Senior Chess Improver

Senior Chess Improver

Thoughts, stories and ideas - Chesspunks

The Road to ELO 2000 - the New Unknown in My Chess Journey

The Road to ELO 2000 - the New Unknown in My Chess Journey

Building upon the lessons learned from my previous pursuit, I continue to push the boundaries of my chess understanding, exploring the unknown in openings and strategies.

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Sportsmanship in Chess: Lessons from Correspondence Play

Sportsmanship in Chess: Lessons from Correspondence Play

Explore the world of competitive chess and the pivotal role of sportsmanship. Delve into the essence of good sportsmanship in correspondence chess, learn from both exemplary and disappointing examples, and discover the importance of fair play and integrity in this noble game.

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Amici Sumus: Finding Unity and Strength in Chess - My Journey at the Peace Open Tournament

Amici Sumus: Finding Unity and Strength in Chess - My Journey at the Peace Open Tournament

The 'Peace Open Amici Sumus Chess Tournament,' a celebration of unity and solidarity for Ukraine in the world of chess.

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First Success - Victor Palciauskas Tournament

First Success - Victor Palciauskas Tournament

Delve into my success in the Victor Palciauskas Tournament 2021, a USCF correspondence chess event where I secured an undefeated victory. Explore my favorite game from the tournament and the strategic maneuvers that led to success.

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Creating a ChessBase Tournament Database for Correspondence Chess

Creating a ChessBase Tournament Database for Correspondence Chess

Learn how to efficiently create and manage a ChessBase tournament database for correspondence chess, track your games, and generate a comprehensive crosstable.

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USCF 21ENs03 - Game with M. Nohr

USCF 21ENs03 - Game with M. Nohr

A fascinating recent chess match that unexpectedly brought me face-to-face with my virtual chess friend, Matt Nohr. From our collaborative efforts on a cluster chess engine to an intriguing tournament showdown, discover the moves, strategies, and camaraderie that make this game a memorable episode in my chess story.

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USCF 21ENs03 - Game with C. Anderson

USCF 21ENs03 - Game with C. Anderson

In the intricate world of chess, the opening moves can set the stage for captivating battles. My recent encounter with Clarence Anderson was no exception, as the game took an unexpected turn right from the start.

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Crafting DIY Wooden Chessmen with Embedded Sensors

Crafting DIY Wooden Chessmen with Embedded Sensors

Elevate your chess experience with a step-by-step guide on how to create your own custom wooden chess pieces, complete with embedded sensors. Enhance your ChessNut Air, Pro, or Plus chessboard with these personalized and interactive chessmen, making your games truly extraordinary.

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