Volume 2: Exercises and training for amateur players (1500 - 1800)
This training book by Davorin Kuljasevic is optimized for chess players with an Elo rating between 1500 and 1800, but is useful for anyone between 1200 and 2000. The astonishing success of his book How to Study Chess on Your Own he made it clear that thousands of chess players want to improve their game and like to work on their training, at least partially on their own
Kuljasevic has used his experience as a coach to identify the typical mistakes of the club's players and create a broad and exciting training programme to address them. Tasks like these will challenge you:
- Solve visualization exercises
- Find the best move in the middle of the game and find a hidden tactic
- Evaluate a critical part exchange decision
- Analyzes a practical end position
With these exercises and tools, any chess student can start training immediately.
Davorin Kuljasevic is a Croatian-born International Grandmaster. He graduated from Texas Tech University and is an experienced trainer. His best-selling book Beyond Material: Ignore the Face Value of Your Pieces was a finalist for the Boleslavsky-Averbakh Award, the award for the best book by FIDE, the International Chess Federation.