Chess Openings: Dominate With the Schliemann Gambit | Greg Vanderford | Skillshare

Chess Openings: Dominate With the Schliemann Gambit

Greg Vanderford, Knowledge is Power!

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14 Videos (2h 2m)
    • Schliemann Gambit Course Promo

      1:59
    • Lesson 1 Intro to the Schliemann Gambit

      7:40
    • Lesson 2 Accepting the Gambit

      8:42
    • Lesson 3 What to do When Your Opponent Declines the Gambit

      9:53
    • Lesson 4 Strong Play From White

      11:42
    • Lesson 5 When White Knows the Opening Well

      10:31
    • Lesson 6 Crushing Your Opponent's King in the Schliemann

      12:38
    • Lesson 7 Alternative Variation of Gambit Accepted

      5:27
    • Lesson 8 Setting a Trap in the Nc3 Variation

      5:12
    • Lesson 9 Building Rapid Momentum

      6:47
    • Lesson 10 Winning With General Chess Principles

      10:42
    • Lesson 12 Attacking the Pinned Piece

      9:42
    • Lesson 13 Schliemann Recap

      5:49
    • Lesson 11 Taking Advantage of Your Opponent's Mistakes

      15:15

About This Class

The Schliemann (AKA Jaenisch) Gambit is a powerful weapon against the Spanish opening played by white.

Still used at the top levels of chess it is one of the few gambits that is still very difficult to refute. 

Whether your opponent chooses to accept or decline the gambit, they will be left with many difficult choices throughout the game, most of which lead to a win for you!

In this course on the Schliemann Gambit you will learn:

1. How to attack your opponent's king whether they accept the gambit or not

2. Common checkmating patterns that can be used in many different situations

3. How to build up pressure on your opponent's king with rapid activation of pieces

4. How to know when to trade pieces

5. How to break through when your opponent plays good defense

6. How to avoid trading pieces to keep your attack alive

7. How to get a great position in the opening no matter how your opponent reacts!

JOIN THE COURSE AND LEARN HOW TO DOMINATE YOUR OPPONENT WITH THE SCHLIEMANN GAMBIT!

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Greg Vanderford

Knowledge is Power!

My courses are designed based on my many years as a teacher and student of education and business. I hold a master's degree in curriculum and instruction and have been designing curricula for over a decade.

The business, language, and chess courses that I have built are a reflection of this experience and dedication to education. My goal is to reach as many people as possible with my courses, which is why I have chosen the internet as my ideal mode of delivery.

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