Learn From Your Fellow Amateurs - Chess Lecture - 6 DVD Set



    Learn From Your Fellow Amateurs - Chess Lecture - 6 DVD Set
    img
    Our Price: $99.00

    Catalog Product Code: DVD0012CL

    *Eligible for Media Mail Shipping Details
    In Stock Ready To Ship
    Share product with a friends & opponents!
    img img img img
    Publication Date: November 7, 2012

    NM Dana Mackenzie started playing tournament chess during the "Fischer boom" of 1971-1972 and never quit. Champion of North Carolina in 1985, 1987, and became master in 1988. He has a 1-0 career record against world chess champions. (The champion in question was the world computer champion, Belle, which Dana defeated in the 1983 U.S. Amateur Team Championship.) Mackenzie now lives in Santa Cruz, CA and runs a chess club for kids at the local library.

    1: Caro-Kann: Bronstein-Larsen Variation Run Time: 00:39:22

    2: Two Knights Defense Run Time: 00:35:30

    3: King's Indian: Fianchetto Run Time: 00:31:22

    4: Sicilian Defense: Najdorf Run Time: 00:57:42

    5: Queen's Pawn Game Run Time: 00:41:54

    6: King's Indian: Saemisch, 5...O-O Run Time: 00:41:01

    7: Sicilian Defense: Scheveningen Run Time: 00:43:58

    8: Red Flags: French Defense Run Time: 00:49:20

    9: Reti Opening Run Time: 00:37:06

    10: Sicilian Defense Run Time: 00:47:48

    11: When 3P = 1R Scotch Game Run Time: 00:49:46

    12: Queen's Gambit Declined: Slav, 4 Nc3 Run Time: 00:43:58

    13: King's Gambit Star & Superstar Moves Run Time: 00:49:20

    14: King's Gambit The Good, the Bad, and the Bogus Run Time: 00:35:42

    15: Pirc Defense: Austrian Attack: Phalanx! Run Time: 00:45:55

    16: Caro-Kann Defense: Alert Defense Run Time: 00:30:58

    17: Petrov Defense: Alert Defense, Continued Run Time: 00:32:45

    18: King's Gambit Star & Superstar Moves Run Time: 00:49:20

    19: Sicilian Defense: Najdorf, 7.f4 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Brilliancy Prize Run Time: 00:35:28

    20: Ruy Lopez: Normal Variation Rose-Colored Glasses Run Time: 00:57:53

    21: French Defense: Marshall Variation Resigning Too Soon Run Time: 00:46:54

    22: French Defense: Winawer, Advance Variation: Another Tragic Resignation Run Time: 00:38:26

    23: French Defense: Burn Variation Piece Coordination Run Time: 00:46:48

    24: Giuco Piana: The Weak Back Rank Run Time: 00:40:00

    25: Pirc: Austrian Attack: Await, Avoid, Attack Run Time: 00:44:05

    26: Nimzo-Indian: Leningrad Variation Run Time: 00:42:45

    27: Queen's Pawn Game Run Time: 00:38:44

    28: Queen's Gambit Declined: Semi-Slav, Bogolyubov Run Time: 00:35:01

    29: King's Indian: Orthodox, Taimanov Variation The Six-Point Bishop Redux Run Time: 00:31:10

    30: Bird's Opening: Good News, Bad News, Good News Run Time: 00:27:52

    31: Scotch Game: Instructive Endgame Imbalances Run Time: 00:35:17

    Computer Software and DVDs that come on Physical Media (such as CD-ROMs and DVD-ROMS) can only be returned or exchanged if the product is in its original, shrinkwrapped packaging and has not been installed or used in any way. Once you open the packaging of a Computer Software or DVD title, it can only be exchanged for a new copy of the same title and only if the original media is defective. There are NO exceptions to this rule.

    Related Products

    • Practical Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 52
      Many chess books teach the Lucena and Philidor endgames - but most rook endgames start in much more complicated positions. The objective of this series is to show you what to do in the earlier stages, when things are more complex and you may not even be sure who is winning. One of the key ingredients is obtaining active play for your Rooks, King and Pawns if you can safely do so. Here are real life lessons over the board with examples from Dana’s own games.Content: 126 minutes of instruction and analysis in a series of 4 lectures.
      img

      Practical Rook Endgames - Chess Lecture - Volume 52

      Catalog Code: DVD0052CL
      Our Price: $19.95

    • FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 135 - Stonewall and Colle-Zukertort Systems
      Chess Opening systems examined include the Stonewall and the Colle-Zukertort, along with possible transpositions to the Kovacevic system against the King's Indian and Grunfeld set-ups. It is very unlikely that any opponent, at club level, will have done work on these chess openings at all.
      img

      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 135 - Stonewall and Colle-Zukertort Systems

