Did you know that a typical chess player improves on average under 100 points a year? At that pace, it’ll take you 5 years to reach 2000 Elo if you’re currently 1500… or 7-10 years to reach 2200… But, the reality is… most people will give up halfway, and will never make it. And there […]
Angelo Kesaris, IM Valeri Lilov, and IM Mat Kolosowski have teamed up to help you to learn how to apply the rules of positional play in chess games.
After his victory at the 2018 Candidates Tournament, Fabiano Caruana, then 26-years-old, finally qualified to challenge reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen for the World Championship title this November in London. If he beats Magnus Carlsen in their match, Fabiano Caruana will become the first American to win the chess crown since Bobby Fischer’s convincing victory […]
It’s been more than a year since we expanded our support for other languages, and a lot has changed since. However, your unwavering support has remained constant, and so has our commitment to delivering the best online chess training experience possible… And today, we take another step in that direction with our German launch! Nothing […]
You can choose a positional or tactical chess strategy to win in the middlegame. This choice depends upon your style of play.
Benjamin Franklin said, “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.” Your chances of success increase when you choose the best chess opening strategy to suit your playing style. Implementing the right plan comes from choosing the right chess strategy for you. No magical best strategy in chess works for everybody, or we […]
Eight of the world’s best chess players will soon gather in Madrid, Spain. Yes, it is time for the 2022 Chess Candidates Tournament.