Chess Cafe Book of the Year, Colorado Chess Informant, Book News and Notes

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Tactics Time! 1001 Chess Tactics from the Games of Everyday Chess Players has been nominated for “Chess Book of the Year” on chesscafe.com.  You can see the full list of nominees here: http://www.chesscafe.com/Reviews/botyr1.htm. There are two rounds of voting.  First … Continue reading

Chris Peterson Podcast

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Today’s podcast features Chris Peterson Chris is very active in the Denver Chess scene, and currently helps organize events, and runs the Denver Chess Club website. Chris and I talked about: The Denver Chess Club Running a chess club and … Continue reading

October 2011 Tactics Time Column

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The October 2011 Tactics Time features a wide variety of weeknight Colorado Chess Events including the Wednesday night East Coast Deli tournaments in Colorado Springs, Tuesday night tournaments in Denver , The Thursday night Panera Bread tournaments in the Springs.  … Continue reading

Isaac Martinez Interview

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Today’s podcast features Isaac Martinez. Isaac is 14 years old, and the son of active chess player Anthea Carson.  Isaac attended his first tournament at age 2 days old!  Isaac has made a lot of rapid improvement in his game, … Continue reading

Daoud Zupa Podcast Interview

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Today’s podcast features Denver Chess Club President Daoud Zupa. Daoud and I talked about: How he got interested in chess His extensive chess book collection, and favorite chess books His favorite tournaments that he has played in Interactions with Grandmasters … Continue reading

New Podcast, chess chat with Anthea Carson

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Today I did another Tactics Time Chess Podcast with Anthea Carson! We talked about Chess Simuls, Openings, Tournaments, Rules, Grandmasters, Bobby Fischer Documentary, Prisons, and lots of other fun chess related topics!  More details below… Anthea should need no introduction … Continue reading