Summer Online Chess Camp with Fide Master Rohan Talukdar Register Now

Tournament Name

Summer Online Chess Camp with Fide Master Rohan Talukdar

Description

Chess For All Online presents a Summer Online Chess Camp with Fide Master Rohan Talukdar, and we invite you to participate. This camp will be similarly formatted to the successful Winter Chess Camp, which featured over 40 participants. All of the content has been newly changed to better equip student's needs. This is a 3-day camp, which lasts 3 hours each day. The camp will feature important chess topics vital for every chess player and include the opening, attacking play, and the endgame.

Day 1: The Opening
First Hour:
• Introduction and expectations of the camp (10 minutes)
• Review of different openings and the importance of pawn structure (10 minutes)
• Puzzles from Grandmaster games (10 minutes)
• Answers of the puzzles while going through a deep analysis of the Grandmaster games (25
minutes)
• Break (5 minutes)
Second Hour:
• The importance of understanding move order (10 minutes)
• Knowing when to castle in the opening (10 minutes)
• Showcase of opening model Grandmaster games (35 minutes)
• Break (5 minutes)
Third Hour:
• What to do if you are facing an uncommon opening and how to sense an opening trap (15
minutes)
• Showcase of how GMs crush uncommon openings (15 minutes)
• Instructor plays 2 random players in the camp (5+5 time control) with analysis (30 minutes)
Day 2: The Attack
First Hour:
• An overview of the different attacking methods (10 minutes)
• How Grandmasters use the different attacking methods in practice (45 minutes)
• Break (5 minutes)
Second Hour:
• Puzzles of attacking play from practical play (10 minutes)
• Showcase of how world champions like Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov attack (45 minutes)
• Break (5 minutes)
Third Hour:
• Continuation of how world champions attack (30 minutes)
• Instructor plays 2 random players in the camp (5+5 time control) with analysis (30 minutes)
Day 3: The endgame
First Hour:
• The importance of the endgame and why it needs to be learned (10 minutes)
• Explaining Opposition in pawn endgames (10 minutes)
• Series of puzzles on pawn endings (35 minutes)
• Break (5 minutes)
Second Hour:
• Explaining rook endgames (Lucena and Philidor) (15 minutes)
• Endgame Piece Domination from Grandmaster games (40 minutes)
• Break (5 minutes)
Third Hour:
• My games of how I have handled the endgame (25 minutes)
• Instructor plays 2 random players in the camp (5+5 time control) with analysis (30 minutes)
• Conclusion and wrap up of the camp (5 minutes)

Date

Monday, June 28, 2021 11:00 AM - Wednesday, June 30, 2021 2:00 PM (Central Time)

Location

Online

Category

National, Target: All Ages

Summer Online Chess Camp Section

Description: Summer Online Chess Camp fees: $75 by 6/18; $85 by 6/23; after that $95
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Fee: $95.00
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Schedule: Each class day would start at 11:00 AM and end at 2:00 PM (Central Time).
Time Control: N/A

Registration Close Date

Monday, June 28, 2021 10:30 AM (Central Time)

Contact Info

Contact Name: Adriel A., Contact Email: support@chessforallonline.com

Tournament Notes

Email will be sent with a Zoom meeting for each camp day. There is a 20% cancellation fee for refunds up to three days before the camp.