The 2013 European Team Chess Championship was held in Novotel Centrum hotel in Warsaw, Poland, in November 7th-18th. I was blessed with an opportunity to represent the Lithuanian national team in this competition and everything turned out much bet... | Read More
When I was a kid I had big troubles with concentration. It was really, really bad - I could not sit still for even a minute! Thankfully, I had a very smart guy for a coach and he realized that the best way for kids to learn is via playing. He star... | Read More
you can find part 1 of this tournament report at http://www.chess.com/blog/TVEDAS/tournament-report-lithuanian-chess-championship-2013-part-1
After winning round 2 I was getting some of my pre-tournament confidence back. T... | Read More
The Superbowl. The NCAA's Final Four. The NBA Finals. The Lithuanian Chess Championship Final.
Nah, I am kidding - no one apart from Lithuanians really cares about the Lithuanian Chess Championship :) But to me, qualifying for it meant as m... | Read More
If you have been following my blog, you've probably seen this entry:
In it, I try to give some tips on how to try to swindle your way out ... | Read More
A stranger is being shown around a village that he has just become a part of. He is shown a well and his guide says "On any day except Tuesday, you can shout any question down that well and you'll be told the answer" . The man seems pretty impress... | Read More
I've got three new videos for your viewing pleasure.
1. The Amazing Chess Etudes #3
A short and not very hard, but a very cute etude. Check this video out while you are drinking your morning coffee for a guaranteed good star... | Read More
Hey hey hey!
I have been toying with this idea for quite a while.. and I think it is a good time to try it :)
The idea is extremely simple - a video of the best plays of the week on this site, submitted by you! You play a game on Chess.c... | Read More
We've all been there. We've all played moves that made us wanna go:
as soon as we realized how bad they were. We've all said to ourselves at least once: "well, this game is lost. I am not wasting my time and energy on this stupid game any lon... | Read More
In this episode we truly have an amazing little etude for your viewing pleasure!
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