NOTE: I am using Chess.com for my primary blog entries, and am using this blog for occasional summary posts... I also use Chess.com for much of my training (tactics, videos, chess mentor classes, blitz to practice openings, and slow correspondence games).
I am slowly starting to use my new training regimen:
This winter I played one Tuesday night at the Cape Coral Chess Club (Cape Coral FL):
At Cape Coral Chess Club, I also learned about the SouthWest FL Chess Club (Naples FL):
I played at SWFLCC during the January 2012 Swiss tournament on Saturdays. I was traveling a lot, but managed to play on two Saturdays (one rated game each) for a total of two rated games, and a third Saturday for some casual games. Following are the two rated games played at SWFLCC. I used Chess.com to enter the games and annotation and post to a blog entry:
Round 1: http://blog.chess.com/hreedwork/dunn-reed----1-0----swflcc----january-2012
Round 2: http://blog.chess.com/hreedwork/reed-sidman----0-1----swflcc----january-2012
Next post - Eastern Class 2012 in Sturbridge MA.
Playing Down - Because of the busy schedule, I committed to chess by starting a club at work during lunch time. There are a lot of folks who “play-only-on-chess.com” and ...
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