The US Team at the 2018 Chess Olympiad-a discussion by team captain John Donaldson

On Friday, December 21 from 7:30-9:30pm at the Portland Chess Club, IM John Donaldson, captain of the 2018 US Olympiad team, will provide an inside look at how the US team tied for first (winning the silver medal on tiebreaks) at the 2018 Chess Olympiad in Batumi, Georgia by leading a discussion, slideshow, and going over several games. The event is free and open to everyone!

John has served as captain of the US Olympiad team thirteen times since 1986. He is the author of over thirty chess books and served as director of San Francisco’s Mechanics’ Institute Chess Club from 1998-2018.