Bradley Open

July 23-25 or 24-25, Windsor Locks CT 8,000 GUARANTEED PRIZES 5SS, Sheraton Hotel, I Bradley Airport (visible ai airport entrance), Windsor Locks. Free parking, free airport shuttle. Choice of 3-day or 2-day schedule. Reduced room rates- now 87 single or twin In 4 sections Open Section Prizes SI 000-500-300-200, top Under 2200 UnrS600-300, FIDE rated, 50 Grand Prix Points (enhanced). U2000 Section S800-400-200-100, top Under 1800 500-250. U1GOO Scction 700-400-200-100, top Under 1400 450-250....

Overall Standings

1 GM Alexander Ivanov MA 78.93 2 IM Aleksandr Lenderman NY 78.00 3 IM Bryan Smith PA 63.10 4 GM Melikset Khachiyan CA 61.50 5 GM Sergey Kudrin CT 61.08 6 GM Alejandro Ramirez TX 60.33 7 Yaacov Norowitz NJ 52.10 8 IM Enrico Sevillano CA 50.10 9 IM Jay Bonin NY 49.33 10 GM Alexander Stripunsky NJ 48.75 11 GM Alexander Shabalov PA 44.93 12 IM Emory Tate CA 38.66 13 FM Conrad Holt KS 36.33 14 IM Robert Hungaski CT 32.93 15-16 GM Ray Robson FL 30.75 15-16 GM Gata Kamsky NY 30.75 Last year's CP...

By Fm Alex Dunne

Edward Duliba has attained the title of CC (correspondence chess) grandmaster (GM). He will be awarded the title at the next International Correspondence Chess Federation (ICCF) Congress in Leeds, England, becoming one of only nine Americans who have ever achieved this title. Here, then, is the recipe for gaining the international correspondence grandmaster (ICGM) title First, experience. Ed Duliba began playing correspondence chess during the Fischer boom (1973) shortly after he learned to...

SUSCF

fft'P www.VegasChessFestival.com m Simuls * Scholastics Grandmaster Chess Camp Girls and Boys Championships + Lectures + and More July 31-Aug. 8, Aug. 3-8 or 5-8, Jerry Hanken Memorial - 111th annual U.S. Open (CA-S) Aug. 19-22,20-22 or 21-22,2nd Annual Central California Open www.LAChessClub.com. Saturdays 10AM-10 PM (Class & 3 Tournaments). Sundays 12-6 & 1-5 PM (Adult & Junior Tournaments) - Details on our website. Tuesdays 7 30-9 30 PM (Intermediate Advanced Lecture). 11514 Santa...

Leo Kamgar

2005 National Kindergarten Champion 2005 Western States Single Grade Champion He is a special kid in my heart. Loads of natural talent and a great memory. After a three-year break from chess he came back in 2009. His latest victory in Agoura Hills March 12-14, 2010 was first place in Class B. A 9-year -old winning 1,200 I wish I could have done that His coach, GM Mellkset Khachiyan, has worked with him the past year and has developed a monster that will not be stopped. I see great things in the...

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Chess Sam Sloan

Championship Blitz Open, May 24 Compete against the best at the U.S. Championship Blitz Open. The U.S. Championship competitors will square off against all comers in a 5-minute blitz bonanza at the Chase Park Plaza hotel - Two Sections Open and Reserve U2000 - Entry Fee 50 40 for annual members Check the Missouri TLAs in this issue, or G Sif VISIT WWW.SAINTLOUISCHESSCLUB.ORG FOR MORE DETAILS C flC Access to the Championship is free for club members, and memberships start at just 5...

Usate Chess 2014

Note Tournament memberships not valid for National events See TLA in this issue for details 2010 Burt Lerner National Elementary K-6 Championship May 7-9 Atlanta, Georgia 2010 U.S. Amateur East Championship May 29-31 Somerset, New Jersey 2010 U.S. Amateur West Championship June 10 Las Vegas, Nevada 2010 National Open June 11-13 or 12-13 Las Vegas, Nevada 2010 Trophies Plus U.S. Girls Junior Open July 31-Aug. 3 Irvine, California 2010 Tournament of College Champions July 31-Aug. 3 Irvine,...