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    Online Oct 28, 2009

    Tenzin Takhla | Mussoorie, India

    Joined: Oct 28, 2009

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    Online May 25, 2008

    Nblsa Membership | New York, New York, United States

    Joined: May 25, 2008

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  • 7 Reasons To Watch Carlsen vs Nakamura Thursday

    • pete
    • Oct 20, 2016, 4:43 AM

    Attention all chess fans: This is not a drill. This Thursday, Magnus Carlsen faces Hikaru Nakamura for the inaugural Grandmaster Blitz Battle Championship. It's the match we've all been waiting for,...

  • The New (v3): Now With Bughouse!

    • News
    • Sep 8, 2016, 12:51 AM

    It's been a long time coming, but the new version of is finally ready to take online chess to a new level—and take your game to new heights.  This new version (v3) has been our...

  • 5 Reasons Chess Is Better Than Pokémon Go

    • pete
    • Aug 2, 2016, 5:37 AM

    Pokémon Go is the fastest-growing smartphone game in history, and it's been dominating the news since its launch in July, at least in the gaming world. But is it a better game than chess? We don't think...

  • Morphy and Music

    Mrs. Morphy is renowned in the salons of New Orleans as a brilliant pianiste and musician; and her son, without ever having studied music, has a similar aptitude for it, and he believes he would have become as...

  • New Contest: Chess In World Landmarks

    • pete
    • Jun 14, 2016, 8:43 AM

    Have you ever seen a beautiful landmark or an interesting building and thought, "hey, this place could use more chess?" It's time for another photo manipulation contest on  [Update, June...

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  • August 29th, and 3 months on ...

    I chanced upon this site while bunking-in with an old college mate of mine. The Presentation and Lay-Out made the best of my first impressions.  And the first two were: Live Chess. The previous sites I'd joined...

  • December 2016 Prodigy Program Registration Open!

    Registration for the December 2016 month of the Prodigy Program is open for our 900+, 1200+, 1500+, and 1750+ Elo sections. Registration is open until  9:00 PM PST on December 2nd, 2016. Chess University's...


    Today marks my 4th year on! :) Here is a timeline of my history, although I'm sure nobody cares . Nov. 13, 2012 - I join so I could play chess with my friend from Seattle. Nov. 2012...

  • Progress to 1500 (part 3)

    • CTJA
    • Nov 12, 2016, 5:29 AM

    Progress to 1700. Part 1: Part 2: For those who haven't read yet^^ I have been bouncing up and down...

  • Viking History: The Varangian Guard

        If you like Vikings you are welcome to apply for membership in our Viking Themed chess groups!  APPLY FOR MEMBERSSHIP AT THEESE TWO GROUPS!     Great Viking Warriors Valhalla   The Varangian Guard The Vikings...

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