Benefits of Learning Chess

Chess is a cordial game that involves two minds competing against one another across 64 squares on a Black & White board. This match between two minds requires a constant amount of attention and concentration, which triggers every neuron in the brain, making chess the key to nurturing a young mind.

Promotes Logical and Creative Thinking

Chess involves forming patterns and predicting and foreseeing similar patterns to successfully gain an advantage in different positions on the board. This forces the mind to utilize every logical, analytical and creative ability it possesses, promoting higher mental functioning of a growing brain.

The puzzles we provide on a daily basis on our private community website page provide the perfect stimulus for such functioning.

Better Information Processing

Dendrites are branches of neurons that receive information from other neuron cells. A study showed that learning chess at an early age allows these dendrites to grow. This would improve the overall information processing ability in a child, allowing a child to increase his/ her mental capacity and abilities.

Concentration and Memory

Chess KLUB provides students with a personal guide to a variety of Openings and combinations that are a key in the path to becoming an excellent chess player. These variations require students to understand and memorize multiple patterns that could arise from singular variations, hence proving to improve a students cognitive abilities.

Forward Thinking

It is very crucial to predict your opponents responses to your moves and keep track of a few moves ahead of your next move while playing chess. This forces a student to analyze the future moves and patterns before physically playing those combinations on the board. 

Chess requires a minimum of keeping track of what can happen on a board at least two moves in advance, enhancing every students forward thinking capabilities.

Spirit of Competitiveness

Even if you perceive yourself to be genetically physically less stronger than your peers, this game is going to subtract such a factor as it is purely based on an individual’s mental capacities. A war between two minds generates a strong sense of competitiveness while maintaining a cordial equation between two players, thus promoting healthy competition.

At Chess KLUB, we offer a platform for all students to play tournaments every week, where they can compete with one another and keep this spirit alive.

Protection from Dementia

If you are a wiser and older person seeking to join Chess KLUB at a calm and flexible point in your life, be rest assured, this marvelous game has some benefits in store for you as well. A research review published in 2019 suggests that the mental complexity and flexibility that chess demands, can protect older people from dementia.

Since the game requires use of multiple mental skills and abilities simultaneously, researchers found that playing chess can help postpone the effects of dementia or reduce such cognitive decline as you age. 

Confidence Boost

Chess is a single person game, making you the sole decision maker, forcing you to deal with the consequences of your actions. This aspect of the game plays an exciting role in building ones personality and can increase a students confidence.

Learn Chess. Learn Life Lessons.

Learn Chess from the GrandMasters.

Help your child improve their Strategic Thinking, Critical Thinking, Time Management, etc. through the game of Chess.

Freuently Asked Questions.

Who is this Chess KLUB for?

Chess KLUB is for any one willing to learn the game of chess as a leisure activity or to take part in competitive chess.

What is the minimum age to be a student?

At Chess KLUB we accept students who are at least 5 years or older

What are the levels of classes that are available?

There are primarily 3 levels – Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. In the Beginner level we teach the basics of chess, in the Intermediate level we teach Chess tactics and more…and in the Advanced level, we teach various Chess Strategies for the students to take their game to the next level.

How do I know which class I should opt for?

If you do not know chess, you will be at the Beginner level. If you already know chess, then we will assess where you stand and let you know which class you should opt for.

How many classes do you have per month?

At all levels, we will have 4 hours of coaching classes per month and 4 hours of optional practice sessions every weekend.

What is the duration of each class?

Each class is one hour

How does a typical class look like?

A typical class will have 6-8 students. The first 20-30 minutes will be mostly theory classes, followed by 20-30 minutes of game.

How soon can I join?

Once you’ve registered, we will let you know of your class start date. Usually happens within the first 10 days of registration or as part of a new batch, whichever is earlier.

Do you give homework?

Yes, this will depend on the level where you join. Beginners tend to have less homework and those in Advanced levels will have more complex homework/ puzzles to solve.

Is there a curriculum?

Yes, we do a follow a curriculum for each of the levels.

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