Featured Articles in the August 2017 Chess Life

  • The 20th anniversary of SuperNationals was a resounding success as SN VI set a record with 5,575 participants! In honor of this, our special August issue focuses on scholastic chess, from our cover story by FM Mike Klein, to a look at GMs who attended Ivy League schools, to a found Fischer game from the 1955 U.S. Junior Championship that FM Alex Dunne has uncovered.  

Featured Articles in the August 2017 Chess Life Kids

  • 5,575 participants converged on the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee for the SuperNationals VI event. This was the 20th anniversary of US Chess' grand idea to merge our National Elementary, Junior High, and High School Championships into one super event under one roof, and it has gotten bigger and better every year! Read our cover story starting on page 10. 








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