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BRAIN POWER  GOA CHESS AND CULTURAL ACADEMY WAS ESTABLISHED IN THE YEAR 1990 IN GOA AND SEEING THE PHENOMENAL RESPONSE TO CHESS IN GOA, IT WAS REGISTERED IN 2008 , AND AFFILIATED TO GOA CHESS ASSOCIATION .IN IT’S EARLIER AVATAR IT WAS KNOWN AS “FATORDA CHESS CLUB DE GOA”

THE HEAD QUARTERS IS IN BORDA ,FATORDA,, MARGAO,,GOA SPACIOUS PREMISES, SET ADMIST 2000 SQ FT BRAIN POWER CHESS AND CULTURAL ACADEMY HAS A WESTERNIZED TYPE OF CHESS ACADEMY.WITH TWO AIR-CONDITIONED  COMPUTER ROOMS ,TWENTY-FIVE COMPUTERS LOADED WITH THE LATEST SPECIALLY IMPORTED CHESS TRAINING SOFTWARE, AN OPEN AIR ,CHESS TOURNAMENT HALL WHERE 1OO STUDENTS CAN SEAT COMFORTABLY AND PLAY CHESS.

THE LIBRARY SECTION COMPRISES MORE THAN 500 CHESS BOOKS AND PERIODICALS AND 500 IMPORTED CHESS SOFTWARE. IMPORTED DIGITAL CHESS CLOCKS ARE USED FOR PLAYING CHESS MATCHES UNDER CHESS TOURNAMENT STIMULATED CONDITIONS.

WE HAVE ALSO HAVE A CHESS DEMONSTRATION BOARD, WHICH IS USED FOR SETTING CHESS PROBLEMS. WHITE BOARD USED FOR WRITTEN NOTES ON CHESS AND NOTICE BOARD WHERE PHOTOS, CHESS NEWS ITEM, CHESS TOURNAMENT RESULTS ARE PUT UP FOR BENEFIT OF STUDENTS. TWO BATHROOMS AND TOILETS ARE SUFFICIENT TO CATER TO THE STUDENTS NEEDS. IN ADDITION POWER GENERATOR HAS BEEN INSTALLED TO PROTECT AGAINST OCCASSIONAL POWER FAILURE.

THE DAILY MONITORING IS DONE BY CHESS COACH & ADMINISTRATOR ADVOCATE MRS GEETA  TO FACILITATE ADMINISTATION AND DAILY MONITORING CCTV IS INSTALLED .IN THE ENTIRE PREMISES. BRAIN POWER CHESS ACADEMY HAS A BASE OF 100+STUDENTS (AGE GROUP 4-14) ON IT’S ROLL ,AND MORE ARE JOINING EVERY DAY !!

IT IS THE ONLY CHESS ACADEMY,,IN GOA WHICH HAS A LADY ADMINISTRATOR WHO TAKES GOOD CARE OF GIRL STUDENTS & SMALL CHILDREN NEEDS & SAFETY ASPECTS !!