PRODUCT OF THE WEEK – Beginner to Winner in 2 Months

Product of the Week – Beginner to Winner by International Master Michael Basman

Understanding Descriptive Notation

Gone but not forgotten – a chess article by IM Michael Basman on understanding descriptive notation as opposed to algebraic notation. Illustrations, and an example game show how to use and read descriptive notation with ease.

Understanding Algebraic Notation (Modern Chess Recording)

How to record your chess moves in algebraic notation. A thorough walk-through with quizzes to help you test your knowledge, written by Olivia Smithies for Mike Basman Chess.

Chess Notation: cheat sheet!

Cheat sheet – how to record your chess moves using algebraic notation. Perfect if you’re new to recording your moves, want to double check a rule, or need some help deciphering your chess book. Article written by Olivia Smithies.