This is the fourth in a series of posts to help people get to know the Chess.com team better. Today, we catch up with Matt Lodge, aka... Kirkwood!
Where do you live?
I currently reside in Brooklyn, New York though my home will always be in St.... | Read More
In the realm of chess, there is little that can top Bughouse (aka Siamese, Exchange) in absolute randomness and entertainment value. Below, me and WRobertThompson dive into this quirky and somewhat addictive melee for your and our entertainment. E... | Read More
Thunder Kings Take Second!
This year I had the pleasure of reforming the Thunder Kings chess club for the 2014 Midwest Team Tournament. The original team consisted of myself, Arshaq, Pranav and Chirag and each of these players had made a lot of... | Read More
As some of you may know, I run the website NextLevelChessCoaching.com which I have mainly used up to now to advertise my 1-on-1 chess coaching lessons. I have some of the most affordable prices for online chess coaching and I ... | Read More
It's no secret that I'm not the most active tournament player. I enjoy the comradery unique to the CICL (and the USAT), so I jumped at the chance to play in the Elite Chess Summer Open!
My round 1 game was against tactician Sonny Mata. We had... | Read More