The Marshall Chess Academy
Saturday Junior Classes
Starting April 13, 2013
Devoted to the
pursuit of chess excellence, the Marshall
Saturday Junior Class aims to equip novice players with a complete set of the analytical
tools necessary to understand all stages of the game. The curriculum will stress
the underlying ideas and principles of different sets of openings, the
development of a sound plan for the middle game, and the correct handling of
essential end game positions. The class will teach students how to recognize
defining characteristics of a position, find the correct strategic plan, and
spot tactical opportunities and threats.
to junior players aged 14 and younger who are rated below 1500, possess basic
chess skills and want to improve their game.
Head Instructor: USCF
Life Master Alexander King.
of appropriate size and similar skill level.
Every Saturday, 9:00-11:30 a.m.
A) 9:00-10:15 for children rated below
B) 10:15-11:30 for
children rated between 1000 and 1500
for one of both sections, $15 for Marshall Chess Club members.
Ten prepaid classes: $200,
$125 for members.
Application: Call, visit, or write to the Marshall
Chess Club, 23 West 10th St., New
York, NY 10011.
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Space is limited.
Life Master Alex King is a professional chess coach
with more than ten years of experience teaching children in private and public
schools. A gifted teacher with the ability to break down complex positions into
basic elements which the novice can comprehend, Alex has become one of New
York’s most sought-after coaches.
is supported by The Marshall Chess Foundation, a 501 (c) 3 charity.