Weekend Seminars

Meet the trainer

GM Jaan Ehlvest

Former 4th in the world

Jaan Ehlvest is a 57-year old Estonian-American grandmaster, who was world number four in the late 1980's. His prime rating was 2660 and he was competing with legends such as Garry Kasparov and Anatoly Karpov. He has been a coach since 1995 when he was second and coach to Anatoly Karpov in his World Championship Match.

  • Pan American – Continental champion in 2008
  • Winner of the World Open in 2003
  • Winner of the New York Open in 1994
  • European Junior Champion in 1983
  • World elite player and World Championship canditate in 1988 – 1991
  • FIDE Senior trainer

Estonian-born Grandmaster Jaan Ehlvest shares his unique insights on how to become better at chess.

Seats are limited first come first served.

  • May 23 (Saturday) Time: EST – 2.15 pm
  • May 24 (Sunday) Time: EST – 6.15 pm

Saturday’s topics are ‘’How to improve your calculations in complicated positions and how
to understand and improve openings preparation’’.

Sunday’s topics are ‘’Strategy: How to find a plan. Isolated pawn and it’s

23 - 24 May

$ 199
  • May 23 (Saturday) Time: EST -- 2.15 pm
  • May 24 (Sunday) Time: EST – 6.15 pm