Rating 1270

About Monty348

75 years and counting---Married for 37---Five amazing grandkids---Determined violin student---Sailed the seven seas: U.S. Navy, then Norwegian and Danish Merchant Marine---Aspiring hand tool woodworker---Longtime resident of beautiful Manitou Springs, Colorado.

I can't remember how I learned to play Chess, but it was way before the internet!

A big salute to all my Red Hot Pawn opponents; Win or lose, I appreciate your honest play, respect your good sportsmanship, and thank you for all our shared hours of hard-fought chess.

Good luck in everything but checkmating me! 😉

Rating Trend (last 50 games)

Rated Won / Drawn / Lost

All Rated

826 games

As White

413 games

As Black

413 games

Player Stats

All Games Played848
In Progress4
All Moves25930
Moves This Month27
Tourn. Entry Rating1312

Rated Color


826 games


435 games


345 games


46 games

Rated Timeouts


55 games


16 games


90 days1 Year5 Years
Highest Rating131013551355
Average Rating129013151244
Lowest Rating127012701150
Opponent Average Rating125411541211
Games Rated52483
  • 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 25 Sep '19 .

Affiliated Clans

  • The Blues Brothers

    It's got a cop motor, a 440 cubic inch plant, it's got cop tires, cop suspension, cop shocks. It's a model made before catalytic converters so it'll run good on regular gas. What do you say, is it the new Bluesmobile or what?

Affiliated Clubs

  • Personal Chess Training

    Solve problems, compositions, studies & positions from GM games.

  • Brave Sir Bobbin and His Defunct Chess Club

    Our members are limited, by invitation, to personal friends and family, who live close-by, so we are able to enjoy twice-annual potlucks and award ceremonies. Other fans of Chess and British Humour are recommended to the Monty Python Club.