The USCF Sales Spring 2015 Buying Guide is now available! This 32-page catalog showcases the newest and most popular items available at USCF Sales.
In the April Chess Life, available now to USCF Members, IM Erik Kislik writes about the Thoresen Chess Engines Competition (TCEC). Find bonus material from the article in the CLO supplement.
Opening ceremonies for the 2015 national chess championships will be held at the Saint Louis Art Museum Tuesday night, March 31. Inductions will be made to both the U.S. and World Chess Halls of Fame.
The United States Chess Federation (USCF) is accepting applications for the position of Social Media / Chess Life Online Assistant. Applications for this part-time job (15 hours/week) are due by May 1, 2015.
Webster University, won the Final Four College of Chess, held over the March 28-29 weekend in New York with a line-up that included powerhouse GMs Quang Liem Le (2755), Ray Robson (2750) and Illia I Nyzhnyk (2748).
NorCal House of Chess made history in the US Amateur team playoffs by winning their third consecutive victory. In the final they defeated the Virginia Assasins from the East.
The Final Four of College Chess goes down from March 28-29 at the New York Athletic Club. Competing teams are Webster University, University of Maryland at Baltimore County, Texas Tech and University of Texas at Dallas.
The USCF received many competitive proposals for our website revision project. We selected Tray Creative, based in Seattle for phase 1, which includes developing a 501 (c) (3) site.
GM Wesley So recently switched federations to the USA, and is in the top ten players in the World. Kostya Kavutskiy of Metropolitan Chess interviews So: "Work harder.
Focus harder. Believe harder."
IM Greg Shahade handicaps the US Chess Championship, from March 31 to April 13, which will feature a super exciting field including GMs Hikaru Nakamura and Wesley So.
Check out the updated fields for the US Chess Championships and US Women's, set for March 31-April 13 in Saint Louis. Competitors included defending champ Kamsky and World top ten GMs Nakamura and So.