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Riverview Charter School’s Chris Hoogenboom was the big winner at the inaugural Low Country Scholastic Chess Tournament held April 16th in Beaufort. Chris, son of Chris and Cathy Hoogenboom, won the over 500 section besting 19 students. Chris is now … Continue reading
ChesSmart players won half of the trophies at the inaugural Low Country Scholastic Chess Tournament, held April 16th at Riverview Charter School in Beaufort, SC. Christopher Hoogenboom won the over 500 section, besting 19 students from 3 states. Chris has … Continue reading
Michael J.Kruse is the founder,owner and operator of ChesSmart. Mr. Kruse had the honor of battling Garry Kasparov, the highest rated player in history in a 1998 15-game simultaneous exhibition in Phoenix, AZ. Kruse fought the champion for 32 moves, … Continue reading
I just finished teaching a six hour ChesSmart class at Claxton Alternative School in Claxton, GA. The top player on the team missed the first class because a fire caused his house to burn down! He came to the next … Continue reading
The Riverview Charter School Chess team, sporting brand new “RookRay” Tee Shirts, placed a very respectable fifth out of 26 teams at the State Finals held on March 5th in Columbia. Christopher Hoogenboom was a big winner. He won the … Continue reading