This is a privately maintained web site dedicated to educating, informing and entertaining you about Canadian Chess.
Articles are published in the language in which they are submitted (English or French).
Personal information, such as your e-mail address, is kept confidential. Photos are published with a filter. The history section of this web site contains personal information which is either publicly available, or else was contributed for publication.
This site is viewed by children, therefore we will not accept ads for "adult only" products and services.
A minimum of 10% of revenues are donated to support children's chess in Canada.
Canadian Chess Newsletter and History web site is published by David Cohen.
David Cohen is a graduate of Yale University School of Management. David co-founded Chess Institute of Canada and has taught chess for over 20 years. He was on the Board of Directors of the Chess Federation of Canada and the Ontario Chess Association for many years, and served as President of the Greater Toronto Chess League in 2002-3. His experience as a tournament organizer and director includes the 1984 and 2011 Canadian Open Championships, 1984 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Championship, 1986 and 1987 Canadian Cadet (Under 16) Championships, and 2001 and 2011 Canadian Women's Championships.
David has written extensively about the game, producing three volumes of chess teaching materials, dozens of published articles, and the section of this web site on the history of Canadian Chess.