Rapid vs Blitz

shadowcuber
I still don’t understand the difference between rapid chess and blitz chess. Please help.
Lazcanov

Hello , Blitz is 3mn ,5mn game and Rapid is 10mn and over.

K_Simonson
shadowcuber wrote:
I still don’t understand the difference between rapid chess and blitz chess. Please help.

 

Blitz is 3 - 5 minutes per side. Rapid is 10 - 60 minutes per side.

benhunt72

If you want to improve, play Rapid, as I explain here.

shadowcuber
thanks
DigitalWarfare

Still need a classical (or long, or slow) rating on this site.