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Links to Great Chess Resources

 If you have a link you'd like to see added to this page, send me an email.

 

Chess Tournament Resources:

    How to Play Chess (Official rules, simplified, by the USCF)

    Swiss Pairing System (My explanation of how the Swiss pairing system works)

    USCF Tie-breaking rules (My explanation of how ties are decided)

 

    Beginners Guide to Scholastic Chess Tournaments (For those attending the VT State Scholastics for the first time)
 

Organizations:

    Chess 'n Math Association (Canada)

    Continental Chess Association

    Massachusetts Chess Association

    New Hampshire Chess Association

    US Chess Federation

    Western Massachusetts Chess

Chess Supplies:

    Rochester Chess Center

    Chess Central

    ChessUSA

Improve Your Game:

    Academic Chess

    ChessOps Chess Openings

    Kid Chess

    Professor Chess

Play Against Others:

    ChessManiac (Operated by Dennis Steele, a native of Kirby, VT)

    Instant Chess

    MSN Chess

Chess Forms:

    Printable Notation Sheet