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Building an Opening Repertoire

by • January 5, 2014 • Featured, Top BoardComments (16)5909

By John Lattier My father taught me how to play in the 1980s. We’d set up the wooden chess set on the kitchen table. He’d play 1. e4, and I would respond with 1…e5, and then he’d launch his entire army at my weak f7 square. I had no idea what to do. I remember [&hellip...

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Report: It’s Damir Again at 2013 State Championship

July 1, 2012 • Featured, News, Tournament Results1023

Setting a new attendance record, 130 played in this year’s state championship tournament. Only the new unrated section was underrepresented. The GCA paid out over $10,000 in prize money—one of the richest prize funds in a while. (The GCA is appreciative...