Links to useful sites

Links to useful sites

The Mechanics Institute: The Chess room at the Mechanics’ Institute was established in 1854.  The Institute was founded to assist with the development and study of the Mechanical Arts.  It was a pressing need following the gold rush of that time. Chess was considered an integral part of the establishment

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Abhimanyu Mishra is not only the youngest GM in history, but he was also the first winner of the “Arthur Award” for excellence in chess given each year by the Eade Foundation.

Abhimanyu Mishra is not only the youngest GM in history, but he was also the first winner of the “Arthur Award” for excellence in chess given each year by the Eade Foundation for the best essay consistent with the Foundation’s mission.  This photo was taken at the 2021 US Open

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