036 Surprising Stories & Insights of a Joyful Chess Commentator w/ WGM Jovanka Houska

Sep 27, 2022

Jovanka Houska is a bright star. 

Anyone who’s watched her live can see she imbues her top-notch commentating at Chess24 with a joy for the game.

Plus, she helps us club players more easily understand top-level play.

Jovanka is, of course, not only a star in the chess commentating world…

She’s also conquered the competitive scene as an eight-time British Women’s Chess Champion.

And her competitive spirit still burns. She regularly attends tournaments and works to raise her rating to previous heights.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Thoughts on her fellow co-commentators: David, Kaja, & Simon
  • How she simplifies chess for an amateur audience
  • What she needs to do bring her rating back up

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