Prizes Mailed

Prizes Mailed

CoachTortoise | 23 shk 2021
I am extremely pleased to announce that the prizes for the Free Winter Break Chess Camp have been mailed. Congratulations to all of the winners thank you to the thousand plus students who participated. The best prize is, of course, the knowledge and friendships you gain by participating in the Daily Chess Musings club and camps. However, I believe in rewarding hard work so it is my pleasure to distribute prizes to those students who put forth incredible efforts during the course of our camp...
Trans Atlantic Chess Cooperative Online Training Series

Trans Atlantic Chess Cooperative Online Training Series

CoachTortoise | 16 shk 2021
Ever wonder what it’s like to train with Grandmasters? Here your chance to find out! As many of you know, I pride myself in offering young players amazing chess opportunities. To this end, I am thrilled that the The Eade Foundation has asked me to select ten players to receive a $125 scholarship good for a full ten sessions of the Trans Atlantic Chess Cooperative Online Training Series. This amazing training series will feature live classes taught by GM Gata Kamsky, GM Mikhalchishin, GM La...
This Week's Winners

This Week's Winners

CoachTortoise | 7 shk 2021
From now on we are going to be recognizing the winners of our weekly chess tournaments on Sunday Evenings. See the week's winners here:  https://dailychessmusings.com/2021/02/07/weekly-chess-tournament-results-posted-on-sundays/ Congratulations to the winners! Be sure to enter the upcoming tournaments for your chance to be featured next Sunday.
2021 Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Round 1 Recap

2021 Tata Steel Chess Tournament: Round 1 Recap

CoachTortoise | 16 jan 2021
The top chess players in the world are back in action at the 2021 Tat Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee. Magnus Carlsen, Anish Giri and Nils Grandelius all scored victories in round 1. Check out all the action from day one in today's Daily Chess Musing: https://youtu.be/6MNHW3G8PfM
$1000 First Prize for Excellence in Chess

$1000 First Prize for Excellence in Chess

CoachTortoise | 2 jan 2021
My daily chess musing for 01/02/2021 is all about The Eade Foundation’s Arthur Award for Chess Excellence. The deadline to be considered for the $1000 first prize is later this month, so be sure to check it out soon and get striving for excellence in chess. #chess
New Year’s Blitz Chess Extravaganza

New Year’s Blitz Chess Extravaganza

CoachTortoise | 30 dhj 2020
FREE Online Blitz Tournament December 31, 2020 4:00-7:00 pm Pacific Time $300 in Prizes The DCM Chess Club is hosting our first ever New Year’s Blitz Chess Extravaganza! The competition is open to all chess players and participation is free. For every victory in the New Year’s Blitz Chess Extravaganza, players will receive one raffle ticket which will be entered into our New Year’s raffle. At the end of the evening, we will hold a live raffle to award prizes. To be eligible to participate an...
10 Completely Free Chess Activities in December

10 Completely Free Chess Activities in December

CoachTortoise | 1 dhj 2020
10 Completely Free Chess Activities in December  Dear Chess Families,  It’s often far too easy to get caught up in everyday stress and forget about the great escape that is the chessboard and the wonderful friendships the chess community fosters. During these unprecedented times, I know that it is especially important that our scholastic chess community members have access to a structured chess schedule and face-to-face time with great coaches. To fill this need, I have created a busy calen...
Free Thanksgiving Break Chess Camp!

Free Thanksgiving Break Chess Camp!

CoachTortoise | 27 nën 2020
Chris Torres invites EVERYONE to participate in a Free Thanksgiving Break Chess Camp! Signing up is easy at DailyChessMusings.com November 27th, 28th and 29th 10:00 am until 4:00 pm PT     For over 20 years, Chris Torres has brought together the best scholastic chess players from around the country to train, compete and learn together with the best coaches and elite chess players as their guides. Combining the fun of chess with professional training, Chris’s chess camps offer the hig...