• 2021 FIDE Grand Swiss

    I concluded my last newsletter by giving a short preview of the 2021 FIDE Grand Swiss and Women’s FIDE Grand Swiss. By now, both tournaments have ended, and the Candidates tournaments are closer to shaping up.
  • 2021 US Chess Championships

    The Saint Louis Chess Club is a host of many top-level events in chess, including the ones with the World Champion himself. However, the US Championships hold a special place for the club as the 2009 US and US Women’s Championships were the first major tournaments they hosted.
  • Norway Chess to US Chess Championships

    Norway Chess was also the last encounter between Magnus Carlsen and the challenger to his crown Ian Nepomniachtchi before their upcoming World Championship match in November in Dubai.
  • Chess 960

    The biggest appeal of Fischer Random is the fact that opening knowledge no longer becomes a major factor in the game....
  • August 17 Newsletter

    In this week’s newsletter, I want to share news about some high level events that are happening right now.
  • Hello ChessUp community!

    My name is Tatev Abrahamyan, and I will be the Director of Chess content for our community. Part of my role is to provide lessons, content and news...