The nickname fpawn refers to my longtime devotion to chess openings that involve the King's Bishop Pawn, especially the Bird (1.f4) and Dutch (1.d4 f5). In fact, I registered fpawn on ICC way back in 1994!

Chess Master

Chess Coach

  • Experienced with Advanced Juniors
  • 7 Students Made Master Before 18
  • 2 World Youth Gold Medalists
  • Several National Champions, Including Grades, Junior, Cadet and Denker
  • CalChess HS, JHS, Elementary Champs
  • Saratoga HS Won 7 Consecutive States

© 2012 Michael Aigner