To see the plan click - here.
This was a busy non-chess week for me. I still managed to get lots done though.
I managed to climb from 2021 to 2056. At one point I had made 2070something but I failed three in a row trying to ... | Read More
...The whole plan, and nothing but the plan.
Feel free to read part 1 and part 2 if you want to waste 10 minutes of your life on babble.
My Path to FM - Study Plan
My openings have always been a strong point in my game.... | Read More
In part 1 I explained a little bit about my great year in 2013 that earned me the NM title. After getting the title and not having much more to aspire to, I started playing 'just for fun', which is fine, but it means not studying that hard off ... | Read More
I'll start by saying that (obviously) I'm not an FM yet. One of my big goals when I started playing in tournaments was the NM title, and when I got it I lost a lot of motivation.
Why was I suddenly so unmotivated? Well, a couple things... | Read More
First, I think it's important that you try to solve the next problems:
Black just captured a pawn on h4. What was the problem with that move?
White played 26.a6. How to punish it?
Black has a piece up, but White has a tremendo... | Read More