Just weeks after becoming the newly crowned US Champion, Sam Shankland won the 2018 Capablanca Memorial by a convincing 1.5 point margin.
Over the board, we search for time, harmony, and space. In New York City, all three of these are elusive . . . especially space....
You sit down to your assigned game with your new clock–the one that you just purchased at the tournament bookstore. You are not sure how...
Chess Life Magazine
Our annual roundup of the U.S. Amateur Teams: East (the biggest team tournament in the world!), West, North, and South. On the cover, U.S. Military Academy cadets and U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen continue their tradition of friendly rivalry at the U.S. Amateur Team East, successfully representing the spirit of the U.S. Amateur Team events from all across the country and showing why the Teams are the social event of the year.
Chess Life Kids
You want me to play chess without seeing the pieces or even the board? Are you kidding me? Learn all about blindfold chess in this month's issue.