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Partnership with the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute in chess coach training

Chess is one of the fastest-spreading sports in Sri Lanka. Seeing the massive demand for well-trained chess coaches in the future, The Sri Lanka Foundation Institute and LearningChess entered into a cooperation agreement. The goal of the cooperation is to create a world-quality education opportunity for applicants seeking a chess-coaching


We launched the long-awaited LearningChess 2 webpage on March 1, 2021. We are sure that you will like the fresh colors, the nice pictures, and the 100% mobile-friendly design. All the LearningChess functions and lessons you are already familiar with…

The new main page of LearningChess 2


Introduction to the new Unlock Courses pageThe new LearningChess 2 website got an improved, easy-to-use payment solution on the Unlock Courses page. You only have to select the course or courses you want to buy, then click/tap on the Pay Now button, and you will be redirected to PayPal that

New Learning Chess Student and Teacher books in Sinhala language

From Mr. Shamin Dulal Achinthaka De Moraes, Nigel Short Chess Academy, Sri Lanka, LearningChess distributor and Editor of the books. In the modern world, various countries using chess as an educational tool. World Chess Federation (FIDE) also has a special commission to promote chess in education. Chess has numerous benefits

Chess and Technology
Online Conference
5-6 December 2020

You can watch our presentation below: Make a difference in learning chess – set up a large scale online educational project in 30 minutes. LearningChess regularly attends the London Chess Conference since 2014. We introduce our new developments and results each year, and the conference is also a great opportunity

Introducing our new distributor from Sri Lanka, Nigel Short Chess Academy

Mr. Shamin Dulal Achinthaka De Moraes from Nigel Short Chess Academy and LearningChess signed a distributor agreement for Sri Lanka. The goals of the cooperation: Introducing  LearningChess to International and Private Schools. Awareness programs to school children and teachers (and also for parents if possible). Conducting Teacher Training programs on

Active opening repertoire
The new course has arrived

Based on our users’ request, we developed a new opening course for beginners, and online players, called “Active opening repertoire“. We still recommend that first, you learn the logic behind chess and the basic moves from our Beginner course, before mastering any openings. Moreover, a solid middlegame and endgame knowledge are also essential, which you can learn from the Intermediate and Advanced courses.

However, if you want to become a successful player in today’s computerized chess world, you also need to put emphasis on your opening strategy. That is why we launched the “Active opening repertoire” in September 2020.

Do you want to be a good player quickly?
Vil du bli god i en fart?

(Vil du bli god i en fart? – Norsk versjon >>)

The LearningChess Norwegian version launched just six months ago, but we have already received a lot of positive feedback from coaches and home users who bought access to the courses and the Learning Management. However, the biggest surprise was a review in the latest issue of the Norwegian Chess Magazine (Norsk Sjakkblad).

The Norwegian Chess Magazine (Norsk Sjakkblad) #2/220


Welcome to LearningChess Free for Schools Program info page for the 2020/21 school year.

More than 70.000 children studied worldwide with LearningChess for free in our different scholastic programs in the last years.

We understand that our program is becoming increasingly important during the coronavirus pandemic. We gladly inform you that LearningChess owners extend the ongoing charity program to the 2020/21 school year for underprivileged schools.

This year’s motto: “It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” – Mother Theresa

How LearningChess helped Vyom
in winning his first U-6 medal

Update (February 2020) Vyom is a FIDE rated player!
In January 2020 Vyom got 1146 FIDE rapid rating. He is 8.5 years old now.
His father, Prashant said: With the coach and study, his chess game is improving day by day.

Update (November 2017) More medals in the following tournaments
Vyom won two gold medals in his next tournaments in U7 Category. Please find more details below.