Personal Notes

Officially retired from OTB chess in July 1999.

Officially retired from online standard tournament chess October 26,2012.

Quitting chess is difficult. The longer you play, the harder quitting becomes.

Finding meaningful employment certainly can be of assistance in retirement from chess. ( May 28,2013 )

June 15,2023 I had a stroke, Slowed me down a lot. Recovering nicely.

Server Ratings Details

Type Wild Rating 1868 Best 1914 (04/Aug/2007)
Type Blitz Rating 1898 Best 2294 (01/Feb/2006)
Type Standard Rating 2114 Best
Type Bullet Rating 1601 Best 2135 (16/Jul/2006)
Type Bughouse Rating 1314 Best 1349 (03/Nov/2006)
Type Loser's Rating 1446 Best 1529 (17/Aug/2007)