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U3A courses build skills and knowledge |  Augusta-Margaret River Mail

U3A courses build skills and knowledge | Augusta-Margaret River Mail

The latest Margaret River U3A course program has been out since December and courses will begin in early February. Each course offers opportunities to learn new skills and knowledge, to exercise in new ways and to meet new people and old friends. The eight week ‘Basics of Chess’ course is for beginners who wish to …

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U3A courses build skills and knowledge |  Augusta-Margaret River Mail

U3A courses build skills and knowledge | Augusta-Margaret River Mail

The latest Margaret River U3A course program has been out since December and courses start in early February. Each course provides opportunities to learn new skills and knowledge, to practice in new ways, and to meet new people and old friends. The eight-week Basics of Chess course is for beginners who want to learn and …

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Chess Park is beset by crime and homelessness – Santa Monica Daily Press

Chess Park is beset by crime and homelessness – Santa Monica Daily Press

It’s an endgame for chess fanatics in Chess Park, an old players’ center. After five years of distasteful behavior and homelessness issues, the Recreation and Parks Commissioners voted to remove all benches and tables and temporarily close the park. Problems have been brewing in the park for years. Between the declining popularity of chess and …

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Chess master Barty keeps opponents in check at Australian Open

Chess master Barty keeps opponents in check at Australian Open

Tennis – Australian Open – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 23, 2022 Australia’s Ashleigh Barty in action during her fourth round match against Amanda Anisimova of the US REUTERS/Asanka Brendon Ratnayake Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MELBOURNE, Jan 24 (Reuters) – It is the gambit Ash Barty’s opponents are finding …

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World Chess Hall of Fame Celebrates 10 Years in Saint Louis with Retrospective Exhibition |  State news

World Chess Hall of Fame Celebrates 10 Years in Saint Louis with Retrospective Exhibition | State news

ST. LOUIS, January 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF) celebrates its 10th anniversary in Saint Louis by opening the very first, museum-wide exhibition, Spirit, art, experience: celebrating 10 years of chess and culture in Saint Louis, On January 27, 2022. The exhibition can be viewed via July 17, 2022, with …

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Magnus Carlsen: How do you become a chess grandmaster?

Magnus Carlsen: How do you become a chess grandmaster?

An avid chess player, Pacquiao is all too aware of the challenge he faces. “I’ve fought some strong opponents in the ring, but I’ve never met someone like @magnuscarlsen in a game of chess,” said Pacquiao. “I think being mentally flexible is very important during the game,” Carlsen told CNN Sport. The Norwegian, together with …

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