Discover the ability to see 40 moves ahead in a position - and unleash the ultimate “strategy” monster inside you: Key Squares… Weak Spots… hidden resources in Equal Positions… Turning Advantages into Wins… Middlegame & Positional Chess Super Pack with training courses from 19 Chess Masters is the best way to do it. 175 hours of training with GMs and IMs, whenever you want, wherever you want.
Complete Middlegame Preparation with FM Armin Musovic
What I have for you today is a brand new middlegame training course from renowned coach FM Armin Musovic… The course gives you 10 hours of HD videos, a whole collection of PGNs well-organized by theme, as well as an online practicum.
Middlegame Trickery with GM Daniel Gormally
English GM Daniel Gormally has just completed the 7-hour Middlegame Trickery course containing his complete blueprint to tournament dominance! GM Gormally shares secrets of computer preparation, slippery defense, how to stun opponents with unexpected moves and shocking sacrifices, plus much more.
Positional Play Secrets with GM Ibro Saric
In this 10-hour, 20-chapter course, GM Ibro Saric reveals how to win with the 9 elements of advanced positional play. A course for players in the 1200-1800 range looking to reach 2000-2200 Elo and beyond.
Comprehensive Positional Course with IM Castellanos
Good positional understanding is one of the main criteria separating masters from club players. Everyone knows how to study tactics, openings, and endgames. But, when it comes to something more sophisticated like positional understanding – the majority of players simply don’t know where to start. This course will fix it!
Converting Advantage into a Win with IM Illia Golichenko
In this 19-lesson, 10.5-hour course we arm you with the 6 most effective ways of realizing an advantage and winning your game. IM Golichenko will be guiding you through every move in the program, and showing you how to add them to your game so you can become the most dangerous player in your club!
Exploiting Weaknesses with IM Edward Porper
In this 10-hour, 18-chapter course, IM Edward Porper shows you how to capitalize on all types of weakness – tactical and strategic – using his step-by-step systems.
Grandmaster Level Middlegame Understanding with IM Lilov
“The middlegame I repeat is chess itself, chess with all its possibilities, its attacks, defenses, sacrifices, etc.” – Eugene Znosko-Borovsky
Grandmaster Level Positional Understanding with GM Mikhaylo Oleksienko
What is the main difference between a Grandmaster and an amateur? It is the understanding of positions on a very fundamental level, or what’s called positional understanding.
Key Squares Mastery with IM Vojislav Milanovic
In this 10-hour Key Squares Mastery with IM Vojislav Milanovic, you will learn to flawlessly read the position, identify the critical squares, plan and maneuver your pieces to occupy the key squares, and execute the plan.
Lifetime Middlegame Ideas with GM Miloje Ratkovic
GM Miloje Ratkovic’s brand new course Lifetime Middlegame Ideas distills the best methods from all of his study and tournament experience and squeezes them into a single course. All of the most powerful, game-winning middlegame ideas he has ever discovered are revealed in 7 hours of HD video lessons.
Mastering Positional Play with GM Sipke Ernst
GM Ernst has put together his 7-hour Mastering Positional Play – the complete training on positional chess for all under 2200 players.
Mastering Positional Sacrifice with IM Boroljub Zlatanovic
IM Boroljub Zlatanovic is a world-class expert on positional sacrifices and a renowned chess coach. He believes that without a proper understanding of the positional sacrifice it is next to impossible to reach the 2200 level. That’s why he recorded this 10-hour training revealing how to make positional sacrifice a powerful weapon at the club level.
Middlegame Principles with IM Bence Szabo
IM Bence Szabo’s brand-new course, Middlegame Principles, 9 hours of high-quality video lessons, divided into 16 chapters, spilling the secrets of the masters and how they dominate middlegames.
Middlegame Masterclass with IM William Paschall
Middlegame masterclass with IM Paschall is a 10-hour video course covering “everything middlegame” for under 2200 rated player must know.
Middlegame Mastery with GM Davorin Kuljasevic
In this 9-hour Middlegame Mastery, GM Kuljasevic goes over all the typical central pawn structures [around 30 types] to make sure you get the most up-to-date, reliable insight on how to treat each and every one of those positions. And of course, you get all of his “insider” tips, plans, strategies, techniques, and Grandmaster’s secrets revealed and available at your fingertips.
