GM Swapnil & GM Shyam Camp August - 2020 by Swapnil Dhopade

GM Swapnil & GM Shyam Camp August - 2020

Learn with GM Swapnil & GM Shyam

GM Swapnil and GM Shyam organized a 6-day online chess camp covering the positional and attacking/dynamic aspects of chess! Enjoy the recordings of these knowledge filled sessions!

Introduction to the coaches & the topics covered

Let us quickly get to know our coaches and the chess topics that they covered in this 6-day online chess camp.

GM Swapnil Dhopade

GM Swapnil Dhopade from Amravati, Maharashtra, is the headcoach at Chess Pathshala. He has been coaching since 4 years and has worked with players like GM Koneru Humpy, GM Raunak Sadhwani, GM Harika Dronavalli, IM Soumya Swaminathan, among others.
The topics covered by him are -
1.Exploiting weaknesses in opponents position - Weak Squares, Weak pawns, etc.
2. How to play against opponents pieces by limiting their mobility.
3.  Using your pawns in the best possible way to create problems for your opponent.

GM Shyam Sundar

GM Shyam Sundar from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, is the headcoach at Chess Thulir. He has been coaching since 2 years and has worked with players like GM Harika Dronavalli, IM Eesha Karavade, WGM Nandidhaa, among others.
The topics covered by him are -
1. Learn the principles of attacking play.
2. The right way of studying games of prominent attacking players.
3. Learn tricks of playing in dynamic positions.


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What's included?

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Contents

Day 1
Positional Chess - Playing against opponents pieces
(1h 26m 26s)
Day 2
Attacking Chess - Principles in attacking position
(1h 50m 59s)
Day 3
Positional Chess - Exploiting weakness in a position
(1h 31m 46s)
Day 4
Dynamic Chess - Tricks in a dynamic position
(1h 53m 52s)
Day 5
Positional Chess - How to exploit an open file
(1h 23m 57s)
Day 6
Dynamic Chess - How to study a dynamic game
(1h 55m 05s)