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Chess Guide for Club Players

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This is a course for club players based on a textbook by a distinguished Russian chess trainer Victor Golenishchev. The source material is supplemented with examples of play by lead chess players from the latest major contests and is organized in chess lessons. The course is designed for 1 year and contains 75 lessons, including theoretical material and practical exercises. The theoretical part includes more than 400 examples of play. The practical part includes more than 200 exercises of varying difficulty.

The course allows you to:

  • Study the theoretical material and test your knowledge

  • See changes in your rating

  • Keep track of your progress

  • Play against computer starting with a set position

  • Print exercises

Language: English.

System requirements:

  • IBM-compatible PC

  • 256 Mb RAM

  • hard disk 100Mb

  • Windows XP/Vista/7/8.


1. Attacking the king in the center

2. Attacking the king when both sides castle to the same flank

3. The calculation mistakes

4. Training the technique of calculation

5. The "good" and the "bad" bishops

6. The bishop is stronger than the knight

7. The knight is stronger than the bishop

8. The bishops of opposite color in the middlegame

9. Bringing a piece out of play

10. Exploiting the open and semi-open files

11. Open and semi-open files and attacking the king

12. An outpost on an open or semi-open file

13. Fighting for an open file

14. Strong pawn center

15. Undermining the pawn center

16. Pieces against the pawn center

17. Pieces and pawns in the center

18. The center's role in flank operations

19. Two bishops in the middlegame

20. Two bishops in the endgame

21. Successful struggle against a bishop pair

22. The weak points in opponent's camp

23. The weakness of a complex of squares

24. About some strong points

25. The pawn weaknesses

26. The doubled pawns

27. A retarded pawn on a semi-open file

28. A passed pawn

29. Queen vs. two rooks

30. Queen vs. Rook and a minor piece

31. The queen vs. the three minor pieces

32. Compensation for the queen

33. Two rooks vs. three minor pieces

34. Two minor pieces vs. Rook (with pawns)

35. The rook vs. the minor piece and two pawns

36. Compensation for the rook

37. The minor piece vs. the three pawns

38. Compensation for a minor piece

39. The learning positions

40. Geometry of the chessboard. The "shoulder charging" technique

41. The endings with the passed pawns for both sides

42. The breakthrough

43. A better deployment of pawns

44. The reserve tempi

45. The activity of the king

46. Obtaining the pawn endgame as a method of realization of a material or a positional advantage

47. About the study composition. Some study ideas in practice

48. Learning positions

49. Control of the seventh rank

50. Using the open file

51. The endgames with the passed pawns

52. The activity in the rook endings

53. Exploiting the pawn weaknesses

54. Some resources of the defense

55. Realization of a material advantage

56. Realization of a positional advantage

57. Some rook studies

Manufacturer Convekta
Weight 100 g
Operating System Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP

Chess Guide for Club Players