Canberra Chess Club

2017 Coaching

White to play. Win for white or draw?

Series 8 of Chess Coaching at the Hellenic Club in the City

Endre Ambrus will present a further coaching series on Sunday afternoons (starting at 2.00pm) on the following dates:

Sunday 05 February
Sunday 19 February
Sunday 05 March
Sunday 19 March
Sunday 02 April
Sunday 16 April (no coaching due to Doeberl Cup)
Sunday 30 April
Sunday 14 May
Sunday 28 May
Sunday 11 June


The format will be the same as in previous series, with some tactics training to start, followed by an exploration of middle game themes, and finishing with some end game theory.

The sessions will be held in the Atlas Room at the Hellenic Club in the City (13 Moore St, Canberra City) starting at 2.00pm and will run for roughly 2 hours. The cost is $10 per session or $60 for the series. Family discounts may be negotiated!

Endre is an FM (FIDE rating 2316) and experienced coach, so (and as in previous series) the sessions will be entertaining, informative and challenging.

The coaching is aimed at club and tournament players who want to improve their game. Beginners seeking coaching should check the links under ACT Chess Association / Junior Chess banner at the links page here.

If you have any questions please contact Endre Ambrus (, 0401 584 605) or Roy Teymant (, 0412 249 879).


Page last updated 6 June 2017