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Strong & Steady Nakamura Part II
by Inopov on Apr 23, 2015   1642   0
Welcome back! Thanks for joining me again in learning from the instructive fighting games of the American Champion Hikaru Nakamura.   Last week, we examined his ...
Collaboration with the KNSB
Chessity on Apr 17, 2015   284   0
Dutch Federation and Chessity start collaboration   playing becomes learning!  The Royal Dutch Chess Federation (in Dutch: KNSB) has started a collaboration ...
Who Won Recently? Strong & Steady Nakamura Part I
by Inopov on Apr 15, 2015   1524   0
Hi current and future Chessity members! I am finally back this month to continue my series on recent tournament winners. Ofcourse there have been many events happening la...
Chess is back in school
Chessity on Jan 24, 2015   210   0
Chess is back where it belongs Chessity gave many chess workshops Together with Tatasteel Chess. It was a wonderful platform to promote Chess for Children. After two wee...
Say Chess!
by arunjchess on Jan 22, 2015   2552   6
The 77th TATA steel chess tournament at Wijk Aan Zee is heading to a conclusion this Sunday and the tournament is getting more exciting as it inches close to the end. The...
First Chess-in-School event
Chessity on Jan 14, 2015   200   0
First Chessity workshop at Tata Steel Chess Tuesday, Januari 13, saw the first Chessity event at the Tata Steel tournament. A Chessity team consisting of frontman Janton...
Partner of Tata Steel Chess
Chessity on Jan 10, 2015   356   0
Partnership between Chessity and Tata Steel Chess On Friday Januari 9, 2015 during the official opening of the 77th edition of the TataSteel chess tournament, TataSteel ...
Chess is harder than I thought.
by Laimonas on Dec 13, 2014   1183   1
This blog is for those Chessity users, who quickly realized that wining a “Castle Assault” game won’t be a walk in the park even if you have the basic k...
Endgame Strategy - Pawns as pikes in chess
by yodhaa on Dec 8, 2014   2646   1
Hello everyone! This is IM Srinath, Narayanan and I am back here on ‘endgame strategy’. This week's theme is about the importance of Pawn structure in Endgame...
Friday Column - take your chances
by yodhaa on Dec 5, 2014   2180   1
Hello everyone! This is IM Srinath Narayanan here, with another interesting Friday column!The previous week, we examined examples when the lower rated players got opportu...
Do Children Like Having It Difficult?
by Laimonas on Dec 4, 2014   1553   5
Teaching something to your own children can be a delicate issue. Parents usually have very strong opinions on what their child ‘needs’ and what is ‘bene...
DO you know how to play the opening? || King Safety
by yodhaa on Dec 3, 2014   1755   3
In the previous two Wednesday columns you had learnt the importance of controlling the centre and developing your pieces quickly towards it. It’s time we move on to...
Why study Chess endgames?
by yodhaa on Dec 1, 2014   2833   5
Hello everyone! This is IM Srinath, Narayanan and I am going to be here every Monday on articles that focus on games after the first 30 moves. Have you often wondered, &...
Trust, but verify! part 1
by yodhaa on Nov 28, 2014   1111   1
Hello everyone! This is IM Srinath Narayanan here, with another interesting Friday column! In the last two weeks we saw some very impressive 9 year olds defeating grandma...
Learn by Doing
by Laimonas on Nov 27, 2014   1237   1
Children have been learning by trial and error from the very first steps they took, the very first words they spoke and the very first things that they did. A child does ...
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