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Submitted by Maroon5fan on September 28, 2013 at 8:30 PM.
Last Sunday I played in a large scholastic tournament in Glendale CA, and I achieved my best score ever in one of those tournaments: 4.5 out of 5! (My best before was 3/5, see those games here) My score and tiebreak points were enough ...Read more »
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I am now accepting challenges for correspondence chess from friends again!
I am currently at my peak USCF rating of 1678. Next goal, 1700 by the New Year!
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If you send me a group invite, I will probably not accept it. I'm just too busy to contribute to any more groups. If there is a group that you really would like me join (and I'm not just on an automated list of "an invite stash") then message me privately and I'll consider it. Thanks!
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My mom, brother and I run a real-life Chess Club! Scroll down.
Scroll down to see the groups I'm a Super Admin /Admin in, information about the online tournaments that I direct on here, and a few of my favorite songs.
If you send me a friend's request, I will not accept it if you are a completely random person I don't know; sorry. If you are in a lot of the same groups as me/in my tournaments, etc. I will accept it.
I change my avatar fairly often (about once or twice a month). My current one is from a chess scene from... do you know?
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Hi! A little bit about me: Ok, I like Maroon 5. You might be able to tell. (If you can't figure it out, hint: my username.) But they aren't my favorite band. Oh, no. They are my third favorite. Why do I have my username Maroon5fan, then? Because in the ten seconds that it took me to create a username, they were my favorite. And now, Daughtry and Nickelback aren't even mentioned. Well, maybe they are, since I just did. Anyway, as you probably can tell, I like music. Among my favorite artists (beside the three already named) are David Cook, Lmfao, Lifehouse, Linkin Park, Train, Flo Rida, Pitbull, Mackelmore & Ryan Lewis, PSY..... blah blah blah. Okay, enough about music. I like chess. I guess that's obvious. (Why would I be writing a profile on a chess website if I didn't like chess?) I have been playing for over 3 years, and regularly compete in USCF rated tournaments.
I am an active TD on chess.com, if you are interested in playing in any of my tournaments you can join my tournament group here:
Maroon5fan's Tournament Group
We are a very active group and are growing rapidly!
Here are other groups I am Super Admin in:
This a new group I created called The Elite Few. It is for only the highest rated, most active, most trustworthy and friendly members that chess.com has. Our goal is to be the very best! You may apply to join it here, but be aware that we may not accept you.
The Elite Few
My mom, brother and I run a real life chess club! If you're ever in the area (or live here) PLEASE stop by! See the information about by clicking here, and see the group for it by clicking below!
Thousand Oaks Chess Club
I play vote chess against entire teams! If you would like your team to play me, challenge this group to a 2 days or more game:
Here are some other groups I'm an Admin or Super Admin in with links that you are welcome to join (not in any particular order):
The Ultimate Chess Ninjas
Requirement: an acceptance from one of the admins, which I'll give you. One of my favorite groups with lots of forum games, join in!
Anyone can join!
The Ultimate Warriors of Sparta
Anyone can join!
This is my favorite group; I like it even more than the other ones I run and ones I started! We have over 1200 members, are very active, and have many fun games and activites. Requirement: Anyone can join in!
Tactics Trainer Rating 1500-2000
Requirement: you must have a tactics trainer rating between 1500 to 2000.
Alexandhiscros's Group Tournaments
Requirement: Anyone can join, but preferably you have played in a tournament directed by alexandhisedisoncros
What else...... Ok, some more about me: I am 15 years old, a Christian, am homeschooled, and live in Southern California. My main interests (as previously stated) are chess and music. I also like athletic stuff (like running, swimming, basketball, etc.) and lots of other things. I am a big animal person; I love dogs! I have two chihuahua mixes. I guess that pretty much sums me up. Oh, and I have a younger brother. (He's on chess.com too, his username is BenG_01. )
Here are some music videos of songs from some of my favorite artists, enjoy!
[the video players may not work, so just click "watch on youtube" to see them. I'll fix them some other time, just too lazy right now. ]
This is one of my favorite Daughtry songs No Surprise.
Here is their newest, Outta My Head. One of my faves also.
Now for some Nickelback! Here's If Today Was Your Last Day.
Next up, Nickelback's Gotta Be Somebody.
Now time for some catchy Maroon 5! Here's 2011's viral hit (you've probably heard it) Moves Like Jagger!
A couple more M5 faves, Misery and Give A Little More.
That's just a small sample of the kind of music I like.
Other chess websites:
I have an account on ChessCube, though I hardly ever get on it anymore (maybe once a month).
I recently registered on ICC (Internet Chess Club) but haven't had time to do much on there yet.
Well, that's about it! Thanks for reading my profile.
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