US Chess members from all over the country celebrated National Chess Day on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Grab a slice of cake as we pick up...
A limited amount of space is now available in our tournament program book for the 2018 National K-12 Grade Championship. The event is being held from December 14-16 at...
[Paul Keres’] great skill in dealing with complications was developed largely through correspondence play. -Max Euwe, the 5th Classical World Chess Champion
Chess Life Magazine
In our October cover story, IM Erik Kislik offers practical advice on how to attack that will benefit players of any rating. Taking the attacking theme literally, Chess Journalist of the Year FM Mike Klein stepped to the other side of the camera as our cover model. Also look for GM Joel Benjamin’s article on Team USA's gold medal victory at the World Senior Team Championship in Dresden, Germany.
Chess Life Kids
GM Awonder Liang won the 2018 U.S. Junior Championship for the second year in a row, while FM Carissa Yip captured the U.S. Junior Girls' title. GM Robert Hess provides insights and games analysis in this issue's feature story. Also be sure to read about Dr. Alexey Root, WIM, the 1989 U.S. Women's Champion, in My First Move.