Rating 1279

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

828 games

As White

414 games

As Black

414 games

Player Stats

All Games Played850
In Progress5
All Moves26033
Moves This Month29
Tourn. Entry Rating1304

Rated Color


828 games


436 games


346 games


46 games

Rated Timeouts


55 games


17 games


90 days1 Year5 Years
Highest Rating129113551355
Average Rating128013141245
Lowest Rating127012701150
Opponent Average Rating132911871215
Games Rated42385
  • 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 18 Nov '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.