Grandmaster Valeriy Aveskulov's Simul

May 9, 2015, 9:31 PM |

Grandmaster Valeriy Aveskulov will be playing an online chess simul on Sunday, May 10th, 2015 at 1:45 PM Pacific Time (PDT) right here on!

The games will be played in's Live Chess server. The time control is 45|45; that is, 45 minutes per person with a 45 second increment per move. The simul is costs $10 per person.


*This simul is free for those enrolled in the May 2015 month of the Prodigy Program. Current Prodigy Program students are already registered for the simul.*

For everybody else:

Step 1: Follow this link to pay using PayPal balance or credit/debit card:

Step 2: After you pay for your spot, message GeniusKJ on and provide your name and email address

We must know which email address belongs to which username otherwise we won't know sent payment. You must remember to message GeniusKJ after paying for your seat. If you forget to message GeniusKJ on, you will not get to play in the simul. Don't forget to send the message after paying for the simul!

Step 3: Send Valeriy Aveskulov a friend request on

Click on "Add to Friends" on the left side of the screen after following the link above.

Registration ends on May 10th, 2015 at 10:00 AM PDT.


On Simul Day:

Be logged into's Live Chess server by 1:40 PM PDT on May 10th, 2015. You have to send Valeriy a challenge in's Live Chess between 1:45 and 1:55 PM PDT.

Send the challenge with the following criteria:

(1) Time control is 45|45.

(2) Game is unrated.

If you have any questions before or during the simul, contact Kairav Joshi on or send an email to