Ladies Knight with IM Danny Rensch [PODCAST]

The September episode of Ladies Knight features International Master and commentator Daniel Rensch, known to many as the Chief Chess Officer at chess.com. Danny, the first male guest on Ladies Knight, talks about the importance of men speaking up and advocating for women in our culture and sport. Jennifer and Danny also talk about gender ratio statistics on chess.com and US Chess.

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Chess Life Magazine

GM Alex Shabalov gets double-billing in the September issue for captaining the two-time gold-medal U.S. World Senior Team and for winning the inaugural U.S. Senior Championship. GM Joel Benjamin reports from both events. Also learn more about community-based programs in Munich, Germany and Bellevue, Washington, and celebrate 40 years of chess at Hunter College Elementary School. WGM Tatev Abrahamyan rounds out September's roster with a report from the Las Vegas International Chess Festival.

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Chess Life Kids

Chess Life Kids is growing! Starting this month, Chess Life Kids expands to 32 pages and is packed with extra features. In August, Jamaal Abdul-Alim introduces you to eight-year old Tanitoluwa "Tani" Adewumi and Dr. Alexey Root, WIM, reviews changes to tournament rules that scholastic players need to know. Also meet GM Robert Hess in this issue's My First Move.

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