29th of April 2020

The Basics of Chess for Beginners Workshop

Event Details

  • 29th of April 2020


The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Chess Club & Mind Games announce the Basics of Chess for Beginners on Wednesday 29th of April 2020 at 09:30pm through ZOOM.


Learn Chess Online At Your Own Pace

What you'll learn:

  • Increase tactical skills
  • Learn must know openings
  • Improve Rapidly!


Participants will:

  1. Understand the fundamentals of the chess board
  2. Understand the names of the chess pieces
  3. Understand the moves of each piece
  4. Understand the value of the chess pieces
  5. Describe the movements and determine the value of chess pieces
  6. Understand the nuanced moves of the game (castling, en-passant)
  7. Understand the importance of control of the centre
  8. Understand how and when to use strategic thinking in a game
  9. Demonstrate understanding of the game by playing other students
  10. Be able to analyse their games and make better choices
  11. Be able to explain to others how to play chess


  • A chess board and pieces
  • Your thinking cap!

For registration please contact Mariam Al Mansoori