Hello, my friends. I recently started a new job after having been on an extended vacation for 6 months. I manage a small town quite far from home and live in my secondary residence there during the we
Adult Improvers TEAM
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Hey Guys (and Girls obviously, I dont want any problems :D) As some of you may know, there is a Discord (which you can find in the team description) for the members of Adult Improvers. I joined
Did anyone notice that I have not yet started to explain any kind of thinking process so far in this topic. I only posted 3 puzzles and gave a few (maybe cryptic) hints which could help to solve the
Another one. 1. Count the material at the beginning. This step should be done in every puzzle to find out what your goal is. 2. Check very carefully all your candidate moves. Look out for check mate
Let's try another puzzle. 1. The first move for black is easy to find. 2. The second move is much more complicated, because most people might think that it can be refuted by white with the move Rb5.
That's exactly what my guitar teacher has told to me. If you want to learn some Flamenco rythm, you have to play it slowly and often. He said, that speed will come, if you are used to the finger patt
The first "key move" for black in this position can be found by pure logic. 1. What are the main weaknesses of white in this position ? 2. What is the main goal of black in this position ? 3. Which
⚠️⚠️Warning : Don't delete the first posting #1 in this topic !!! The whole topic with all postings will be deleted if you delete the first posting #1 !!⚠️⚠️ This topic is dedicated to everybody wh
Tunnel vision. Let’s say you read a newspaper, you skip over articles and just look at titles and pictures, but this way of course you will miss misprints and wrong spelling, and you will not learn
Background sounds change my ability. Loud music hurts my game, as do nearby conversations. I don't try too hard to get a quiet environment, but I notice the difference. Once I popped clothes in the dr