60 Minutes Feature on Magnus Carlsen

Published on November 5th, 2013 | by Ben

I was talking to one of the chess club parents about the chess world and the topic of Magnus Carlsen inevitably came up.  I mentioned to him that there is a very good 60 Minutes feature ... Read More


Lessons From Magnus’s Meteoric Rise

Published on October 18th, 2013 | by Ben

USCF has a great book review by IM Jeremy Silman that looked at how Magnus Carlsen became the youngest chess grandmaster. In the review, the author pointed out that the book is not just about Magnus’s ... Read More


Thursday Knights October Meet Up

Published on October 10th, 2013 | by Ben

For those interested in playing more chess, consider attending the Thursday Knights chess meet up at Christ Church in Mequon tonight (October 10th). There is usually a good group of players to play and improve your ... Read More


Brooklyn Castle

Published on October 9th, 2013 | by Ben

Here is the preview trailer to Brooklyn Castle – an award winning documentary that tells the stories of five members of the chess team at a below-the-poverty-line inner city junior high school that has won more ... Read More


Great Participation at 2013 Goodrich Chess Tourney

Published on September 8th, 2013 | by Ben

We had great member participation at the 2013 Goodrich Chess Tourney held on January 12th. Timmy Bobalo, Anish Kusukuntla, Rishith Mereddy, Rakshith Mereddy, Will Reichhold, Archish Sridhar, Matthias Wong, and Chloe Wong all attended the always ... Read More

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