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Kids for Chess Program 
Great Chess Minds 
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Chess Tournaments
October 2017 to January 2018
 

Date      

Tournament     

Download Form   
4 & 5
December

      
22nd Kids for
Chess Camp
Organised by 
Cheras Chess Academy 
(Kuala Lumpur)
     

Click to download form
5 to 8 Dec 

 
7th Cheras Rating Chess 
Tournament 2017
Organised by 
Cheras Chess Academy 
Fide Rated event
(Kuala Lumpur)
 


12-player Round 
Robin tournament.  
The event is 
by invitation only. 

Details to be 
announced later
  
5 to 8 Dec 

 

  
   4th Cheras Challengers 
Chess Tournament 2017
Organised by 
Cheras Chess Academy 
Fide Rated event
(Kuala Lumpur)
  

  
12-player Round 
Robin tournament.  
The event is 
by invitation only. 
  

Details to be 
announced later
  
18 to 19   November

Kajang Fide Classical 
Chess Edition 1 (KFCC 1)
Fide Rated event
(Kajang)

Click to download form
25 Nov  to 
4 Dec

        
  18th ASEAN AGE GROUP CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017
(Kuantan)
       
3 tournaments in 1
Championships 
- Standard, Rapid & Blitz
           

  
Click to download form

Is the event FIDE rated?? We are waiting for confirmation from FIDE.  

   
22 to 26
November
   

  
34th NATIONAL AGE-GROUP CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017
Fide Rated event
(Singapore)
    

Click to download form
  
4 to 9 
December
  

  
Penang Open 2017
Fide Rated event
(Penang)
  

Click to download form
9 to 10  
December

  
Wah Seong Penang Chess 
League Team Tournament 2017
 
(Penang)
    

Click to download form
23 to 27 
December 

 
Jolimark (HK) International Open Chess Championship 2017
 
Fide Rated event
(Hong Kong)
  

Click for more details   
      

3 to 8 January 2018 

  
Laos open 2018

Fide Rated event
(Vientiane, Laos)
  

      
Click for more details
      

Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess *
Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess *

       

 

KK9908 Digital Chess Clock


  Many consider the KK9908 chess clock the most affordable and modern digital chess clock in the world. Features include the following:
* 36 pre-programmed popular timing options for quick and ease of use
* 2 user define functions (userís own setting)
* Manual programming for all these modes
* Used for Classical, Rapid and Blitz games 
* USCF-delay and Byo-yomi timing 
* Setting the clock is made very easy with user-friendly buttons.
* Complete display of hh:mm:ss on LCD
* Move-counter for all options
* Time and move counter correction option during a game
* It meets all the standards of a good digital clock.
* Uses one AA battery only

  For enquiries, please email to geodat@yahoo.com

                 


Click to read the Chess Base article on the Penang Open

The Penang International Open 2017 is reported in Chess Base. 
Thank you to Edwin Lam. 


Edwin (right) playing at the recent Royal Selangor Club 
Chess tournament in Kuala Lumpur. 

                 

22nd Kids for Chess Camp 
Organised by 
Cheras Chess Academy 
(Kuala Lumpur)

4 & 5 December 2017

   Cheras Chess Academy & Imagine Software, welcomes you to its 22nd  Chess Camp for children. The course has been designed to be fun and informative for the beginner, the intermediate player as well as the aspiring tournament player. The Chess camp is headed by Fide Trainer Collin Madhavan (CM,FT,IA) and he will be assisted by a team of qualified and very capable trainers and instructors. Here are a few pictures from our past Chess camps.   


Participants shouting 'Merdeka! Merdeka! Merdeka! (August 2017 Camp)

    The closing date for submitting the forms is 30th of November 2017 (Thursday)  or when there are no more available places. To avoid disappointment, please sign up early for the Camp.

Click to download form. 

                 

  Understanding Pawn Endgames
(chess training for Intermediate level)

Traps, Sacrifices & Gambits
(chess training for Intermediate level)
  
Beginners Holiday Camp
Organised by 
Cheras Chess Academy 
(Kuala Lumpur)

29 & 30 August 2017

The August holidays chess training camp took place on 29 & 30 August 2017 at the International Youth Centre in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur. A hundred plus participants took part in the camp which was organised by the Cheras Chess Academy. 
    The Chess camp was headed by Fide Trainer & Candidate Master Collin Madhavan who was capably assisted by Fide Instructor Olivia Madhavan, Fide National Instructor Ms Doris Wong, Fide National Instructor Bob Yap, Fide National Instructor Genkeswaran & Fide National Instructor Kumaressan. The coaches are all very qualified, capable, children friendly, very responsive to the needs of the children and were very resourceful in finding new ways in teaching theory to the young minds.   
     Here are some of the photos that were taken at the Chess Camp. 


All set to shout 'Merdeka! Merdeka! Merdeka! 

Click for Merdeka Day 
Video


Coach Doris spending time with some of the juniors


Coach Olivia Madhavan gets the class fully involved in the training


Winners of the training tournament (Lower intermediate level)


Winners of the training tournament (Higher intermediate level)


Click for more photos

                 

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Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess * Chess *
   

Chess lessons in Endah Parade, Sri Petaling, Kuala Lumpur

Day & Time: Saturday mornings from 10 to 11.30am.

Levels:  Beginners to Lower intermediate level.

Age: Only children from 7 years of age and older.

Who should join: Anyone who is interested to play Chess either for fun or to become a 
                         strong player. 

Area: Close to Bukit Jalil, Kesas Highway. Good for folks staying in Sri Petaling, OUG,
         Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam, Puchong, Subang. 

Enquiries:  Please whatsapps or sms us at  016-2123578, or send an email 
                to geodat@yahoo.com.

Chess lessons in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Day & Time: Sunday from 3 to 5 pm.

Levels:  All levels from beginner to tournament player.

Age: Only children from 7 years of age and older.

Who should join: Anyone who is interested to play Chess either for fun or to become a 
                         strong player. 

Area: In Cheras, Kuala Lumpur (near Cheras Leisure Mall). 

Enquiries:  Please whatsapps or sms us at  016-2123578, or send an email 
                to geodat@yahoo.com.

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Chess Puzzles

#233
        
White to checkmate in 2 moves

#234

White to checkmate in 2 moves

Solution:   
 
  
 
  
      
  
   

 

 
    

 
   

  

1. Qxc7+ Nxc7 2. Nb6# 1-0

 
Solution:              
  
     
       
  

 
                 

 

  
 

  
  

  

1. Rg8+ Rxg8 2. Nf7# 1-0

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