Category Archives: Chess Lessons

Lessons From a Tournament Chess Game

By Jonathan Whitcomb, a¬†chess tutor in Utah UCER Ratings in Utah Certain chess clubs in the Salt Lake Valley have their games rated using the UCER system (Utah Chess Estimated Rating), which is similar to the national rating program used … Continue reading

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Lessons From an Informal Chess Game

By the chess coach in Murray, Utah: Jonathan Whitcomb The following game I played yesterday at the Harman Chess Club in West Valley City, Utah, with a tactical combination that allowed me to quickly win. White: Jonathan Black: Jerry 1) … Continue reading

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Learn Chess With Lessons in the Salt Lake Valley

[Updated June 16, 2017] Jonathan Whitcomb, author of Beat That Kid in Chess, is now offering lessons in his home in Murray, Utah (a few miles south of Salt Lake City). The $25 chess lessons include¬†one free copy of his … Continue reading

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