March 9, 2017
Being a chess player is a grueling and difficult task. Once you reach a certain level and commit to dedicating the rest of your life to being a professional player, things turn extremely competitive.
February 15, 2017
Many readers may be familiar with such titles as Grandmaster (GM) and International Master (IM), but what do they mean? Why are they important? How does an aspiring player earn them?
February 8, 2017
Jan. 2, 2017 may well prove to be a landmark day in chess history as it marked the launch date of the new Universal Rating System (URS™).
January 12, 2017
Mark your calendars now for some of the most highly anticipated events of the year.