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Fall Chess Tournaments in Utah

By the chess coach and author Jonathan Whitcomb Low-cost chess lessons are available in the Salt Lake Valley, from the chess tutor Jonathan Whitcomb, of Murray, Utah. Please call 801-590-9692 for more information about private (and group) chess instruction, which lessons … Continue reading

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Utah Championship: Fifth and Sixth Grade

By Jonathan David Whitcomb, chess-book author ★★★★★ The state elementary school chess championship was held at the University of Utah, on Saturday, March 12, 2016, and was directed by Bill Clark, with a number of assistants. The official time control … Continue reading

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Utah K-6 Chess Championship

Photographs by Jonathan Whitcomb, author of the book Beat That Kid in Chess ★★★★★ The annual Utah elementary school chess tournament was held in Salt Lake City, on March 12, 2016, with a hefty number of players: 451 children. The event had seven … Continue reading

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Chess Tournament in Utah

By Jonathan Whitcomb, author of the book Beat That Kid in Chess I was delighted to witness the Speed Championship of Utah this past Saturday, February 27, 2016, at the University of Utah. Nineteen Blitz players competed in two separate divisions … Continue reading

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