Last weekend the Erding tournament was held. This tournament has a long tradition among Austrian tournaments. Personally, this year marked my 9th participation, and my 9th time winning a prize in Erding 🙂 Continue reading
Once again the final result of the game is the exact oppisite of what I thought. On the occasion of this round’s dramatic game, I took some pictures of how I use my broken microphone. Continue reading
This move appeared in a 2-handicap game against one of my students (at that time).
White’s turn. Can you find something to do for White? Continue reading
Staying on the topic of fails on my part, here is one of my games from EGC 2016. I played a bad variation, but knew exactly how many points it was worth. Continue reading
This year we only had five players in the Austrian Championship Finals as one participant was forced to skip the tournament due to a potentially contagious infection.
Undefeated until the penultimate round, it came as a shock to everyone, especially myself, that I lost to a random 5d in the last round. orz Continue reading
At the time I posted this on my failed blog, I was leading a German youth training league. This came up in a review of a game between two of my kids, and I promised to mention it in the book I’m not writing. Continue reading