Vollmer, Steve   (USA)       [FICGS member # 7229]



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Steve Vollmer


I'm 53, live in State of Pennsylvania in the United States. Live with my girlfriend Mindy on the side of a very large hill in the woods. Lots of animals as neighbors, they are more interesting that most humans. I swear the chimpmunks and squirrels move acorns around like pawns.


Steve Vollmer has currently 37 running correspondence chess game(s), won 350, lost 361 and drawn 80 other games against an average elo of 1688, played advanced chess at fast time controls, now 0 running, 0 won, 1 lost, 0 drawn, does not play big chess, does not play Go (wei-ch'i, baduk), and does not play poker, finally Steve finished a total of 792 games and is still playing a total of 37 games.



Correspondence chess statistics :

vs. Emile Trigance (1646) :   51%   (48 games, 12 wins, 11 losses)
vs. Stephan J. Hilbert (1700) :   37%   (20 games, 6 wins, 11 losses)
vs. Francis Ramos (1567) :   50%   (19 games, 8 wins, 8 losses)
vs. Duncan Foster (1902) :   50%   (18 games, 7 wins, 7 losses)
vs. Fred de la Foret (1841) :   46%   (13 games, 6 wins, 7 losses)
vs. Oleksandr Kuliy (1975) :   25%   (12 games, 3 wins, 9 losses)
vs. Jordi Domingo (1944) :   0%   (11 games, 0 wins, 11 losses)
vs. Alberto Perez (1654) :   50%   (11 games, 5 wins, 5 losses)
vs. Dieter Faust (1979) :   0%   (10 games, 0 wins, 10 losses)
vs. Eric Price (1731) :   45%   (10 games, 3 wins, 4 losses)


Steve Vollmer



Steve's favorite game is : Chess

Why Steve likes Chess : Battle of wits

Style of play : Positional (at least try to be)

Is Steve addicted : try to fight it

Uses engines : no

Favorite chess opening : Queens Gambit Declined

Favorite chess player : Capablanca

Languages spoken : English a little German

Interests : Reading, writing, exercise

Occupation : Company controller

Favorite quote : What doesn't kill me makes me stronger

Favorite movie : The Godfather

Favorite music style : Zeppelin and Tull




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