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A Recap: Chess a never ending show!

I was supposed to write this blog long time ago. Unfortunately, two things prevented me from doing so: first, my second residency this year at the Saint Louis Chess Club, second and main reason for this postponed article, is the never ending schedule of chess events and activities that have hit me up in the past three months!

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Chess in Cuba - The Universal Language

I had the good fortune to visit Havana Cuba in May of 2017. Part of our visit included donating school supplies and other items to an elementary school in Centro Habana. Chess sets and boards donated by the Saint Louis Chess Club generated the most excitement by far.

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2017 Fall Chess Classic: Round 9

Woman Grandmaster Sabina Foisor looks at the greatest female chess player of all time: Judit Polgár. See a victory by 12 year-old Judit, and then her 2002 victory over Garry Kasparov.

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2017 Fall Chess Classic: Round 8

Woman Grandmaster Sabina Foisor looks at the greatest female chess player of all time: Judit Polgár. See a victory by 12 year-old Judit, and then her 2002 victory over Garry Kasparov.

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2017 Fall Chess Classic: Round 7

Woman Grandmaster Sabina Foisor looks at the greatest female chess player of all time: Judit Polgár. See a victory by 12 year-old Judit, and then her 2002 victory over Garry Kasparov.

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2017 Sinquefield Cup: Favorite Movie?

Woman Grandmaster Sabina Foisor looks at the greatest female chess player of all time: Judit Polgár. See a victory by 12 year-old Judit, and then her 2002 victory over Garry Kasparov.

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HOW TO DRESS LIKE A GRANDMASTER

First, a simple question: does it matter how we dress? Yes, it does. Dressing appropriately is one of the many basic etiquettes not only in chess but in many other fields in life such as work, school, and religion. In top chess tournaments, players are required to observe some type of a dress code, usually business casual or smart casual. World championship contenders usually follow the business or informal dress code.

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2017 Fall Chess Classic: Round 6

Woman Grandmaster Sabina Foisor looks at the greatest female chess player of all time: Judit Polgár. See a victory by 12 year-old Judit, and then her 2002 victory over Garry Kasparov.

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