Today I continue to write about my daily experiences in the 21 days to Supercharge your chess course.
You can read about the past days:
Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4, Day 5, Day 6, Day 7, Day 8
1. I want to study che... | Read More
IM Jeremy Silman is a well-known chess author (border line famous, but not quite, as my mother hasn't yet heard of him), best know for his strategy book, How to Reassess Your Chess (now in its fourth edition). The Amateur's Mind (by IM Jeremy Sil... | Read More
After 30 moves of suffering through a worse middlegame, I finally received my first sliver of counterplay by playing 49. Qg5.
Here White is threatening Qd8+ followed by Qh4+ with perpetual check. In my mind I was thinking that any... | Read More
There comes a point when you're trying to learn new systems, ultimately you have to play them. In branching away from the King's Indian as Black, I've delved into Slav style structures and am finding through experience the necessity to seek active... | Read More
I obtained my FIDE Trainer qualifaction over the weekend of 12th May to 15th May 2016, conditional on approval by the FIDE commision meeting in September.
A big thank you to the Singapore Chess Federation for organising the training sessions,... | Read More