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Mon, 27 Mar|
Holiday Chess Program
🔥 Ignite your chess skills this holiday season at Curro Durbanville's 3-day Chess Extravaganza from March 27th-29th! 🏆 Perfect for beginners and advanced players alike, our immersive program will take you on a journey through tactics, positional play, and winning strategies. 💻 Available online
Time & Location
27 Mar, 09:00 – 29 Mar, 17:00
Cape Town, 1 Memento Dr, Sonstraal Heights, Cape Town, 7550, South Africa
About the event
Join us for an exciting and interactive holiday program from the 27th to the 29th of March at Curro Durbanville! Whether you are a beginner or an advanced player, we have something for everyone. The program will run for three days, with two sessions daily from 9-12 pm for beginners and players below 900 rating, and from 2-5pm for advanced players.
For beginners, Day 1 will focus on Chess Tactics Double Attacks and the Fork, followed by Learning to Pin and Skewer on Day 2, and Discovered Attacks and Double Checks on Day 3. For advanced players, Day 1 will cover the Basic Principles of Positional Play, Day 2 will cover how Tactics Blend with Positional Play, and Day 3 will focus on Improving Your Thought Process.
After each session, participants will have the opportunity to test their skills in a Rapid Tournament, with surprise prizes from Huawei awarded daily. And for the top 16 aggregate participants over the three rapids, an invitation to the Huawei Knockout Challenge 2 awaits, to be held at century city Huawei offices, with magnificent prizes up for grabs!
Can't attend in person? No problem! We offer online participation for those who are unable to make it to Curro Durbanville. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to improve your chess skills and win amazing prizes. Register today and get ready for an unforgettable experience!
Day 1 Beginner SectionRoom 1
Day 1 AdvancedRoom 1
This is for absolute beginners and all players at 900 Elo rating and below. This will be run from 9 am to 12 pm
This is for players above 900 Elo rating and the sessions will be from 2 pm to 5 pm