College Football, Chess Merit Badge, Zupa, Testimonials

My good friend Pete Short send me this picture, which was featured today on http://sports.yahoo.com, and the following commentary: I love that Chess references are always used in sports. Here is an image from a Yahoo article titled “Checkmate?” about … Continue reading

Daoud Zupa Podcast Interview

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

Klaus Johnson Podcast

Today’s podcast features Klaus Johnson. Klaus is a former President of the Colorado Chess Association, President of the Boulder chess club, Tournament organizer, and active player. Klaus’ Red Hot Pawn profile reads: In addition to RHP, I also play correspondence … Continue reading

New Podcast, chess chat with Anthea Carson

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

Pete Short Interview

My long time great friend and chess wingman Pete Short joins me for this weeks podcast! Pete is a great story teller, and shares lots of hilarious tales of his chess adventures over the years.  Inside you will hear: “Clogs … Continue reading

Paul Anderson Interview

This week Tactics Time had the priviledge of interviewing Paul Anderson.  Paul is a long time member of the Colorado Springs Chess Club, and writes a light hearted weekly newsletter where he shares games, news, videos and stories about chess. In this week’s … Continue reading

Fred Spell Interview

In this week’s Tactics Time podcast Tim interviewed Fred Spell.  Fred is a great asset to the Colorado Chess Community, serving as Editor of the Colorado Chess Informant and doing an outstanding job, being an active tournament player, organizing and directing outstanding tournaments, and maintaining his … Continue reading

Tactics Time Podcast now available on iTunes!

You can now subscribe to, and download the latest “Tactics Time” podcasts in the iTunes store! Click this link to go there now: http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/tactics-time/id436422044 For more information on subscribing to podcasts in iTunes visit http://www.apple.com/itunes/features/#podcasts You can also search “Tactics … Continue reading

Anthea Carson Interview

Anthea Carson is a very active tournament chess player in Colorado, and is the author of the book “How to Play Chess Like an Animal”. In this Tactics Time Podcast Tim and Anthea talk about Anthea’s book “How to Play Chess … Continue reading