60th Gem City Open Tournament Press Release

60th Gem City Open Tournament Press Release

FM Boorchess
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27 days ago

Gem City Open OPEN SECTION FIDE RATED 5SS 40/90, SD/60 +10 Full Flyer: www.daytonchessclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/60th-GCO.pdf WHEN June 1-2-3 or 2-3, 2018 Registration/Entry Fee Online $ 99 through May 30, 20...

3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival

3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival

FM Boorchess
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May 28, 2017

3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival and Aviator OPEN A really great week of chess is coming up in Dayton Ohio July 14-22. The 3rd annual Aviator Open will begin followed by a blitz tournament and After that the action continues with the Dayton...

3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival and Aviator

3rd Annual Dayton Chess Festival and Aviator

FM Boorchess
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Jul 8, 2016

A really great week of chess is coming up in Dayton Ohio July 14-22. The 3rd annual Aviator Open will begin followed by a blitz tournament and After that the action continues with the Dayton Masters and Futurity A & B tournaments (still some s...

UPDATE ! FIDE FUTURITY  July 27-31st

UPDATE ! FIDE FUTURITY July 27-31st

FM Boorchess
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Jul 20, 2015

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...

DAYTON CHESS FESTIVAL July 27th-August 2nd

DAYTON CHESS FESTIVAL July 27th-August 2nd

FM Boorchess
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Jul 3, 2015

Your Chess Summer Ends with a Bang! www.DaytonChessFestival.com 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 ...

DAYTON CHESS FESTIVAL (Earn your FIDE Rating!)

DAYTON CHESS FESTIVAL (Earn your FIDE Rating!)

FM Boorchess
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May 14, 2015

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)...

Earn YOUR FIDE Title at the Dayton Chess Fest !

Earn YOUR FIDE Title at the Dayton Chess Fest !

FM Boorchess
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Apr 20, 2015

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...

The Secret to the French Defense

The Secret to the French Defense

FM Boorchess
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Feb 10, 2015

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...

The Game EVERYONE Should Know!!

The Game EVERYONE Should Know!!

FM Boorchess
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Dec 26, 2014

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 ...

Brain Food = Better Chess !

Brain Food = Better Chess !

FM Boorchess
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Dec 17, 2014

Hello Everyone! 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 ...

Tis the Season to Level Up Your Chess

Tis the Season to Level Up Your Chess

FM Boorchess
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Nov 25, 2014

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 f...

Wright Brothers Open

Wright Brothers Open

FM Boorchess
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Sep 29, 2014

Less than one week to go! GMs Georgiev and Mitkov GM Kudrin   GM Krush GM Kacheishvili http://www.chess.com/article/view/2nd-annual-wright-brothers-open

The Ohio Chess Congress

The Ohio Chess Congress

FM Boorchess
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Aug 11, 2014

The 70th Ohio Chess Congress held at the Dayton Chess Club   Aug. 30-Sept. 1 $7,200 Guaranteed in Prizes  with Four Sections: OPEN: $1,000-700-400-300-200 (U2200: $450).....OPEN Section FIDE rated. U2000: $750-500-300 U1700: $750-450-250 U1400: $...

The Ohio Masters Open

The Ohio Masters Open

FM Boorchess
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Jun 15, 2014

The Dayton Chess Club with the Ohio Chess Academy Proudly Presents The Ohio Masters Chess Tournament – July 25-27, 2014 The tournament is Open to everyone (Just like the US Open) Unique OPEN FormatONE OPEN SECTION, OPEN TO ALL 5-SS, G/90 d5, ...

The Ohio Masters (Open Invitation!)

The Ohio Masters (Open Invitation!)

FM Boorchess
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Apr 15, 2014

As many of you know I have complained in the past about the state of chess in the US and now, with the support of the Dayton Chess Club, I have helped organize what I consider to be the ultimate chess tournament format (minus corporate sponsorship...

THINGS YOU WOULD CHANGE ABOUT US CHESS

THINGS YOU WOULD CHANGE ABOUT US CHESS

FM Boorchess
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Mar 28, 2014

1. A chess federation that actually worked to create a sponsored profesional circuit rather than just selling memberships /magazine subscriptions and promoting lucrative scholastic events. 2. A fair tournament qualifcation process for the US Ch...

Rigging Tournaments for Norms ?

Rigging Tournaments for Norms ?

FM Boorchess
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Feb 15, 2014

Columbus Ohio, CCL IM Norm Round Robin. The first norm (Internationl Master requirement) tournament in central Ohio history and the second such event in the state is currently taking place from  Febuary 14th-18th. This a closed 10 player event...

Using BitCoin to purchase Chess Training

Using BitCoin to purchase Chess Training

FM Boorchess
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Feb 5, 2014

To the best of my knowledge I am the first chess coach to accept bitcoin as a method of payment for services! In addition to this new feature I am also throwing in a free gold membership to ChessTempo.com for students who purchase a month of les...

Learn the Najdorf by studying Fischer

Learn the Najdorf by studying Fischer

FM Boorchess
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Jan 22, 2014

Another night of live streaming chess analysis. Join us at www.TheChessFiles.weebly.com as we delve deeper in the sicillian labyrinth. Hosted by FM Carl Boor (that is me) the show is an open format Q&A analysis where the audience can watch an...

Another night with the Najdorf

Another night with the Najdorf

FM Boorchess
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Jan 21, 2014

Come visit my live stream at www.TheChessFiles.weebly.com where we will be exploring early Bobby Fischer games in the hope of building a strong foundation in the Najdorf Sicillian.

Explorations in the Najdorf, young Fischer

Explorations in the Najdorf, young Fischer

FM Boorchess
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Jan 20, 2014

http://www.twitch.tv/carlboor www.TheChessFiles.weebly.com Live streamcast of chess analysis...joining the party! UPDATE: If you missed the show here is a highlight from the 2+ hour analysis.   Watch live video from CarlBoor on TwitchTV

Millionaire Chess Tournament

Millionaire Chess Tournament

FM Boorchess
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Jan 8, 2014

A new tournament is on the chess horizon, Maurice Ashley's Millionare Chess Tournament. From the website, "Join us October 9-13, 2014 at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada for the Millionaire Chess Open. The tournament has a r...

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