Lessons

Tournament Skills 

(Recording Moves)

How players communicate strategies and review games. 

Tournament Skills

Center Develop Castle

Control the center of the board. Discover the power of minor pieces. Rule your kingdom by castling. 

CDC

 

Triangulation

How can I control the tempo of the game with these two triangulation strategies?

Triangulation

Zugzwang

We often use the idea of zugzwang to force a break though to promote a pawn or to block the opponent from promoting.

These are examples where you can use zugzwang to promote a pawn first.

Zugzwang