NEW World Memory Champion Crowned

The difference between being a World Memory Champion or the runner up was just one second at the 24th World Memory Championships which has just finished  in the in the giant domed conference centre of the Jintang Hengda hotel in China. Alex Mullen became the first USA...

Day Two at the World Memory Championships

Day Two report With only the final day to go in the 24th World Memory Championships , a Tsunami of new world records has swept across host city Chengdu. The records have poured in under the Overall, Junior and Kids categories of the various disciplines. This is ample...

Living Memory

The Living memory story from World Memory Championships  A young Chinese college girl was recommended for admission to a university graduate school. When she entered the university, her score at the university ranked her 400th. She wanted to do much better, so started...

Day One of the World Memory Championships

‎On the very first day of the twenty fourth World Memory Championships in Chengdu established longstanding world records already began to fall, as Poet John Milton Metaphorically put it, like the leaves in Vallombrosa. After Completion of Names and Faces, Binary...

Opening of the 2015 World Memory Championships

On Tuesday December fifteen the twenty fourth World Memory Championships were declared open in an impressive three hour ceremony in the giant domed conference centre of the Jintang Hengda hotel. The ceremony featured a Smorgasbord of traditional Chinese Cultural...

What the sport of Memory all about?

The Mind Sport of Memory is both a fun, valuable hobby, as well as an amateur sport. At the fun end of memory, informal competitions take place in Brain Clubs and in other Mind Sport groups taking many different forms. At a competitive level, there are specific...

Welcome new Council members

As we move into the next 25 years for the Mind Sport of Memory, we are seeking ways to bring the benefits of competitive memory to a far wider audience. Helping us in this quest are our new Council members who, as ambassadors for the Sport, will help to spread the...