Mark your calender….. a ghoulish event…. Frankenstein-Dracula Variation in the Vienna Game Thematic Quick Tmt What are the moves? Okay…. 1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Nf6 3. Bc4 Nxe4!? 4. Qh5! Nd6 5. Bb3 Nc6 6. Nb5 g6 7. Qf3 f5 8. Qd5 Qe7 9. Nxc7+ Kd8 10. Nxa8 b6 (unclear, very unclear) …and that’s […]
The purpose of this regular column is to share items big and small about chess found around the web on chess that catch my interest and that I believe in turn will be of interest to you and others.
As it gets closer to Christmas and the roads turn icy another week passes full of Chess and you know we scowl the internet for the top headlines and feature them here for you. I know I hope you enjoy them. Before jumping into the top stories from around the world don’t forget that tonight […]
Another week has past – can you believe it?! A lot has happened this week so I’m not even going to bore you with the small talk. Let’s jump straight into it, shall we? Chess helps young players develop thinking and social skills As If we didn’t already know this, right? Well check out the […]
As the DCC moves to a new system we decided to do some new things. One of which is compiling chess news from around the globe and giving it to you, in case you missed it. If you remebered last week we didn’t have a quick tournament and were closed on Saturday due the 17th […]
Looking for a way to help out the Dayton Chess Club???? If you are a current Dayton Chess Club member and are looking for a way to help out the club……we need you! We’re looking for someone to help run the club on Wednesday or Thursday evenings or Saturdays. If you’re interested, please do come by […]
More women in chess! Yes….no doubt about it… With the multi-tasking skills we are so capable of performing admirably, chess is right up our alley. I’ve often wondered why is this. I really love it when I see an article about young women excelling in the game … (more…)