Positional Chess Mastery with GM Marian Petrov
In this 7-hour course, FIDE Trainer and Olympiad Coach GM Marian Petrov cover 15 positional themes every chess player must know. This course is a purely practical guide covering the ideas, secrets, and strategies that you can directly apply in your next game.
Positional Sacrifice with FM Yuriy Krykun
FM Yuriy Krykun has recorded the Positional Sacrifices course, a complete training that teaches you the deeper secrets of positional play through sacrifices and imbalances. You’re learning how to evaluate positional sacrifices and convert the resulting imbalance with flawless technique.
Practical Middlegame Secrets with IM Boroljub Zlatanovic
IM Zlatanovic has hand-picked 26 of the most instructive master games of all time, each one teaching one or more middlegame secrets you can start using right away.
Prophylaxis Masterclass with IM Valeri Lilov
In this masterclass, IM Lilov has adopted the same principles that have been proven effective time and time again by classic players (think Aron Nimzowitsch) …and bridged the gap to the chess players’ needs of today!
The Role of Pieces with IM Boroljub Zlatanovic
In this 10-hour video training, Zlatanovic takes one of the most difficult topics in chess and makes it accessible for <2000 rated players in a beginner-friendly language.
Winning in Equal Positions with GM Tornike Sanikidze
We asked GM Tornike Sanikidze to break this “winning from nowhere” skill down into its core components and into easy-to-digest lessons that club players can pick up in a few hours. And yes, that’s how the brand new Winning in Equal Positions course was born. You’ll get 10 hours of HD video training, detailed PGNs to review each topic, as well as the online practicum…
About the Authors:
GM Sipke Ernst [FIDE 2606]
is an International Grandmaster and a member of the Dutch team that played in the 2002 Chess Olympiad and in the 2009 European Championship. As an active player, he is known for his creative attacking style. He has won many strong International events around the globe. GM Ernst is an experienced chess coach.
IM Boroljub Zlatanovic [FIDE 2438]
Boroljub Zlatanovic is an International Master and a professional chess coach from Serbia. Boroljub has been coaching chess for over 15 years and his students showed outstanding results in the Youth and Junior Championships. Whether you want to improve your endgame (basic, typical, complex), middlegame (global strategy, tactics, and typical positions) or expand and deepen the opening repertoire, you are at the right place!
IM Bence Szabo [FIDE 2406]
is a Hungarian International Master and an active tournament player. Bence previously held the National and European Youth Champion title. IM Szabo has over 10 years of coaching experience with some of his top students becoming National Champions in different age categories and claiming various international norms and titles. Bence works as a head coach in one of the largest chess schools in Hungary. He has worked with multiple medal-winning Olympic Grandmasters and other top talents.
FM Armin Musovic [FIDE 2338]
is a FIDE Master, holds a master’s degree in Psychology, and has а decade of chess coaching experience. Armin is 3 times Montenegrin youth champion. He is a winner of several open tournaments in Montenegro, Serbia, and Bosnia, and 5 times winner of the regional championships. Working for chess schools in Bijelo Polje and Petnjica in Montenegro.
GM Daniel Gormally [FIDE 2573]
is one of the United Kingdom’s top Grandmasters. He represented England in the 2006 chess Olympiad as well as in many other international events. GM Gormally is a world-renowned chess coach and a prominent expert in the Calculation Technique. He is a regular contributor at ChessBase and New in Chess publications, as well as the author of multiple chess books and DVDs.
GM Ibro Saric [FIDE 2572]
Ibro Saric is an International Grandmaster from Bosnia & Herzegovina. He is a professional chess player and coach – teaching chess for many years. GM Saric believes that the most important thing is to develop the right way of chess thinking, focusing on typical positions, middlegame plans, and pawn structures. His favorite quote is “I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.” – Bruce Lee. He perfectly translates it into his playing and teaching style to make sure his students can and will apply all the theory into practice.
