Champion Chester Santos, known as the International Man of Memory, has agreed to become a sponsor for this year’s championship. Chester will present a cash prize to the winner of this year’s competition. For more information about Chester, please check out our Sponsors page.
The 2018 Individual Qualifying scores from March 17, 2018 were: The 2018 Team Qualifying scores from March 17, 2018 were: The final team Rankings after Championship rounds were: Cumberland Valley – Turtle Recall Hershey Team A Bergen County Academies – Brainiacs Richard Montgomery High School – Rockville Mnemonics Hershey Team B
Thank you to everyone who registered. We have a record setting number of competitors for this year’s event! The list of teams are: Hershey High School, Hershey, PA (3 teams) Hershey Middle School, Hershey, PA (3 teams) Cumberland Valley High School, Mechanicsburg, PA (2 teams) Torchlight Academy Middle School, Raleigh, NC Charter School of Wilmington, […]
Registration to compete in the 2018 event closes this Friday (March 2nd). If you have questions about the registration process, contact Karen Pinson at firstname.lastname@example.org
8:30 a.m. OPENING REMARKS BY TONY DOTTINO 8:45 a.m. 1st EVENT: MEMORIZATION POETRY 15 minute memorization, 20 minute recall 9:45 a.m. 2ND EVENT: MEMORIZATION FOR SPEED NUMBERS 5 minute memorization, 10 minute recall, 2 trials 10:45 a.m. SCORING UPDATE 11:00 a.m. 3RD EVENT: MEMORIZATION OF NAMES & FACES 15 minute memorization, 20 […]
8:30 a.m. Opening Remarks by TONY DOTTINO USAMC Founder, and NELSON DELLIS, Four Time USAMC Champion QUALIFYING ROUND EVENTS 8:45 a.m. 1st Event: NAMES AND FACES 15 minute memorization, 20 minute recall 9:45 a.m. 2ND Event: SPEED NUMBERS 5 minute memorization, 10 minute recall, 2 trials 10:55 a.m. ANNOUNCEMENT OF INITIAL RANKINGS 11:00 a.m. 3RD Event: […]