      Catalog Code: DVD0135FX
      Our Price: $21.95

    • A Poisonous System Against the KID Fianchetto - Chess Lecture - Volume 29
      IM Bryan Smith grew up in Anchoarge, Alaska and now resides in Philadlephia, PA. His accomplishments include first in the 2008 National Chess Congress, first place in the 2008 King's Island Open and has won many other Grand Prix tournaments.
      img

      A Poisonous System Against the KID Fianchetto - Chess Lecture - Volume 29

      Catalog Code: DVD0029CL
      Our Price: $15.95

    • ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 46 - Most Incredible Tactics and Combinations Ever in the Endgame
      On this DVD, Roman will bring to you 13 of the most incredible tactical endgames ever. Some of these tactical shockers will come out of nowhere demonstrating that regardless how bad a position may look, there still may be a hidden win or saving draw. Enlightened by these examples, you will be able to apply these ideas to your own games.
      img

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 46 - Most Incredible Tactics and Combinations Ever in the Endgame

      Catalog Code: DVD0046RM
      Our Price: $19.95

    • ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 74 - The Dynamic Catalan An Ambitious Opening Repertoire for White
      Part of Grandmaster Roman Dzindzichashvilis new Roman and Rybka Perfecting the Opening Series. On this DVD Grandmaster Roman, Grandmaster Eugene Perslystein, and computer chess champion program Rybka, bring you improved lines and novelties in this opening repertoire for White. The Catalan Opening is a very sharp sophisticated positional opening that gives white a Reverse Grunfeld Position with an extra tempo. The Catalan can be considered to be White adopting a combination of the Queen's Gambit and Rti Opening: White plays d4 and c4 and fianchettoes the white bishop on g2.
      img

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 74 - The Dynamic Catalan An Ambitious Opening Repertoire for White

      Catalog Code: DVD0074RM
      Our Price: $19.95

    • E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 20 - Step By Step Essential Maneuvering In Closed Positions
      Roman will take you step by step through several highly instructional games by the master of positional maneuvering, the late former world champion Tigran Petrosian. In order to achieve a higher level in chess it is essential to have maneuvering skills, planning, and the understanding of each position. Roman will teach you the skills you need to master the art of positional maneuvering in closed positions.
      img

      E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 20 - Step By Step Essential Maneuvering In Closed Positions

      Catalog Code: E-DVD0020RM
      Our Price: $14.95

    • E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 37 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 1
      Roman's Encyclopedia of 40 Essential Chess Openings. The core ideas and principles of play of 40 openings are presented and explained in almost 11 hours on 4 DVDs. Roman gives you his preferred lines for white and black, allowing you to play your chosen lines and venture into unfamiliar territory with confidence.
      img

      E-DVD ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 37 - Encyclopedia of Chess Openings - PART 1

      Catalog Code: E-DVD0037RM
      Our Price: $14.95

    • E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 102 - A French Repertoire in the Tarrasch and Advance Variations
      With the resurgence of the French Defence at all levels of chess play, International Master Andrew Martin is proud to offer a 3 disk mini-series on the most critical lines which will help the Black player form a successful and effective repertoire.
      img

      E-DVD FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 102 - A French Repertoire in the Tarrasch and Advance Variations

      Catalog Code: E-DVD0102FX
      Our Price: $19.95

    • FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 8 - Beating all the Anti-Sicilian Systems
      Sicilian expert GM Chris Ward recommends dynamic lines for Black against all of the anti-Sicilian systems.

      Part 1: 2.c3

      Part 2: 2.Nf3 d6 3.c3

      Part 3: Closed & Fianchetto Systems - 2.Nc3 & 3.g3/2.g3/2.Ne2/2.b3

      Part 4: Grand Prix Attack - 2.Nc3 & 3.f4

      Part 5: 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.f3

      Part 6: 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Qxd4

      Part 7: 2.Nf3 d6 3.Bb5+/3.c4

      Part 8: Smith-Morra Gambit & Wing Gambit Ward blasts holes in systems favored by many club players!
      img

      FOXY OPENINGS - VOLUME 8 - Beating all the Anti-Sicilian Systems

      Catalog Code: DVD0008FX
      Our Price: $24.95

    • ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 72 - The Complete Grunfeld Defense with New Secrets and Novelties - PART 1
      Part of the Roman and Rybka, Perfecting the Opening Series by Grandmaster Roman Dzindzichashvili and Grandmaster Eugene Perelshteyn, who use the world computer champion Rybka to bring you new lines, secrets and novelties in the Grunfeld.

      The Grunfeld is a dynamic opening that is used by aggressive players with Black to steal Whites initiative by counterattacking its pawn center.
      img

      ROMAN'S LAB - VOLUME 72 - The Complete Grunfeld Defense with New Secrets and Novelties - PART 1

      Catalog Code: DVD0072RM
      Our Price: $19.95

    Tell us what you think about this item!
    lb