IM Renier Castellanos [FIDE 2529]
is an active chess player and trainer for over 10 years, has worked for Chessbase and done live commentary on several major events, winner of many international tournaments. One Grandmaster norm. Highest FIDE rating of 2529.
IM Illia Golichenko (FIDE 2413)
is an International Master from Ukraine. He is an experienced tournament player and a renowned chess coach, specializing in training adults of various strength levels. IM Golichenko developed special techniques for teaching tactics, strategic techniques, middlegame, and endgame. Besides chess, Illia studies psychology and practices yoga.
IM Edward Porper [FIDE 2492]
is an International Master from Canada. He became an IM in 1991 achieving the highest FIDE rating of 2492 as well as 2700 USCF. He is a professional chess player and coach – teaching chess for many years. IM Porper has won multiple national and international chess tournaments during his 30+ year career.
IM Valeri Lilov (FIDE 2438)
better known as Tiger Lilov is a professional chess coach and lecturer renowned for his personalized approach to training students and professional players from all over the world. Having been an active tournament player all his life, he has won many international open tournaments and championships including the European Individual School Chess Championship U10 (Moscow, 2000) and the Kulaga Memorial International Open (Minsk, 2007).
GM Mikhaylo Oleksienko (FIDE 2643)
is a strong International Grandmaster, a winner of many International Chess Tournaments including the David Bronstein Memorial, 20th Abu Dhabi Chess Festival, ZMDI Open, etc. GM Oleksiyenko is also a coach of the Netherland Women’s Chess Team and a Certified FIDE Trainer.
IM Vojislav Milanovic [FIDE 2306]
is an international master from Serbia (formerly Yugoslavia). Vojislav held the IM title since 1993 and achieved a GM norm in 1996. He has a record of 2 wins and a draw against Peter Leko. Vojislav is the two-time winner of the Belgrade Chess Cup. He has worked as a coach for about 15 years with the famous “Partizan” chess club which has won the Yugoslavian championships 23 times [!] and won the European club championships 3 times.
GM Miloje Ratkovic [FIDE 2499]
is a Serbian Grandmaster with a FIDE of 2499. He has obtained the title of GM in 2021. Miloje has won many National and International events. He is a professional player, chess coach, and Twitch streamer. GM Ratkovic is also a huge fan of the online blitz with Elo 2785.
IM William Paschall (FIDE 2514)
currently resides in Budapest, Hungary. Bill was the Boylston Chess Club Champion 2002, finished 1st at the Foxwoods Open 2002, Two-Time New England Open Champion, and has defeated more than 20 GMs in tournament play. Bill has extensive experience training both adults and children privately and in schools.
GM Davorin Kuljasevic (FIDE 2591)
GM Davorin Kuljasevic is a Croatian GM, who graduated from Texas Tech University and played in USCL 2007 and 2008 for Dallas Destiny, becoming the US champion in both years. He is an experienced coach and a winner of many tournaments: Castelfranco Veneto 2014, Split Open 2013, Mitropa Cup 2013 with the team of Croatia, Lubbock Spice Cup Spring 2011, Rijeka Open 2011, etc.
GM Marian Petrov (FIDE 2537)
is an accomplished professional chess coach, theorist, and Bulgarian champion in 2002 and 2017, as well as a winner of many open tournaments around the world. Also a FIDE trainer and coach of the team of Wales at the last Olympiad in Baku in 2016. He graduated from the National Sports Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria with a Bachelor’s degree in Chess Pedagogy, a four-year undergraduate program designed to prepare top-level chess trainers.
FM Yuriy Krykun (FIDE 2372)
is a Ukrainian FIDE master and member of the National Team with ELO of 2372 and IM norm. He played in many National and International tournaments, winning over 10 medals. Bronze medal winner in European U18 Championship. Full-time chess player, coach, and author of multiple publications.
GM Tornike Sanikidze [FIDE 2616]
is a Georgian chess grandmaster. He was awarded the titles of International Master in 2005 and Grandmaster in 2008. GM Sanikidze won the Georgian championship in 2009. He has represented Georgia at the Chess Olympiad in 2012 in Istambul as well as in 2016 in Baku.