Join Our Free Prodigy Program Lessons This Weekend!

Join Our Free Prodigy Program Lessons This Weekend!

GeniusKJ
GeniusKJ
Jan 5, 2018, 7:32 PM |
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To celebrate the launch of Prodigy Program 2.0, Chess University is pleased to announce that the first live lesson in each rating section of Month 1 (January 2018) will be completely free for anybody to attend. If you always wanted to experience how the Prodigy Program works, this is your chance to do so, without spending a dime.

Chess University's Prodigy Program is the world's foremost live, structured online chess learning program that has helped over 20,000 students to improve at chess. This January, we are launching the upgraded Prodigy Program 2.0, aiming to create the perfect live, online chess learning program while retaining the key elements of Prodigy Program 1.0 including live lessons, videos, study guides, etc.

The free Prodigy Program live lessons will be taught on January 6th and 7th, according to the following schedule. All times are given in Pacific Standard Time (PST, or UTC-8:00). Each section is intended for students in the given rating range, but on this occasion everybody is free to choose one, or even attend several sections.

900+ Elo Section, Live Lesson #1
Date: Saturday, January 6th, 10:30-11:30 AM PST
Topic: Typical Incorrect Assumptions and Mistakes
Instructor: FM Arne Jochens

1200+ Elo Section, Live Lesson #1
Date: Saturday, January 6th, 12:00-1:00 PM PST
Topic: Evaluating Forcing Pawn Moves
Instructor: FM Dalton Perrine

2000+ Elo Section, Live Lesson #1
Date: Sunday, January 7th, 9:00-10:00 AM PST
Topic: Endgame Calculation Depth - Calculating Till Completion
Instructor: IM Kostya Kavutskiy

1750+ Elo Section, Live Lesson #1
Date: Sunday, January 7th, 10:30-11:30 AM PST
Topic: Calculation Assessment and Tips
Instructor: IM Kostya Kavutskiy

1500+ Elo Section, Live Lesson #1
Date: Sunday, January 7th, 12:00-1:00 PM PST
Topic: Calculating and Tactical Training Session
Instructor: IM Kostya Kavutskiy

Students will be able to ask questions at any time during the live lessons by using one of the two chat options given below.

How to Attend
Students can choose one of the following two options, with the first option being the recommended one and the second option being a backup solution.

1. To attend via Twitch, visit:
https://www.twitch.tv/chessuniversity
and type a short message in the chat box. Once a box pops up, you will
have the choice to log in or sign up. If you have a Twitch.tv username, go
ahead and sign in. If you do not, click on “sign up”, follow the
instructions and then register an account. Now, you will be able to use
the Twitch chat box.

2. To attend via Youtube, visit: https://www.youtube.com/c/ChessUniversity/live

Learn and enjoy!

Kairav