Category Archives: News

23 Jun
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A Special Thanks to Our May 2008 Donors !

A Special Thanks To Our May 2008 Donors – Your Support Helps Us Make a Difference! Remember, thanks to your donations we can provide Programs/Resources for the chess community! Ben Franklin Donors ($1,000 or more) Leroy Dubeck Mark Fins Corporate ...

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21 Jun
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10 Year Old Claudia Muñoz Seeking International Chess Title

10-year-old Seeking International Chess Title By Claudia Hill , Del Rio News-Herald , Published June 20, 2008 10-year-old Claudia Muñoz will be representing the United States in the upcoming Pan-American Youth Festival International Championship Chess tournament in Argentina next week. ...

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20 Jun
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WonderBoy Magnus Carlsen’s Climb to the Top

Magnus Carlsen at 17 years of age, is rapidly climbing to the top of the FIDE list. It would not be unrealistic to predict that by age 20, Carlsen may became the youngest World Champion ever.  In the coming years, we ...

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19 Jun
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Don’t Forget To Sign Up For Our Monthly Newsletter!

Our Monthly Newsletter Will Go Out Again in Approximately One Week ! If you haven’t already done so…Sign Up today.  Just Click the Green Sign Up Button, fill out the form and submit – it’s that simple ! (Click Newsletter Image ...

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17 Jun
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Your Support Makes a Difference! Make Your Online Donation Today!

The U.S. Chess Trust helps support many chess programs & events ! Help us continue to offer these programs and resources by making your Online Donation today! Remember, making a donation is fast, easy and secure ! Just click on ...

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14 Jun
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The Role of Talent and Training in Chess: Survey

Nature or nurture? Can anyone become a Grandmaster? Dr. Robert Howard of the University of New South Wales in Australia is carrying out a study of chess skill in internationally rated players. The study looks at effects of amount of ...

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12 Jun
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Sign Up For Our Monthly Chess Newsletter!

In March We Launched Our Monthly Newsletter ! If you haven’t already done so…Sign Up today (Click the Sign Up Button above) ! Have some Chess News or an Announcement you would like covered? Submit your inquiry to newsletter@uschesstrust.org!

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05 Jun
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Help Make a Difference in the Chess Community! Make Your Online Donation Today !

The U.S. Chess Trust helps support many chess programs & events ! Help us continue to offer these programs and resources by making your Online Donation today! Remember, making a donation is fast, easy and secure ! Just click on ...

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21 May
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An Exclusive Interview with Larry Kaufman by Jim Eade

An Exclusive Interview with Larry Kaufman by Jim Eade C. T. How did you learn to play chess? How old were you? L.K. My father taught me at age 7, and I had a lesson on how to do the ...

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17 May
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A Special Thanks to Our April 2008 Donors!

A Special Thanks To Our April 2008 Donors – Your Support Helps Us Make a Difference! Remember, thanks to your donations we can provide Programs/Resources for the chess community! HERITAGE DONORS ($500 or more) Norman Forsythe Associates ($50 or more) ...

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