Steve Pokres Chess Challenge [1]

For chess friends Steve Pokres and American chess players

chess figures on podium
chess figures and goldchess logo

$ 100 to win

Free buy-in

Level I-III
Free tournament, $100 prize pool, with 3 winners awarded. Play and fulfill your chess dreams.
In each task the player who first sends the correct solution wins. We play from the given position, and the opponent of all players is our educational computer.
Guest chess players from all over the world can take part in the tournament, but they can receive the prize only if no American chess player solves the task.

When you click -Sign up / after paying entry fee, the system will automatically include you in the start list, and will save the game position under ‘My account’. When the tournament starting time comes, you will be able to download the position. Win position by fulfilling the given criteria and save your solution, also under ‘My account’.
Below all the results (in Winners-Daily screens-Results).
#
Name
Country
Age
1
Paweł Jaworski
Poland
26
2
Jeff Davis
United States
56
3
Abdul Maalick
Pakistan
18
4
Виталий Яковлев
Russian Federation
33
5
Armenak Yeghiazaryan
Armenia
32
6
Rafał Pawlak
Poland
34
7
Михаил Мудриченко
Russian Federation
19
8
Aleksandra Osada
Poland
17
9
Damian Śliwicki
Poland
24
10
Богдан Доманский
Ukraine
16
11
Амирхан Турсунов
Kazakhstan
12
12
Жавохир Артиков
Uzbekistan
13
13
Wojciech Jerzy
Poland
14
Клим Гольцман
Kazakhstan
24
15
Alex Nurijanyan
Armenia
20
16
Courtney Lanigan
Canada
23
17
Ann Brown
United States
48
18
Асель Калиева
Kazakhstan
43
19
Mihail Zelenkov
Belarus
18
20
Stanisław Nawrot
Poland
13
21
Harinath Reddy
India
29

    Entry fee: Free

    Steve Pokres Chess Challenge (task 1) [1]

    Start: 2021-07-10 22:00:00

    Time to solve: 5 min

    • win as soon as possibile (computer gives up)

    Reward: $ 20

    Play

    Steve Pokres Chess Challenge (task 2) [1]

    Start: 2021-07-10 22:05:00

    Time to solve: 10 min

    • mate on move 22

    Reward: $ 30

    Play

    Steve Pokres Chess Challenge (task 3) [1]

    Start: 2021-07-10 22:15:00

    Time to solve: 15 min

    • mate on move 25 involving a queen sacrifice

    Reward: $ 50

    Play

    Title: American Chess Hero (ACH)