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the 65th Square

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  • Formed: Jul 5, 2013
  • Why play chess? is a question I have been asking myself (especially when I am getting shellacked!). Although it's often hard to forget about the win/lose aspect and simply play to learn and resolve puzzling situations, this is where the greatest joy comes for me. As one friend says, "chess is art." Certainly it allows for creativity! The 65th square is designed to be a club, a forum, a tournament site, and somewhere to share whatever it is you have to share (presumably related to chess in some way). It could be not unlike the 19th hole on a golf course, where members share their victories and analyze their defeats with comrades. Thanks for the input and support from hope2joy and SavyNL to get this started.

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  • Lolz, in the Netherlands it was dad's day yesterday :) Enjoy the days dudes!

    by SavyNL 14 days ago

  • Happy dad's day!

    by swaldh 14 days ago

  • strong play by Abi-Alx-Sam and Hope2joy in team match!

    by swaldh 7 weeks ago

  • Thank you swaldh!! Wallace is no easy win, and he has strong advantage in our ongoing game. I hope he blunders?! :>)

    by RegicidalManiac 8 weeks ago

  • check out the terrific checkmate by RegicidalManiac against Wallace in our team match!

    by swaldh 8 weeks ago

  • vacation?

    by swaldh 2 months ago

  • Where's Ur players??

    by johnKOs 2 months ago

  • new team mhatch vs. Chess School. for under 1899.

    by swaldh 2 months ago

  • don't worry, twice a year you take an inverse holiday back in Maryland to remember what bad weather is like )

    by Abi-Alx-Sam 3 months ago

  • nah, the climate is too perfect.

    by swaldh 3 months ago

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