The international chess master Michael Rahal will participate next Saturday, February 15, at the Villa de Nerja Cultural Center, in a round-table discussion, with the participation of journalist Manuel Azuaga, director of the radio program El rincón del chess. The activity, organized by the City Council of Nerja and La Térmica, will begin at 10:30 in the morning and admission is free.
Rahal, specialized in young talents, is coach of the Spanish Chess Federation (FEDA) and author of 'Secrets of the champions' and 'Ace in the sleeve ... for the blacks', two books that help improve the level of play of Any chess player. His YouTube channel has more than 16,000 followers and has become an indispensable reference for thousands of fans. For years he has published games with live comments and launches a good number of educational videos. He regularly collaborates with the ICC, Chess24, Chess.com platforms in the broadcast of the most important tournaments in the circuit.
As it does with the videos that it publishes on its YouTube channel, it will put the public to the test from a series of games selected for the occasion. In different phases of them, the assistants will have a limited time to hit the move they should make on the board. Didactic examples will be shown from Black's vision and typical ideas, chess patterns that we should know from this side of the board will be reinforced. Who gets more challenges, will get a surprise.