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USCF

Chess Adventures - continued: achieving a norm as a senior chess player

Chess Adventures - continued: achieving a norm as a senior chess player

Achieving a norm is something I never expected. On Feb 2024 I reached my second norm and got the CCE title. Two tournaments contributed to this and I will share the critical games

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Chess Adventures: A Friendly Encounter with the Trompowsky Attack

Chess Adventures: A Friendly Encounter with the Trompowsky Attack

USCF Around the World friendly tournament. Find out what is the USCF friendly matches are and learn from my heavy annotated games

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Inside the Electronic Knights Tournament 2021

Inside the Electronic Knights Tournament 2021

Into the heart of the Electronic Knights Tournament 2021, a realm where tradition meets technology, as skilled players engage in a saga of skill, strategy, and the relentless pursuit of excellence on the digital chessboard.

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Chess Journey Update - Climbing the Correspondence Chess Ladder

Chess Journey Update - Climbing the Correspondence Chess Ladder

Update on my chess journey in correspondence chess, including my performance in the 2021 Electronic Knights Championship Semi-Final Section and the exciting news of reaching the top 100 US Correspondence Chess players.

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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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My Journey Into Correspondence Chess

My Journey Into Correspondence Chess

Discover the valuable lessons I learned from facing off against seasoned players and how an unexpected recognition in the chess community marked a significant milestone in my chess adventure.

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