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Chess Journalists of America

Chess Journalist Awards 2004

(For a complete list of categories see the 10 March 2004 Press Release)

Internet Entries Received
(Grouped by Category)

Catagory 3: Best column any media

(Untitled Column from Matt Traynor)
   Kasparov for President ( http://www.chessreporter.com/kasparovforpresident.htm)
   Where have you gone Max Euwe? http://www.chessreporter.com/wherehaveyougonemaxeuwe.htm)
   The forging of Iron into Steel ( http://www.chessreporter.com/forgingofironintosteel.htm)
Game of the Month March, April, May (from A.J. Goldsby)
Novice Nook at Chess Cafe (from NM Dan Heisman)
    
A Planning Primer (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman39.pdf)
    Learning Opening Lines and Ideas (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman37.pdf)
    Learning from Dr. de Groot (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman29.pdf)

Catagory 17: Best State Website:

Georgia Chess Association web site from Daniel Lucas     http://www.georgiachess.org
MACA - Massachusetts Chess Association     http://www.masschess.org
New York State Chess Association     http://www.nysca.net

Catagory 19: Best General Web Site:

Chess Reporter from Matt Traynor    http://www.chessreporter.com
A.J.'s Chess Home Page f rom A.J. Goldsby    http://www.geocities.com/lifemasteraj/index.html
The Chess Drum from Daaim Shabazz    http://www.thechessdrum.net/

Catagory 20: Best web-based review:

First Anglo-Pacific Invitational Chess Championship by ICCM Erik Osbun, review by Volker Jeschonnek from J. Franklin Campbell
   http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/articles/a031019.htm
Survivor: 64 Squares (from NM Dan Heisman)
   http://www.chesscafe.com/text/review416.pdf
My Great Predecessors Part I by Garry Kasparov (from A.J. Goldsby)
   http://www.geocities.com/lifemasteraj/mybook_rev2.html

Catagory 21: Best Web-Based Analysis:

Janowsky-Marshall, Cambridge Springs, 1904 (from A.J. Goldsby)
   http://www.angelfire.com/games4/lifemasteraj/_Marshall/marsh_jan-vs-m_cs1904.html

Catagory 22: Best Web-Based Instruction:

A.J.s R+P End-Game School f rom A.J. Goldsby
   http://www.angelfire.com/games4/lifemasteraj/endgames/endgame-list.html
A Planning Primer (from NM Dan Heisman) (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman39.pdf)
Learning from Dr. de Groot (from NM Dan Heisman) (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman29.pdf)
The Goal Each Move (from NM Dan Heisman) (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman36.pdf)
A Fistful of Lesson (from NM Dan Heisman) (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman30.pdf)

Catagory 23: Best Correspondence Chess Web Site:

The Campbell Report from J. Franklin Campbell
   http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/

Catagory 24: Best Web-Based Interview:

Ian Wilkinson (President of Jamaican Chess Federation) from Daaim Shabazz
   http://www.thechessdrum.net/talkingdrum/Jamaica/index.html

Catagory 26: Best Human Interest Story:

The Tournament at Fairfield (from David Hayes)
   (http://www.logicalchess.com/info/stories/fairfield.html)

Catagory 27: Best Historical Article:

The Champion of the North: James Jellett's Adventures in American Chess by Neil Brennen (from J. Franklin Campbell)
   http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/articles/a040422.htm

Catagory 29: Best Editorial:

Looking for Love in all the wrong places (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/lookingforloveinallthewron.htm
Hangin's take on Ponomariov's Open letter to ACP (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/hangintakeonponoletter482004.htm
Hangin's Chess Today's version of his letter to Yasser Seirawan (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/hanginabrigedleter5212004inchessstoday.htm

Catagory 40: Best General Chess Article:

Football and Chess (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/footballandchess.htm
Lets Make Anand Proud (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/letsmakeanandproud.htm
Chess needs a Battle Cry (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/chessneedsabattlecry.htm
What to do about the Draw (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/whattodoaboutthedraw2.htm
International White Knight Awards (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/framesi2003wholething.htm
United States White Knight Awards (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/framesus2003whiteknights.htm
Kasparov for President (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/kasparovforpresident.htm
Where have you gone Max Euwe ? (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/wherehaveyougonemaxeuwe.htm
The forging of Iron into Steel (from Matt Traynor)
   http://www.chessreporter.com/forgingofironintosteel.htm
The Dynamics of Critical Thinking (from Daaim Shabazz)
   http://www.thechessdrum.net/65thSquare/65_janfeb04.html
The Challenges of Online Chess Journalism (from Daaim Shabazz)
   http://www.thechessdrum.net/65thSquare/65_julaug03.html
Tournament Directing in ICCF ... A Proposal by J. Franklin Campbell (from J. Franklin Campbell)
   http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/articles/a040508.htm

