2016 3/24 Weekly Update

Happy Easter, have a great weekend!
We will have our regular open play meeting this Saturday, 3/26, starting at 10:00 a.m. in the coffee shop area of the Books-A-Million store at the Lycoming Mall.

Our club’s next USCF-rated, three-round, quad-style tournament will be held on Saturday, April 23, at the Genetti Hotel in Williamsport. For more information and to register:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/saturday-4232016-quad-tournament-tickets-22495590918

After ten rounds, Fabiano Caruana and Sergey Karjakin are tied for the lead with 6 points in the 2016 Candidates tournament. The winner of this round-robin tournament will face current men’s world champion, Magnus Carlson, in the 2016 championship match to be held this November in New York City. http://moscow2016.fide.com/#intro

Club website: www.williamsportchessclub.org
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/WilliamsportChessClub
Chess.com group: http://www.chess.com/groups/home/williamsport-chess-club

“No matter how much theory progresses, how radically styles change, chess play is inconceivable without tactics.”  –  Samuel Reshevsky