100 Days of Chess Challenge Starts October 15

100 Days of Chess Challenge Starts October 15

chessnerdbird
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8 days ago

I am excited to announce the return of the 100 days of chess challenge starting on October 15, 2018. The most common tip for chess improvement is to improve your chess tactics. My challenge is designed to improve chess tactics, calculation, visual...

Carolina's Classic: Third Time Was Not the Charm

Carolina's Classic: Third Time Was Not the Charm

chessnerdbird
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Jun 19, 2018

I have been fortunate to play in all three of the Carolina's Classic tournaments. It's a tournament that was started in 2016 and has turned into quite an impressive event in only three years. Of course, I rarely get to play in weekend tournaments ...

ChessNerdBird Adoption Matches

ChessNerdBird Adoption Matches

chessnerdbird
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Jun 3, 2018

This week I will begin scheduling adoption matches. To be fair and transparent I will list the applicants in the order I got their applications. That is also the order I will schedule matches with the exception of any subscribers to my Twitch chan...

Adopt a Bird: ChessNerdBird.

Adopt a Bird: ChessNerdBird.

chessnerdbird
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May 31, 2018

Have you always wanted a pet bird? Well, now you can have a chance to adopt your own bird, ChessNerdBird that is. All you have to do is fill out the adoption application. How to adopt: Challenge ChessNerdBird to a 10 game match of 3|...

First Win Against a Candidate Master

First Win Against a Candidate Master

chessnerdbird
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Feb 13, 2018

This was the game I played tonight at the Charlotte Chess Center.  It was round 2 of their Tuesday Night Action tournament and this was my first game of the new tournament. Time control was G/75 with a 15 second increment after each move.&n...

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