Internet Entries Received
(Grouped by Date/Name)

From Daniel Lucas (25 June 2004)

Catagory 17: Best State Website: Georgia Chess Association web site
http://www.georgiachess.org

From Matt Traynor (23 June 2004)

Catagory 3: Best column any media (3 entries):
Kasparov for President -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/kasparovforpresident.htm
Where have you gone Max Euwe? -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/wherehaveyougonemaxeuwe.htm
The forging of Iron into Steel -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/forgingofironintosteel.htm

Catagory 19: Best General Web Site: Chess Reporter
   http://www.chessreporter.com

Catagory 29: Best Editorial (3 entries):
Looking for Love in all the wrong places -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/lookingforloveinallthewron.htm
Hangin's take on Ponomariov's Open letter to ACP -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/hangintakeonponoletter482004.htm
Hangin's Chess Today's version of his letter to Yasser Seirawan -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/hanginabrigedleter5212004inchessstoday.htm

Catagory 40: Best General Chess Article (9 entries):
Football and Chess -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/footballandchess.htm
Lets Make Anand Proud -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/letsmakeanandproud.htm
Chess needs a Battle Cry -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/chessneedsabattlecry.htm
What to do about the Draw -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/whattodoaboutthedraw2.htm
International White Knight Awards -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/framesi2003wholething.htm
United States White Knight Awards -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/framesus2003whiteknights.htm
Kasparov for President -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/kasparovforpresident.htm
Where have you gone Max Euwe ? -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/wherehaveyougonemaxeuwe.htm
The forging of Iron into Steel -
   http://www.chessreporter.com/forgingofironintosteel.htm

From A.J. Goldsby (21 June 2004)

Catagory 19: Best General Chess Web Site: A.J.'s Chess Home Page
http://www.geocities.com/lifemasteraj/index.html

Catagory 22: Best Web-Based Instruction: A.J.s R+P End-Game School
http://www.angelfire.com/games4/lifemasteraj/endgames/endgame-list.html

From Daaim Shabazz (14 June 2004)

Catagory 19: Best General Chess Web Site: The Chess Drum
http://www.thechessdrum.net/

Catagory 24: Best Web-Based Interview: Ian Wilkinson (President of Jamaican Chess Federation)
http://www.thechessdrum.net/talkingdrum/Jamaica/index.html

Catagory 40: Best General Chess Article: The Dynamics of Critical Thinking
http://www.thechessdrum.net/65thSquare/65_janfeb04.html

Catagory 40: Best General Chess Article: The Challenges of Online Chess Journalism
http://www.thechessdrum.net/65thSquare/65_julaug03.html

From J. Franklin Campbell (6 June 2004)

Catagory 20: Best web-based review: First Anglo-Pacific Invitational Chess Championship by ICCM Erik Osbun, review by Volker Jeschonnek
http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/articles/a031019.htm

Catagory 23: Best Correspondence Chess Web Site: The Campbell Report
http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/

Catagory 27: Best Historical Article: The Champion of the North: James Jellett's Adventures in American Chess by Neil Brennen
http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/articles/a040422.htm

Catagory 40: Best General Chess Article: Tournament Directing in ICCF ... A Proposal by J. Franklin Campbell
http://correspondencechess.com/campbell/articles/a040508.htm

From A.J. Goldsby (26 May 2004)

Catagory 20: Best web-based review: My Great Predecessors Part I by Garry Kasparov
http://www.geocities.com/lifemasteraj/mybook_rev2.html

Catagory 3: Best Chess Column, Any Media: Game of the Month March, April, May

Catagory 21: Best Web-Based Analysis: Janowsky-Marshall, Cambridge Springs, 1904
http://www.angelfire.com/games4/lifemasteraj/_Marshall/marsh_jan-vs-m_cs1904.html

From David Hayes (10 May 2004)

Catagory 26: Best Human Interest Story:
    
The Tournament at Fairfield (http://www.logicalchess.com/info/stories/fairfield.html)

From NM Dan Heisman (23 April 2004)

Catagory 3: Best Column: Novice Nook at Chess Cafe
    
A Planning Primer (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman39.pdf)
    Learning Opening Lines and Ideas (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman37.pdf)
    Learning from Dr. de Groot (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman29.pdf)
Cat 22, Best Web Instruction: A Planning Primer (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman39.pdf)
Cat 22, Best Web Instruction: Learning from Dr. de Groot (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman29.pdf)
Cat 22, Best Web Instruction: The Goal Each Move (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman36.pdf)
Cat 22, Best Web Instruction: A Fistful of Lesson (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/heisman30.pdf)
Cat 20: Best Web Review: Survivor: 64 Squares (http://www.chesscafe.com/text/review416.pdf)

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