Category Archives: Chess Days

Chess Day 25th October 2018

The morning session went as follows: 3-round pairs tournament with parings drawn at random – alternate moves, hand and brain, exchange chess coaching and puzzles on the theme of Stalemate Checkmate practice then ended with a very lively fun chess … Continue reading

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Chess Day 26th October 2017

The morning session started with some coaching and puzzles on the theme of checkmates; followed by practical studies of 4 different chess variants – giveaway chess, rook and pawn chess, 3-check chess, and chess 960. The session ended with a … Continue reading

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Chess Day 20th February 2014

The chess day was fully booked, with 30 children aged 6 – 13 attending. The morning session started with the ever popular ‘guess the move’ challenge, won by Tommy and Max. This was followed by studies and puzzles on the … Continue reading

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