Posted in February 2012

Scholastic Chess Tournament Report

We had a great turnout for our scholastic chess tournament this past Saturday. There were a total of 21 players vying for various trophies and prizes. The kids and parents were all great and I couldn’t have asked for a better group. I have posted more photos in an album on our facebook page. Feel free … Continue reading

Quads of March Chess Tournament

Here is the information for the upcoming chess tournament Sponsored by Tallahassee Chess Club You can now Register online. You can also download the tournament announcement and registration form in PDF format. WHEN March 10, 2012 WHERE 516 North Adams Street (map) Tallahassee, FL 32302  ENTRY FEE & REGISTRATION $30 on-site $5 discount if you pre-register (by … Continue reading

Chess TV Episodes #365 and #366

Well, I’m a bit behind posting some things and I apologize for that. I’ve been getting over a nasty cold as well as being super busy. I’m back and will be posting a few things today to catch up. The first post will be two episodes of Chess TV. The one from last week (#365) … Continue reading

Chess: The Full English Breakfast

What is The Full English Breakfast? It’s chess chats with a coupla cheeky chaps! International Master Lawrence Trent, Grandmaster Stephen Gordon, and host Macauley Peterson sound off on current events in the professional chess world. Check out their latest podcast at You can also check out their facebook page, or follow them on twitter (@TheFEBShow ). Thanks @thechessdrum for helping … Continue reading

Chess TV Episode #364

Here is this week’s Chess TV (episode #364). This week does not have a chess opening school segment. There is the Chess Puzzle , Chess and Machiavelli, Chess artifacts from the middle ages, and of course this week’s world chess news.

Tallahassee Scholastic Chess Tournament Announcment

Sponsored by Tallahassee Chess Club REGISTER ONLINE NOW – Get the early entry fee rate if you register and pay online by Friday night (midnight)! You can download the Tallahassee Scholastic Chess Tournament Flyer in PDF format or print out this page and use the Registration Form at the bottom of this post. Use multiple registration forms … Continue reading

Chess Puzzle

I want to post a little chess puzzle that was presented to us Wednesday night by our own Colin Dougherty. This is an interesting chess puzzle for you to ponder. In the following position, the White king has been knocked off the board. You must determine where the White king should be placed back on … Continue reading