Ludlow Chess Club

How to Improve your Chess

The website is full of excellent resources to improve every aspect of your game. A few hours spent on the tactics trainer will pay dividends; you will notice the difference when you next play over the board.

To follow international tournaments is first class. Playing through grandmaster games and, when broadcast, watching live video with commentary will lead to improvement.

There are some superb resources on youtube. Kingcrusher is my favourite commentator. This example of D.Byrne v Fischer "The Game of the Century" is one of many examples.

To play online, is one of the most popular sites and contains numerous resoures.