Official website Magnus Carlsen launched

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This week the official website of Magnus Carlsen was launched. From now on you can find information about the top chess player and fashion model on For the moment it's still pretty basic but we expect more content will be added soon.

The website has six main sections: Home, About, Blog, Sponsors, Press and Contact. The home page shows some photos from the G-Star campaign and talks about the current period: a 'Busy fall season'. Below that there's a short bit of the 'About' section and the sponsors logos.

Next to that is arguably the most interesting part of perhaps the whole site: 'My latest tweets'. Apparently Magnus is on Twitter now too, and, yes, his ID is magnuscarlsen. Unfortunately the blog section only links to his sponsors' websites, where we expected to find Magnus' blog posts cross-posted.


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