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  • "Hour Of Chess Week" Now In The Fall Too!

  • FM FunMasterMike Jun 18, 2018
  • Looking for a great way to kick off your school's chess club in the fall? The Fourth "Hour of Chess Week" is the first time we will host the event outside of the spring! This back-to-school edition still gives you a chance to win 500 g...
Opening Traps
  • Opening Traps

  • FM FunMasterMike Jun 13, 2018 10 minutes
  • There are no guarantees in life, but there is in chess! FunMasterMike promises you'll win some chess games just by memorizing these common opening mistakes. Watch and learn six different tricks in 10 minutes!
7 Years Of CONIC, 7 More Titles!
  • 7 Years Of CONIC, 7 More Titles!

  • FM FunMasterMike Jun 12, 2018
  • The seventh edition of the ChessKid Online National Invitational Championship (CONIC) concluded last weekend with seven of the strongest American juniors winning official national championships. Sanctioned and in cooperation with US Chess, ...
From ChessKid To Champion!
  • From ChessKid To Champion!

  • FM FunMasterMike Jun 4, 2018
  • Can you grow from ChessKid to national champion? Sure you can! But it takes a lot of hard work. FunMasterMike won the K-3 National Championship waaay back in 1988, well before ChessKid existed. Many fewer kids played chess back then! As I...
Watch 2018 CONIC LIVE!
  • Watch 2018 CONIC LIVE!

  • FM FunMasterMike May 31, 2018
  • Hello ChessKid friends!   This is a friendly reminder that ChessKid.com is set to host the 7th Annual ChessKid Online National Invitational Championship (CONIC), June 1-3, 2018 featuring some of the strongest young ...