Groves, Don (USA)  [member # 353]
Correspondence chess ELO : 2250
Next page : History (players connected to FICGS games server only)
See the personal page of Don Groves for more informations.
Statistics for rated correspondence chess games :
Running : 0 Won : 94 Lost : 28 Draw : 104
Elo average opponents : 1957
Results : 64 % With white : 69 % With black : 59 %
Statistics for other rated games : advanced chess, big chess, Go, poker
|Go|| 2289|| running : 0|| won : 225|| lost : 137|
|Poker holdem|| 2079|| running : 0|| won : 51|| lost : 43|
Birthdate : April 08
Last connection : 2020 November 25
Retired software engineer living near Portland, Oregon, US. Very happy to meet new friends playing Go and Chess.
Favorite game : Go
Likes Go because : Enormous complexity grows from absolute simplicity -- just like the Universe.
Style of play : Still figuring that out.
Addicted : No. Well, maybe...
Uses engines : To try new ideas.
Other favorite games : Chess, Futbol (soccer), Basketball, Baseball.
Favorite chess opening : Undecided
Favorite chess player : Bobby Fischer because of his daring style of play.
Favorite FICGS player : Many!
Languages spoken : Some German, some Spanish, some English :)
City : Portland, Oregon, US
Club : FICGS
Mission : Continue learning.
Interests : Ancient and Medieval history, mythology, Jung, and many others
Occupation : Student of life.
Website : None.
Facebook profile : http://www.facebook.com/don.groves.5
Favorite music style : Baroque! If it's not Baroque, fix it!