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.
The US Amateur Team Championships playoffs take place this weekend on March 28 on the ICC. Finalists include Thad's No Fun (South), Virginia Assassins (East), NorCal House of Chess (West) and Pinoy of Chicago (North). Follow along and find details ...
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.
Josh Rofrano writes about the 2015 Marchand Open, where he got a chance to play the reigning US Chess Champion Gata Kamsky.
Last week, we announced that USCF and chess.com are provided USCF rated play on chess.com. International Master Danny Rensch analyzes some games as he plays in the first USCF rated event, providing commentary and analysis.
GM and reigning US Women's Champion GM Irina Krush was eliminated in round 2 of the Women's World Championship by GM GM Dronavalli Harika.
GM Ian Rogers covers the Reykjavik Open, with a focus on American stars participating, including GM Daniel Naroditsky and IM Justin Sarkar. He follows-up on his popular piece on Carlsen and Hammer's trivia win.
There are only ten more days to take advantage of early entry fees to the second edition of Millionaire Chess, set for Vegas in October. Don't miss out on a discount for the exciting, high-stakes event.
IM Malcolm Pein of the UK based charity Yes to Chess updates CLO readers on the games from the 2014 online final and how you can participate in future Yes to Chess fun.
The FRANK P. SAMFORD, JR. CHESS FELLOWSHIP selected Grandmasters Samuel Sevian of Southbridge, Massachusetts, and Kayden Troff of West Jordan, Utah, as its 2015 Fellows.
Stephen P. Dillard, 55, a USCF Life member, class-A player, national tournament director was murdered on March 13, 2015. Frank Niro remembers the beloved chess ambassador.
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.