Northwest players win trophies at SuperNationals V

Reported by Hock San Lee. Northwest players won numerous trophies at the 2013 SuperNationals V held in Nashville over last weekend, April 5-7, 2013. Bellevue’s Spiritridge Elementary team (Derek Zhang, Naomi Bashkansky, Zachary Zhang, Richard Yang, and Brian Chen) took the 2nd place team award in the K-5 Championship section. Derek also placed 9th individually… Continue reading Northwest players win trophies at SuperNationals V

Washington High School Individual Championship

The Washington High School Individual Championship was held at Lakeside High School on Jan. 25-26. There were 78 players playing in 3 sections. The winners were: Championship Section (1st to 3rd): Megan Lee, David Englis & Xiaoman Chu 4.0 each. Correction (2/12): The playoff for the championship section is scheduled for March 2 at the Seattle CC. Update (3/3): Xiaoman… Continue reading Washington High School Individual Championship

Interesting Chess Postage Stamps

Scans of these chess-themed postage stamps and cards from 1972 and 1973 supplied by Russell Miller. (Click on image to see a larger version.)

Welcome!

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