The Coast to Coast Online Invitational chess tournament, run by Nova Scotia NM Adam Dorrance, runs July 10-11, 2021. Spectators can watch the event and see standings/pairings on the stream: https://www.twitch.tv/rookstartv which starts just before... READ MORE
Obituary Notice in Cape Breton Post – June 3, 2021 https://www.saltwire.com/cape-breton/obituaries/larry-david-boutilier-56424/ Walter MacNeil writes: “Larry was an avid chess player here in Cape Breton. He was involved in organizing many chess events on Cape... READ MORE
The Chess Solution
If you would like a brain perk daily, choose chess. As an all-ages tonic for the mind, chess is second only to dancing in the defense against dementia -- New England Journal of Medicine (2003).
The Daily Chess Puzzle is taken from actual games. The puzzle on the left is for experts. The puzzle on the right is for beginners. If you think you have the solution, click on the puzzle -- then try out your moves!
To learn how to play chess, click Learn to Play in the menu list above. Then link to: www.lichess.org/learn#.
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