Chess classes, titles and norms explained

What I have learned recently is that there are “chess titles” and “chess classes”… With so many Colorado players crossing over the 2000 mark lately, there has been some confusion – for example if someone gets over 2000 – they … Continue reading

2001: A Chess Odyssey – Lessons Learned Making it to Expert

This month of August has been a crazy one for me chess wise! On July 31, my rating was 1825.  3 days later it was 1952, and 8 days after that it was 2006! As I am writing this, my … Continue reading