Chess sets and equipment make great gifts for the holidays. Studies have shown that playing chess has many benefits, including better memory function, problem-solving skills, creativity, social skills, concentration and more. (10 Big Benefits of P... | Czytaj więcej
We already know that you can take Chess.com and its mobile app to play chess anywhere, but sometimes there’s nothing like playing on a real board with real pieces.
If you’re lucky, you can try your hand at giant bullet chess, but eve... | Czytaj więcej
The Conflict That Never Was
Jeffrey Baffo wrote (on Facebook):
“Move First, Think Later. That book creates a major conflict between Jeremy Silman/traditional methods and what Hendriks is saying.”
Answer: I’m answering this question ... | Czytaj więcej
There is an old tale that goes something like this: The great Botvinnik (the pioneer of modern opening preparation) was once consulted about opening advice by one of his pupils. "Look at Fischer," the master began, "Fischer plays the same systems ... | Czytaj więcej
Alert: If you are interested in how rules get changed and/or tournament pairings get made, this article should prove fairly entertaining. If not, then just skip it, as the story may not be your cup of tea .
Our Main Line Chess Club runs ongoing U... | Czytaj więcej