The USCF is seeking bidders for Phase 1 of its USCF Website Revision project. Proposals are due by October 15. Find full details in the pdf.
USA’s Military Chess Team placed 3rd at the 25th NATO Chess Championship from 8 to 12 September 2014 in Quebec City, Canada, one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Find photos and key games.
GM Ben Finegold gives a rundown of the conditions and atmosphere at the World Youth underway in Durban, South Africa. He also annotates a beautiful game played in round 2 by Rayan Taghizadeh (Open Under 12).
GM Ian Rogers covers the Masters Final and the European Club Cup in Bilbao, annotating games by former World Champ/current challenger Vishy Anand, Fabiano Caruana (still in a roll) and GM Hou Yifan.
As the Senior's Event is underway on a cruise ship, Alex Dunne covers the ICCF Veterans event, showcasing "The Game of the Month" between Peter Dessaules & Karel Glaser.
A 70-player US delegation travels to the 2014 World Youth Chess Champs in Durban, South Africa from Sept. 19th–30th. Coach GM Ben Finegold told CLO: "I arrived 3 days early, and I can tell it will be the best ...
Daniel Lucas, the Director of Publications and the editor of Chess Life magazine is running the 2014 New York City Marathon, and raising money for the USCF along the way via a crowdrise fundraiser.
Thirty four players, including six-time US Champ GM Walter Browne will compete for the title of U.S. Senior Open Champion aboard the amazing Allure of the Seas.
In our 2nd Labor Day round-up we go from New York, where US Champ Gata Kamsky also became State Champ, to Iowa. Just added: New Jersey, where GMs Benjamin, Stripunsky & Kudrin tied for first.