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US Chess Executive Board Votes To Move Headquarters To St. Louis

Flickr/RomainGuy In a unanimous 8-0 vote, the US Chess Federation’s Executive Board has elected to move the US Chess headquarters from Crossville, Tennessee to the St. Louis, Missouri metropolitan area in 2022. This was a two-part process that carefully considered the following questions: Should US Chess maintain its headquarters in ...

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Nakamura Crowned Champion of Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz Chess

At the end of another thrilling day of chess, Hikaru Nakamura was crowned the champion of the 2021 Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz. The American speed demon demonstrated impressive form throughout the event and will take home $37,500.00 for his efforts. This marks Hikaru’s second victory at the Saint Rapid ...

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World Chess HOF Debuts Food and Drink Exhibits

The World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF), the leading chess cultural center in the country, announces two, all-new exhibitions – Pawns & Passports: Chess Sets from Around the Globe and Check, Please! Chess Dining & Decor— showcasing how the timeless game has been influenced by people and cultures, along with ...

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