Chess Gym Legend: Police Chief Edwin Compass
Chief Edwin Compass is long-time friend and the strongest non-tournament player I know bar none! Edwin is the Litmus test for Chess Gym Students advancement to the next level.
Daaim Shabazz author and creator of The Chess Drum
Daaim Shabazz author and creator of The Chess Drum, the premier cite for current chess events, articles, games, etc. I would not be coaching, playing or teaching chess were it not for Daaim’s rescue efforts for me and my family during the aftermath of Katrina. Thanks Bro! www.thechessdrum.com
The Brothers from Philly
Pete Rogers, Elvin Wilson, Jeff Johnson, Keith “the Iceman” Thompson and Peter Moss and many other players in Philly I am eternally grateful for having met.