Personal Notes

Correspondence Chess GM, iccf 2618, 16th in latest World rankings, Fide FM

USCF 2354, Fide 2254, 1998 Lousiana,1999 Michigan State Champion, 1 IM norm in 2008

I am a cardiologist (interventional) , I am from Turkey, I am practicing in Illinois, USA.

I shared 2nd-3rd in Correspondence Chess World Championship 24 Final: http://www.iccf-webchess.com/EventCrossTable.aspx?id=18349

correspondence chess is ANTI-computer chess. Here is a game I recently played in WCFinal: positional exchange sacrifice:

http://www.iccf-webchess.com/MakeAMove.aspx?id=222796

My son Aydin Turgut is 3 times US national Champion now! (K-1in 2011, K-3 in 2013 and K-5 in 2014) His USCF 2274. (fide 2200) he is 13 years old.

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