Tell Your Chess Story: A Game for Life

Orrin Hudson
We believe that everyone has a story, and that everyone who plays chess has a chess story. Tell yours to express yourself, share with US Chess members, and help us on our goal of growing the game. PARTICIPATION SPECIFICS:

Entries must be submitted to US Chess by July 14, 2017.

• Share your compelling, passionate story about how chess impacts your life by sending your 200-word email or 2-minute video to • Scholastic and or minor chess participants must have parental/guardian approval to participate. • Participation in “Tell Your Chess Story” is subject to your local and state guidelines for entry. • US Chess will select the top 10 “Tell Your Chess Story” entries to present in Chess Life and/or Chess Life for Kids upcoming magazine monthly editions (High resolution photo will be needed from winners for publications). • Top 10 participant stories will be announced at the 2017 U.S. Open in Norfolk, Virginia. Download full guidelines on Tell Your Chess Story brochure here.   
Photo from the K-1 section of the SuperNationals VI by Jim Doyle

Add new comment

Restricted HTML

  • Allowed HTML tags: <a href hreflang> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote cite> <code> <ul type> <ol start type> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <h2 id> <h3 id> <h4 id> <h5 id> <h6 id>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and email addresses turn into links automatically.

Plain Text Comments