Author Archives: Jon Whitcomb

Chess Lessons From a Private Tutor

By Jonathan Whitcomb, a chess author and coach in the Salt Lake Valley Many of those who are now chess grandmasters were once students of private chess tutors. That does not mean that every beginner needs chess lessons to progress … Continue reading

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End Game Logic

Does common-sense logic work in the chess end game? Simple logic definitely can help you, provided you combine it with knowledge of the general type of ending in which you find yourself, and you work out the move calculations that … Continue reading

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