Can online chess ever beat the face-to-face over the board experience?

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John McKenna
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Re: Can online chess ever beat the face-to-face over the board experience?

Post by John McKenna » Fri May 15, 2020 2:55 pm

Tim Spanton wrote:
Mon May 11, 2020 4:49 pm
Roger de Coverly wrote:
Mon May 11, 2020 4:03 pm
MartinCarpenter wrote:
Mon May 11, 2020 1:15 pm
can work out how to pass moves over a distance of 2m without driving everyone else in the park mad......
Text messaging would be simple enough.
But how do you text without using a banned electronic device?

https://beauchess.blogspot.com/
Sign language might do the trick (and others, too) -

https://www.british-sign.co.uk/
To find a for(u)m that accommodates the mess, that is the task of the artist now. (Samuel Beckett)

Simon Rogers
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Re: Can online chess ever beat the face-to-face over the board experience?

Post by Simon Rogers » Sat May 16, 2020 12:46 am

Before we start stepping out. I'm sure there are plenty of chess jobs to do at home. I'll try and think up a list over the next few days and perhaps start a new topic.

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