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challenge-31850314
by ClausGamborg on Jul 21, 2015   704   4
ClausG11 - UBBY 1/2-1/2 Challenge 31850314 2015.07.21 1.e4 e5 2.d4 exd4 3.e5 d6 4.exd6 Qxd6 5.Nd2 Nf6 6.Bc4 Be6 7.Qe2 Nc6 8.Ngf3 h6 9.Bxe6 Qxe6 10.Qxe6+ fxe6 11.O-O ...
Chess is No More a Game
by chesskontakt on Jun 10, 2015   1273   1
A Forgotten Interview with David Bronstein Amazingly, I couldn’t find anything more than few sentences in French as I wanted to check online any mention of the 200...
Moving Forward!
by Erwin on Jun 1, 2015   3221   4
Chessity-founder Janton van Apeldoorn often describes the 'Chessity-project' as an organic process, where bits and pieces are being added on a daily basis. This is indeed...
Better Chess Vision. A Manifesto
by chesskontakt on May 7, 2015   2302   13
It is becoming necessary for the attention of chess teachers, instructors and educators to be drawn to one circumstance which seems to be so slight that they do not even ...
Strong & Steady Nakamura Part II
by Inopov on Apr 23, 2015   1686   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   315   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   1553   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   236   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   2597   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   226   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   402   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   1208   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   2685   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   2218   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   1603   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...
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