This is a guest article by my amazing girlfriend WFM Alessia Santeramo. She writes about her recent experience at a closed OTB Classical Chess Tournament. Check Alessia out on her Twitch & YouTube and leave her a follow :-). Enjoy! Finally, I’ve played my first OTB tournament after 2,5 years of just playing online chess. […]
by Dominique Padurano, M.S., Ed., Ph.D., Founder and President, Crimson Coaching Sportsmanship. Patience. Abstract reasoning. Who wouldn’t want their child to develop these skills? As a college essay coach, and ACT/ SAT tutor, and academic tutor, I see the enormous value in getting kids into real-life situations that force them to exercise these muscles. Children …
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A shell-shocked Garry Kasparov walking away from the board after losing on time to MVL. Image by Lennart Ootes, Grand Chess Tour.
Today’s blog post was inspired by Garry Kasparov’s recent abysmal performance in the Grand Chess Tour in Zagreb. The legendary 13th World Chess Champion scored 2.