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E-mail Rated Events (need e-mail access) Lightning Match Two players with two, four or six-game option. Entry fee 5 per person. Swift Quads Four-player, double round-robin format. 1st-place prize merchandise credit of 30. Walter Muir E-Quads (webserver chess) Four-player, double round-robin e-mail format tournament with class-level pairings. 1st-place receives a certificate. Entry fee 7. Express Tournament Seven-player events, one game with each of six opponents. Prizes 1st place 30 merchandise...

Uscf Issues Forum

A forum for discussion of USCF issues, open to all members age 16 or over. Candidates for the executive board (ballot was a cover wrap on the June issue) are among the participants. July 18, MilChess Affiliate David P. Gavin Memorial Tournament 4SS, G 45. Open to all current USCF members. Fort Myer Recreation Center, 228 McNair Rd, Bldg. 405, Fort Myer (Arlington), VA. EF 9.00 postmarked by Jul 10th, 14.00 on site. Active Duty Military receive FREE entry. Guaranteed prizes and trophies 100...

Activity Means Members

Free 8-Line Tournament Life Announcements RUN AN ADDITIONAL TOURNAMENT THIS FALL Each affiliate is entitled to one TLA per month of up to 8 lines and up to 2 issues of Chess Life, for any tournament between October and December 2009, if no TLA for such an event appeared in 2008, and the TLA is e-mailed by the appropriate deadline. The 8 free lines cannot be applied to longer TLAs. SPECIAL CATEGORIES QUALIFY FOR FREE TLAS Each affiliate is entitled to one TLA per month of up to 8 lines for...

CheSS Workout

Naked Chess

Can you hula-hoop and play chess simultaneously We didn't think so. And those aren't the only two things CheSs Life Online editor Jennifer Shahade can do at the same time. She is also an author, a newscaster and the co-founder of9queens. Chess Life takes a closer look at one of our own, an innovative chess promoter. Franas M, Najnann Bradley Bailey Franas M, Najnann Bradley Bailey Top left A still from nakedchess which reverses the famous photograph of Marcel Duchamp playing chess against a...

International Correspondence Chess Federation

In association with the SCOTTISH CORRESPONDENCE CHESS ASSOCIATION ICCF will begin the Second ICCF Veteran's World Cup 1 September 2009, open to all players age 60 or older as of 1 September 2009. The Second ICCF Veteran's World Cup will be In Memoriam of Gerhard Radosztics, who was a distinguished delegate for Austria, ICCF officer and great friend, for over 20 years. The 2nd VWC will be organised in three stages, which will allow several players from each group stage to advance to the...

Learn From A Life Master

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Uscf Executive Board Election

The ballot was a cover wrap on the June Chess Life for eligible voters. The deadline for receipt of ballots is July 21 at 3 p.m. To view or participate in discussion of election issues, register for the USCF Issues Forum at www.uschess.org forums section k-2,3-5, 6-12. 5 registration, 2-2 30 p.m. Gold medal to first, Silver medal to second, Bronze medal to third. Registration 2-2 30 p.m. Rounds 2 454 00-5 15 p.m. Todd Lunna, 732-946-7379. lunnaco aol.com, www.westfield chessclub.com. Send...

Chess Games Of Harold Blajwas

CHESS TRUST June 2007 through March 2008 Legacy Donors Deborah Doll, Nearing, GM Arnold Denker. Future Legacy Donors Harold B. Dondis, Wil Wakely. Corporate Donors Aetna, Exxon, IBM, Microsoft, WalMart, X3D, Mobil, WaMu, Nugent amp Haussler, PC Partners. Chess Philanthropists 50,000 or more . Harold B. Dondis, Frank P. Samford III. King Supporters 10,000 or more . Frank Berry, Mark Fins. Friends of Chess 5,000 or more . Anonymous, Mitchell Denker, Gerald...