Learn From Your Fellow Amateurs 4
LM Dana Mackenzie examines amateur games and gives his thoughts and strategies behind pivotal game moments.
Includes: ECO: B10, C42, B96, C78, E18
Recommended for: Intermediate Players
Content: 190 Minutes in a series of 5 lectures.
Users rated this series: 4.72 out of 5
Chess Fans have said: I think this is one of the better series on CL. A review of faulty logic is more instructive then studying perfect Grandmaster games. I only wish you did MORE of these!
NM Dana Mackenzie is a USCF Life Master, a Ph.D. mathematician, and an award-winning mathematics, science journalist and author. LM Dana Mackenzie started playing tournament chess during the “Fischer boom” of 1971-72 and never quit. Champion of North Carolina in 1985 & 1987, he became a master in 1988. Mackenzie now lives in Santa Cruz, CA and runs a chess club for kids at the local library.
- 16. Caro-Kann Defense: Alert Defense
Run Time: 00:30:58
- 17. Petrov Defense: Alert Defense, Continued
Run Time: 00:32:45
- 18. King’s Gambit Star & Superstar Moves
Run Time: 00:49:20
- 19. Sicilian Defense: Najdorf, 7.f4 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Brilliancy Prize
Run Time: 00:35:28
- 20. Ruy Lopez: Normal Variation Rose-Colored Glasses
Run Time: 00:57:53