12thMass

12thMass

Chess Player Profile

12thMass

Rating 873

Accepting all games*
Daily ChessLast move 03 Apr 16

Bio

My 400th win on RHP! Game 10966168 Another tactical English opening that was easy to convert to checkmate.

Finally active again on RHP, after a long summer "vacation" out in Idaho fighting wildfires. Sorry for all the timeouts!!! That's why my rating dropped thru the toilet.

Warning to all clan players: SKULLS WILL BE TAKEN IN CLAN GAMES!

Favorite book: Bible (God)

Favorite Bible verse: "I can do all things through Him who strengthens me." (Philippians 4:13)

Favorite chess book: Modern Chess Strategy (Edward Lasker)

"In the opening a master should play like a book, in the mid-game he should play like a magician, in the ending he should play like a machine." (Rudolph Spielmann)

Favorite pastime: Chess all the way. But I also enjoy reading books (military history especially), playing piano, running, hiking, & biking in what little spare time I have.

My work involves driving people to the hospital, washing fire trucks, and giving out ice packs to snowboarders and the like. Still, you can't beat life as a firefighter/EMT. Anyone who wants to go into public service should be an EMT first. The class isn't difficult & spending a couple years on the streets in an ambulance gives you quite a different perspective. You'll see a lot of suffering, a lot of waste, a lot of hate, but also a lot of love, a lot of heroism, and a lot of patience. At the end of the day when you look in the mirror, you'll know for at least one of those people you met today, you made a difference.

If you're a real junkie for danger & hard work, go one step further & become a firefighter as well. Nothing beats the rush of fighting a force of nature & winning, or the look on a person's face when you save their child, or the gratitude of an elderly man when you took him to the hospital after his third heart attack. We don't make much money. We don't crave headlines. We don't care about the danger. We just want to help you when you really need it.

Rating Trend

50 games

Rated Won / Drawn / Lost

All Rated

1141 games

As White

563 games

As Black

578 games

Stats
Daily Chess
Games Played
1172
Rated
1141
Won
505
Lost
613
Drawn
54
In Progress
1
All Moves
34460
Moves This Month
0
Tourn. Entry Rating
873

Rated Color

All

1141 games

Won

487 games

Lost

600 games

Drawn

54 games

Rated Timeouts

Won

53 games

Lost

223 games

Historical

Highest Rating87415331789
Average Rating87311621454
Lowest Rating873849849
Opponent Average Rating141814531515
Games Rated22081054
90 days1 Year5 Years

Affiliated Clans

No affiliated clans

Affiliated Clubs

World Wide Chess Club

Club of Champions


Members
640
Tournaments
275
Formed
06 May 12
View Club
America!!!

A club for American citizens who proudly fly the Red, White, and Blue!!!


Members
3
Tournaments
-
Formed
30 Jul 12
View Club

Tournament Victories

No tournament wins yet

User Id
#256227
Joined
15 Jun 06
Last Daily Move
03 Apr 16
Last Live Game
-

Awards

  • Rated player

Ladder Rank

No ladder entered

Notes

Moves This Month is the number of moves made since the 1st of the month.

Highest Rating excludes provisional (first 20) games.

Tournament Entry Rating is calculated by the formula (CurrentRating + HighestRating) / 2.

The entry rating will never drop to more than 100 points below your Highest Rating.

Rated stats are updated within 24 hours of the last completed rated game.

Last refreshed on 04 Apr 16.

Cookies help us deliver our Services. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn More.