It was our 1st Christmas Blitz, It was our 1st Blitz tournament. It was our first tournament of any description open to other clubs...and it ran smoothly and was a success. We did it! Congratulations to everyone at the Club for helping to make this happen.
Here at Northenden Chess Club we like to support each other. We share ideas on openings, traps, combinations, puzzles, endgames etc. and we all seem to end up crowding round a normal chess board, jostling to get a good view.
Chess is the best sport to exercise the most important organ in our bodies: the brain. The game of chess might not help you build your biceps or tone your abs, but your lifelong mental health can certainly benefit from it. And a sexy and beautiful mind is one of the be...
"I was at the world chess championship match between Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and his challenger, the American Fabiano Caruana. Believe it or not, I am the elected President of the English Chess Federation; so it was not only a thrill for me to attend but a duty.