Events

Why has adult chess in the US remained so stagnant

August 25, 2016

I recently took to social media to express something that has been bugging me for a while now.  I posed…

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Interview with the great Neil DeGrasse Tyson on StarTalk

August 22, 2016

An astrophysicist and a chess grandmaster meet up at a bar…make that the Hayden freakin’ Planetarium!! It was an awesome…

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Grandmaster Maurice Ashley has a day named after him (Full transcript of proclamation)

August 22, 2016

Grandmaster Maurice Ashley was recently honored by the Town of Brookhaven for his immense contribution to the game of chess. …

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Maurice is presented with his certificate

Chess coach and player Reuben Salimu meets Grandmaster Maurice Ashley in South Africa

July 19, 2016

One thing which surprised me when Grandmaster Maurice Ashley came to South Africa for the Millionaire Dream Maker event was…

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Chess for Success book feedback

April 6, 2016

Ashley’s autobiographical work touts chess’ potential to interest kids in education and divert them from deleterious influences. Ranking near the…

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US Chess championship 2016

February 12, 2016

It’s that time of the year! The best players in the US are all set to fight each other in…

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Pawn mower puzzles

February 10, 2016

It’s time to challenge your calculation ability by let your imagination run wild, and find the best answers to the…

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