In his best-selling book, Sapiens, Yuval Noah Harari, writes that the greatest resource in US are the brains of Silicon Valley. Perhaps one reason for...
The round is about to start. After a quickly noting your board assignment you rush over to your spot in the playing room. Your opponent, the captain of the white pieces, arrives only a few seconds before you.
In my tournament previews, I often write very balanced and nuanced assessments of each of the players. This will not be one of those. For this preview, I’m going write “Greg Shahade style” and candidly give my intuitive thoughts.
IM Greg Shahade, PRO Chess League commissioner, and chess influencer is back with his controversial US Championship picks. These numbers don’t reflect US Chess’s official...
Chess Life Magazine
We preview this year's U.S. Championships. Also inside: How to utilize US Chess resources to get an innovative idea off the ground, the 2017 K-12 Championships, April Fools puzzles from GM Pal Benko, and our 2017 US Chess Yearbook.
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.