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Missouri, United Kingdom
Submitted by Atomic_Rift on March 17, 2013 at 3:46 PM.
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I'm a 14-year-old teenager from Missouri. I was born in Italy, live in the US, and am currently in the UK. My main hobbies in life are Digital Music Production, Chess, and Talking. I have the USCF (official chess) rating of 1829 making me the 101st highest rated person in Missouri. I am currently the 3-years-running champion of my city, Rolla. I went to the Missouri Scholastic Youth Championship in Columbia this year and made 7th in the <8th grade division. I then received a letter from the state senator and had my name mentioned in the newspaper so I'm really happy about that. After that I got to play a real Chess Grandmaster (GM Yury) a game in a park in London, I lost of course. After the game he told me, ''You're bad, but I was expecting this.'' Ouch! I will have my revenge... This is currently where my chess career is at right now. I own a free, online chess club called the A.R.C. (Atomic Rift's Club) It now has over 200+ members! I would really appreciate it if you could check that out, thanks!
Unfortunately I will not be as active as I once was. I now own a $600 music studio and am going into digital music production (namely trance). A store has already asked for my first album. Also I'm going to be part of an online music school soon so I can perfect my tracks. I will be part of SoundCloud and YouTube soon! I'll let you know when that happens. So ultimately I will have to give up quite a few things in life for time management. I have already quit online chess (1 move per whatever days), I haven't given up the ARC. I try to be on at least once a week. Well, that's it with my life! For now...
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