Advanced Courses

Advanced course

This course is intended for experienced players from the rating 1800 – 2200.

All students with a rating of around 1700 rating points can also follow  chess classes from the  advanced course.

The course contains the following lessons:

The Psychology of  chess – Practical examples.

The psychology of the chess opening – opening choices based on the playing style of the student.

Positional style, Tactical style, a mixture of positional and tactical styles during the game.

Chess Opening Theory – Open Games:

Spanish opening, Marshall attack, Philidor defense, Italian game, Scottish game, Two Knights defense, Four Knight defense, Hungarian defense, French defense, Petrof defense, Sicilian defense – Closed variation, Grand Prix Attack, Smith- Morra Gambit – Matulovic gambit, Wing gambit , Caro Kann, Pirc Defense, Nimzowitsch defense, Alekhine’s defense, Scandinavian defense, Evans Gambit, Latvian Gambit, Lithuanian Gambit …

Closed and semi open openings:

English Opening, Reti System, Catalan System, Queen’s Gambit,  Queen’s Gambit Accepted, Slav Defense, Nimzo – Indian Defense, King’s Indian Defense, Grunfeld, Dutch Defense, Benko-Volga gambit, Benoni System, Oldindian defense, Bird opening, Nimzo – Larsen opening …

  • How to prepare chess variations.
  • Strategy in modern chess openings.
  • The opening repertoire of the great champions.
  • Analysis of student games.
  • Important tips in the middlegame.