Congratulations to newly wed Grandmaster Bassem Amin from Egypt #AfricaChess

A big congratulations to Africa’s number one player, GM Dr Bassem Amin from Egypt on getting married. The talented player

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KZN Chess Academy bringing in GM Sipke Ernst to South Africa

In line with their simple but effective motto, Developing Young Minds, KZN Chess Academy will be bringing a chess grandmaster

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Reuben Salimu, the chess coach who trains chess champions

Western Province is one of the strongest chess provinces in chess. How do they do it. Here is a post

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Interview with Themba Nene, Chess Player and administrator

Interview with Themba Nene, chess player and administrator who has a passion for developing the game in the township.

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Interview with Marisa van der Merwe, Founder and Owner of MiniChess, and Founder/Trustee of Moves for Life

Interview Marisa van der Merwe, Founder/Owner and Manager of MiniChess CC and Founder/Trustee of Moves for Life

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The power to visualise

Today I will talk briefly about one of the benefits of chess for kids. I will call this the power

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Chess and Maths – Right at the beginning

chess and maths

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This and that on chess

Does chess really improve grades in Maths? Some studies would seem to suggest so. If that is the case, how

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Chess Book for Teachers

Clyde Wolpe, a chess and backgammon coach based in South Africa, has just published a chess guide for Teachers. The

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Kasparov and Karpov. The 2 Ks again but on the same side!

Kasparov and Karpov on the same side!

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