Through a generous gift from Dan Heisman, US Chess now has an endowed annual award for excellence in chess instruction. According to Heisman, “When… Read More »
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WIM Dr. Carolina Blanco will lead our next Girls Club ZOOM, set for September 10th at 6 PM EDT. Sign up here. Carolina is one of the earliest...Read… Read More »
Women's Program Director Jennifer Shahade will lead our next Thursday night Girls Club class on chess and beautiful moves on August 6th at 6 PM EDT… Read More »
A mere month after the third meeting of “Promoting to Queens,” which took place on a yacht, our lives had been turned upside down by the pandemic...… Read More »
The first video in our new series, "Levelling Up with US Chess," is now available to view on YouTube. CLO Digital Editor...Read More »
Editor’s Note: I saw this outstanding video on chess improvement tools from frequent Chess Life and Chess Life Online contributor Kostya Kavutskiy...… Read More »
Our November Chess Life infographic honors the legacy of Pal Benko by sketching the evolution of his most famous creation, the Benko Gambit. Here, in… Read More »
It’s hard to overstate how important Fred Waitzkin’s Searching for Bobby Fischer (the book, not the movie) was in forming my early understanding of… Read More »
This is the third of a four-part series, “Back to the US Chess School”, which gives readers an inside look into the elite training academies, held...… Read More »
This is the second of a four-part series, “Back to the US Chess School”, which gives readers an inside look into the elite training academies, held… Read More »
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