Ten of the best women chess players in the country are in St. Louis this week to participate in the 2009 U.S. Women’s Chess Championship, held here for the first time in history thanks to the opening of the tournament-ready Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis. Pelopidas was one of the proud sponsors of this fantastic event.
Charlie Brennan and Rex Sinquefield discuss the game of chess, the creation of the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis and the U.S. Chess Championship that will be held there May 7-17, 2009. [pro-player type=”MP3″]http://www.pelopidas.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/rexchessclubkmox3.mp3[/pro-player]
KMOX‘s Charlie Brennan sat down with Rex Sinquefield to discuss his take on St. Louis Public schools’ deed restrictions, which prevent closed public schools from being sold and reopened as Charter schools for the next hundred years. This interview offers a great explanation of the…