Personal Notes

hello, olde chess friends say hi

play e4 as white, the benoni & najdorf as black

USCF life Class A player .... studied tons of endgames the last few years

favourite players include Morphy, Capablanca, Botvinnik, Tal, Karpov & Kasparov.

favourite comtemporary players, include, Anand, Naka, Caruana, and Topalov.

love to play the guitar, weighlift, cross-country skiing, saltwater aquariums, and hiking

visiting national parks also big on the list

chess goals include to play when im 95 ( ... not to far away in years :) .... ) and get back up to 2000 uscf

plan on retiring and travel europe playing in low-rated tourneys when im olde and grey ( ... also not far away :) .... )

taking lessons from top Azerbaijan GM :)

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