Complete Chess Course Combo 3 DVD


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Chess King's Complete Chess Course 3 DVD Set is the quickest and easiest way to learn the chess basics, the patterns, tips, strategies, techniques which will turn you from a beginner into an accomplished chess player. The DVD video format makes it simple to improve your chess. Just watch, listen and learn. This Course is a fountain of knowledge for parents and coaches. The set contains close to 5 hours of structured instruction with over 100 ready-to-use examples of sound chess fundamentals. Recommended for players Unrated to 1500 Elo. Ideal for Junior and improving players to reach club player level. Useful for parents and coaches to gather material for their chess lessons. The high quality DVDs feature 12th Women's World Chess Champion and Chess Queen™ Alexandra Kosteniuk and a portion of the proceeds go to support her Chess Fund.

Volume 1: Chess opening Principles. Demonstrates that you don't need to try to memorize hundreds of openings variations as long as you play the opening by following common basic ideas. 20 chapters, 100 minutes.

Volume 2: Basic Tactics and Strategy. You'll discover a variety of tactical weapons and strategy concepts that you could use over and over to win material and provide you with a lasting edge. 27 chapters, 120 minutes.

The DVDs are zone "0" or "ALL" which means they are guaranteed play anywhere in the world (including USA zone 1, Europe zone 2, etc.), and they work on any normal DVD player or PC or Mac.

Volume 3: Endgames. When few pieces are left on the board, knowing the proper procedures can spell the difference between victory and defeat. 22 chapters, 70 minutes.


Special Price.Normal DVD Price $25, Normal Combo Price $59. IN STOCK.


Video Description:



DISK 1: OPENING PRINCIPLES


This Opening Principles disk is the first volume of the Complete Chess Course. It demonstrates that you don't need to try to memorize hundreds of opening variations as long as you play the opening by following common basic ideas. You'll learn all about fast development, centralization, mobility, and defense, all of which will help you get a good position which will lead directly into a playable middle game. The next two volumes in this course are Tactics & Strategy, and Endgames.


Table of Contents: Introduction A. Kosteniuk 1- The Center 2- Mobility 3- Center Pawns 4- Development 5- Knights First 6- One or Two Pawn Moves 7- Wasting Time 8- Castle Early 9- Early Queen Moves 10- Play the Sure Thing 11- Rooks in the Opening 12- Pointless Pawn Moves 13- Pawns and castled Kings 14- f-Pawn Weakness 15- Opening Disaster 1 16- Opening Disaster 2 17- Opening Disaster 3 18- Opening Disaster 4 19- Opening Disaster 5 20- Using an Opening Tree Conclusion A. Kosteniuk


DISK 2: TACTICS AND STRATEGY


This Tactics and Strategy disk is the second volume of the Complete Chess Course. You'll discover a variety of tactical weapons that you could use over and over to win material and gain an advantage over your opponents. You'll also learn all about chess strategy, plans and formations that will provide you with a lasting edge. The other two volumes in this course are Opening Principles, and Endgames.


Table of Contents: 1- General Tactics 2- Pins 3- Discovered Attacks 4- Discovered Check 5- Double Check 6- Back Rank Mate 7- Smothered Mate 8- The Mill 9- Sacrifice to Mate 10- Diversion 11- Blocking Combinations 12- Obstruction 13- Eliminating the Defense 14- Square Clearance 15- Line Clearance 16- Pawn Promotion 17- Attacking the Centralized King 18- Attacking the Castled King 19- Sacrifices against the Castled King 20- Opposite Side Castling 21- The Seventh Rank 22- Semi-Open Files 23- Pawn Structure 24- Weak Squares 25- Good and Bad Bishops 26- Material Advantage 27- Further Study


DISK 3: ENDGAMES


When few pieces are left on the board, knowing the proper procedures can spell the difference between victory and defeat. In this DVD, you will be introduced to the most common chess endgames. Knowing these key concepts and positions will increase your success in your tournament practice and will allow you to convert a material advantage into a win. You will learn about opposition, triangulation, Philidor and Lucena positions, and more. The other two volumes in this course are Opening Principles, and Tactics and Strategy.


Table of Contents: Introduction A. Kosteniuk 1- General Endgames 2-4 Pawn Endgames 5-7 Multi-Pawn Endgames 8-9 Rook Endgames 10-12 Queen Endgames 13-14 Multi-Pawn Rook Endgames 15-16 Rook vs. Queen or Bishop 17-20 Bishop Endgames 21- Knight Endgames 22- Wrap up Endgames Conclusion A. Kosteniuk Bonus: Game Anand - Kosteniuk


Individual Disk Price $25, 3 Disks $75, special Combo price $59, Limited-time Intro price $49.

Old Price: $75.00

Price: $39.95

You save: $35.05

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