News and Notes: Springs Chess Champ, Pet Peeves, Handshakes, Chess.com

Congrats to Dan Avery who won the recent Colorado Springs Club Championship! I didn’t play in the event, mostly because I don’t like playing unrated chess games. I am not sure why the club chooses to play unrated games, since … Continue reading

Paul Grimm Podcast Interview

In this week’s podcast I chat with my great friend Paul Grimm. “The Grimm Reaper” and I talk about How he first got into tournament chess after a random encounter on the 16th Street mall in Denver “Operation Swindle Master” … Continue reading