"Study Chess With Me" YouTube Channel

"Study Chess With Me" YouTube Channel

WFM AlexandraSamaganova
| 10 hrs ago

Hi everyone! Two weeks ago I decided to re-start my YouTube Channel and call it "Study Chess With Me". Currently on my channel I share videos on my trainings. In these videos I am not teaching chess, I am studying chess myself for 1-2 (hopefully...

Webinar 77. Knight on the Rim Is Dim!?

Webinar 77. Knight on the Rim Is Dim!?

FM Gertsog
| 4 days ago

Dear Chess Friends! Once Dr. Siegbert Tarrasch said: "Knight on the rim is dim”, meaning that knights should be developed to the center where they control a greater number of squares. A knight on the edge of the board controls only 4 squar...

Why is Hikaru Nakamura so good?

Why is Hikaru Nakamura so good?

JapaneseTutor
| 4 days ago

Hi everyone, In this blog post, I want to go over a game of Nakamura's because it illustrates correct planning and decisive decision making. Video link: https://youtu.be/4WOfUV3L29g If you have any questions, leave them in the comment sec...

Ask Me Anything!

Ask Me Anything!

DanielGuel
| 4 days ago

Yes... AMA ... that stands for "ask me anything".   I've been fortunate that through this blog, I've heard from a lot of you, and it sounds like you enjoy my content. And generally, when I write a blog, I decide what I want to write a...

My Journey To Getting Better At Chess #6

My Journey To Getting Better At Chess #6

DanielGuel
| 6 days ago

Hi, everyone! How's it going, I hope you have had a great Easter! This will be a brief installment (edit, I now realize it was not so brief ). So, without further ado... ---------------------------------------------------------------...

Chess Acronyms You Must Know!

Chess Acronyms You Must Know!

FM NiranjanNavalgund
| 9 days ago

I believe that chess learning becomes fun and engaging with acronyms and making them part of your chess culture could help you in structuring your thinking better. Recently, I made a video on the acronyms that you could use in your chess prac...

Cylindrical Chess?!

Cylindrical Chess?!

NM LogoCzar
| 10 days ago

'Since we don't have eyes on the side of our heads we cannot easily anticipate horizontal moves, especially if they reach from kingside to queenside or vice versa.' - IM Yochanan Afek The purpose of the Vibbert Postulate is to assist in candid...

That one time I SMASHED Hikaru!

That one time I SMASHED Hikaru!

FM zibbit
| 10 days ago

*** Update April 2nd 2021 ****** This was an April Fools prank. The content should be enjoyable nontheless ;-) ***GM Hikaru Nakamura often organises viewer Arena's on his streams. I joined one of his Arena's and the goal was of course to play the ...

How Soccer Is Copying The Game of Chess

How Soccer Is Copying The Game of Chess

raync910
| 10 days ago

It all began early this year. Whether it’s the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the miniseries The Queen’s Gambit, or some other phenomenon, soccer teams around the world seem to be copying what is happening at chess tournaments. ...