See resources sponsored by the Grand Rapids Chess Center below!

Chess Enrichment Resources

Chess Basics: Introduction – Compiled by V.P. Henry Rankin

Basic Checkmate Puzzle Set – Created by V.P. Henry Rankin

Learn Algebraic Notation – Created by V.P. Henry Rankin

West-Side Chess – The Official Newsletter of the Grand Rapids Chess Center

This newsletter began with the idea of bringing local chess contributions and updates from the West Michigan area. We will be bringing this newsletter back this year! Please enjoy the archived articles below.

West-Side Chess Issue #1 – Winter 2017

West-Side Chess Issue #2 – Summer 2018

West-Side Chess Issue #3 – Fall 2018

West-Side Chess Issue #4 – Winter 2018-2019

West-Side Chess Issue #5 – EST RELEASE DATE May/June 2020