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No One Like Bobby Fischer
  • No One Like Bobby Fischer

  • Ashley Tapp 1 Jan 17, 2016 5444 reads
  •   The City of Vancouver, BC Canada is proud to remember Bobby Fischer, and for good reason, as unknown to a lot of people Bobby pl...
How Chess Is Like Boxing
  • How Chess Is Like Boxing

  • Claudia Munoz 1 Dec 28, 2015 1859 reads
  • Imagine you are in a boxing ring. The light dimly shines in the center of the ring. The crowd cheers wildly. You are at one corner while ...
Chess Puzzles By Theme
  • Chess Puzzles By Theme

  • IM Daniel Rensch Dec 10, 2015 1733 reads
  • Very soon, ChessKid will be launching Puzzles by Theme! This exciting new feature will be a great way for coaches to assign their ki...
My First U.S. Tournament
  • My First U.S. Tournament

  • Ashley Tapp 1 Dec 7, 2015 6116 reads
  •   Hi ChessKids! It's an honor to be asked to write for ChessKid.com! I'm looking forward to sharing my chess journey with you all...
From 0 To Tournament-Ready
  • From 0 To Tournament-Ready

  • Rob Lazorchak 1 Nov 23, 2015 1632 reads
  • My name is Rob Lazorchak, and I've been a chess teacher and coach for seven years. I taught many students in the greater Washington, D.C....
Opening Study For Beginners
  • Opening Study For Beginners

  • Claudia Munoz 1 Oct 12, 2015 1843 reads
  • Do you feel like you need to change your opening? Are you a new chess player and don't know where to start? Openings are very important b...
Chess Is A Team Sport
  • Chess Is A Team Sport

  • Ranae Bartlett 2 Oct 5, 2015 2024 reads
  • Many people think of chess as an individual sport, driven by the individual player’s ability, work ethic, and ambition to succeed. ...