Everyone is used to seeing grandmasters headlining as the winners of chess tournaments around the world. Many teams at previous years of the U.S. Amateur…
Posts from February, 2018
On February 12, FIDE treasurer Dr. Adrian M. Siegel wrote a letter to delegates of National Federations and other officials to clarify banking problems related…
The 2018 Amateur Team North broke another attendance record. 84 teams with 364 players came out for the National Event, held from February 16-18 in…
Rock n’ roll blasted through the Grand Ballroom during registration for the U.S. Amateur Team East tournament, setting the scene for the intensity to come….
In this article, I would like to introduce some of the connections between mathematics and chess. In many cases, some familiar chess problems are really just math problems in disguise.
The fields are now set for the U.S. Chess Championships and U.S. Women’s Chess Championships, set for April 18-30 at the Saint Louis Chess Club….
Three of the four US Amateur Team Championship events go down this weekend, including the World Amateur Team in Parsippany, New Jersey. Interest is so…
The Scholastic Council and the Executive Board have approved the 2018 Scholastic Regulations. This year’s regulations can found here. Substantive changes to this year’s regulations…
The World Amateur Team U.S. Amateur Team East is coming up this weekend from Feb. 17-19 in Parsippany, New Jersey. Excitement for the team competition with…
Magnus Carlsen is the Unofficial Fischer Random World Champion!
US Chess Press
- Real Sports on HBO with Bryant Gumbel Features "Gateway to Chess" on October 23 »
- Geoffrey S. Isaak, J.D., Hired as Director of Development at US Chess »
- Grandmaster Pontus Carlsson Visits New Orleans to Unveil New Scholastic Program »
- Jennifer Pearson Hired as Governance Coordinator at US Chess »
- 31st Frank Samford Jr. Chess Fellowship Announced »