Featured Articles in the May 2017 Chess Life

  • The Summer Academy for Talented Youth, appearing on a Chess Life cover for the second year in a row! See inside for our full coverage of the USA Team North, South, East, and West events. 

Featured Articles in the April 2017 Chess Life Kids

  • “It is your response to winning and losing that makes you a winner or a loser.” – Harry Sheehy

    We all love to win. But at its heart, chess is a game between two people so how you react to winning or losing is just as important as the result. On our cover, Rook-E has just won and is offering a “Good game!” handshake to the opponent, who is showing very poor sportsmanship by letting anger/hurt/frustration get the best of their emotions. Learn more about sportsmanship beginning on page 12.








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