A really great week of chess is coming up in Dayton Ohio July 15/16-17. One week from now the 2nd annual Aviator Open will begin followed by a blitz tournament. After that the action continues with the Dayton Masters and Futurity A & B tourna... | Read More
THE FIDE FUTURITY A IS NOW CLOSED !! BUT THERE ARE STILL OPEN SPOTS IN THE B FUTURITY!
Futurity A is now full ! We now have 26 players signed up in the three closed events. Looking for the remaining four players to fill up the B tournament this... | Read More
Four tournaments at one location over the couse of 7 days !
This is the chess event you have always dreamed of !
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Your Chess Summer Ends with a Bang!
www.OhioChessAcademy.com is a proud sponsor of a new chess event! This event will make for a great learning experience for up & coming players as many strong players from the ... | Read More
The line up is almost complete for the Dayton Masters. If you or someone you know who a FIDE rating of 2400 or above would like to fill the final spot please contact me !
July 27-July 31 Dayton Masters FIDE RR
Grandmaster Vladimir Georgiev (MKD)... | Read More
Dear Chess.com Friends,
I want to invite all of you to the Dayton Chess Festival this July in Dayton Ohio for a week of chess that promises to be a jam packed chess extravaganza. From July 27th to August 1st there will be at least four tournament... | Read More
Hi Lovers of Defense and Counter Attack!
I am going to share with you a very simple idea for understanding the best defense to 1.e4. Wait a second, did I say best ? Yes I did. The French Defense might not be as popular as the hyper theoretical Sic... | Read More
A true masterpiece of chess play. This game is widely considered the most famous game of all time! Paul Morphy (an unofficial world champion of chess) played with an efficient, deadly skill that is a joy to observe. Study the classic games of the ... | Read More
I am happy to annouce the release of my first (coauthored with my wife) chess ebook !
"The Chess Player's Recipe Book: 20 Brain Enhancing Meals, Snacks and Drinks"
For chess.com readers I would like to share a recipe and puzzle ... | Read More
Hello Chess.com users! Here is a game I played this month at the Kings Island Open in Ohio. The tournament was won by US Champ Gata Kamsky. I myself had a good start winning my first three games, here is my second round effort.
I teach... | Read More