Chess Federation

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Susan Polgar - US Chess Federation and FIDE
... she announced that she would run for election to the executive board of the United States Chess Federation ... Susan Polgar was appointed Co-Chairperson of the Board of the Commission for Women's Chess for FIDE, the World Chess Federation ... She is moving her top collegiate chess team to Webster University in St ...
Chess Around The World - National Level
... The table below lists the different national chess federations and their national championship ... list is incomplete you can help by expanding it Country Zone National Federation #GM #FIDE National Championship Albania 1.5a Federata Shqiptare e Shahut 45 ... Albanian Chess Championship ... Argentina de Ajedrez 1265 ... Argentine Chess Championship Armenia 1.5b Armenian Chess Federation 255 ... Armenian Chess Championship Australia 3.6 ...
Chess Rating System - Chronology
... 1933 – The Correspondence Chess League of America (now ICCF U.S.A.) is the first national organization to use a numerical rating system. 1942 – Chess Review uses the Harkness system, an improvement of the Williams system. 1946 – The USSR Chess Federation uses a non-numerical system to classify players ...
Chess Tournament - Formats - Systems - Round-robin
... The World Chess Federation, the Australian Chess Federation, and the United States Chess Federation all use different categorization scales to distinguish player ability ... The Scheveningen system is often used to face two chess teams against each other, where each player on one team plays each player on the other team ...
Michael Khodarkovsky
... Michael Khodarkovsky (Odessa, USSR, July 21, 1958) is an American chess player, Chess Master and FIDE Senior Trainer ... He is the Founder and Director of International Chess School, which conducts programs at public and private schools in New Jersey and New York ... Khodarkovsky is also the President of the Kasparov Chess Foundation, Chair of International Affairs Committee of the United States Chess Federation (USCF) and the USCF Delegate ...

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