Best-selling Chess Author, Tim Brennan, Resigns

Best-selling Chess Author, Tim Brennan, Resigns

Apr 1, 2014, 2:46 AM |


I have good news and bad news.  It is with a heavy heart and a joyful smile that I pass along the news that Tim Brennan has resigned from chess, and the Wednesday and Thursday Panera tournaments have been rated (I will let the reader decide which is which): Wednesday Thursday

This week's position comes from Tim Brennan's final Tactics Time puzzle.  It is white to move and find the winning tactic:

See the diagram and answer here:

Read The Newsletter!

1. Game Of The Week: Tim Brennan Resigns
2. This Week In Chess:  Thematic Double Swiss Results
3. Tuesday Night Chess Tour 1st Quarter results
4. 2014 Colorado Springs Open (with PGNs) by NM Buck Buchanan
5. Tim Brennan's last video:

2014 Calendar Of Events for the Colorado Springs Chess Club:

For additional events, see the following websites:

Denver Chess Club: DCC (
Colorado State Chess Association: CSCA (
Wyoming Chess Association: WCA (

Peace be with you,
Paul Anderson, Chess Coach
Cell: 719-310-9635


ps - Game Viewer

Tim Brennan Resigns
[Event "Pikes Peak Open"]
[Site ""]
[Date "1999.08.08"]
[Round "4.14"]
[White "Anderson, Paul"]
[Black "Krowczyk, Mark"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A10"]
[WhiteElo "1553"]
[BlackElo "1819"]
[PlyCount "1"]
[EventDate "1999.08.07"]
[TimeControl "40/7200:20/3600:20/3600"]
1. c4 1-0