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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 ITS EARLIER AVATAR IT WAS KNOWN AS “FATORDA CHESS CLUB DE GOA”

THE HEAD QUARTERS IS IN BORDA ,MARGAO,GOA –INDIA .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.

THIS CHESS ACADEMY HAS BEEN CONCEIVED AND DESIGNED ALONG WESTERN CONCEPTS, IN TERMS OF FACILITIES AND COMFORT LEVEL FOR THE YOUNG KIDS, SO THAT THEY CAN FOCUS SOLELY ON CHESS!

FACILITIES AVAILABLE FOR CHESS PLAYERS:

  • WELL EQUIPPED CHESS LIBRARY WITH MORE THAN 500 BOOKS ON CHESS THEORY AND CHESS PROBLEMS.
  • WELL EQUIPPED CHESS SOFTWARE LIBRARY, WITH LATEST IMPORTED CHESS SOFTWARE AND CHESS FILMS.
  • IMPORTED DIGITAL CHESS CLOCKS (FOR CHESS TOURNAMENT)
  • ANALOG CHESS CLOCKS FOR PRACTICE GAMES.
  • WHITE BOARD ( FOR NOTES GIVEN BY CHESS COACH)
  • NOTICE BOARD ( TO INFORM PARENTS ABOUT LATEST CHESS NEWS ,CHESS BULLETINS , PHOTOGRAPHS OF CHESS TOURNAMENTS ,CHESS FUNCTIONS
  • MAGNETIC CHESS DEMONSTRATION BOARD (FOR DISPLAY OF CHESS PROBLEMS/POSITIONS.
  • 40 INCHES LED TV (CONNECTED TO LAPTOP FOR CHESS LECTURES & TEACHING OF CHESS THEORY.
  • WATER FILTER MACHINE ( TO PROVIDE SAFE DRINKING WATER)
  • POWER GENERATOR ( TO PROVIDE ELECTRICITY IN CASE OF POWER FAILURE (RARE OCCURRENCE)
  • CHESS COMPUTERS LOADED WITH LATEST CHESS TRAINING SOFTWARE FOR CHESS TRAINING.OF STUDENTS..
  • 3 NOS COMFORTABLE WASH ROOMS /LATRINES FOR STUDENTS USAGE.
  • EXCELLENT SEMI OPEN ACADEMY HALL FOR PLAYING CHESS MATCHES.
  • 2 COMPUTER ROOMS AND ONE SMALL HALL FOR CHESS COACHING./PROBLEMS COMPETITION..
  • CLOSED CIRCUIT TV THROUGHOUT CHESS ACADEMY MONITORED BY CHESS COACH /ADMINISTRATOR MRS GEETA KANTAK

BRAIN POWER GOA CHESS AND CULTURAL ACADEMY HAS A SUPERB TEAM OF CERTIFIED CHESS COACHES RIGHT FROM BEGINNERS LEVEL TO INTERMEDIATE LEVEL AND ADVANCE LEVEL.

THE DAY TO DAY ADMINISTRATION IS TAKEN CARE BY CHESS COACH MRS GEETA KANTAK (EX CHESS CHAMPION SIRSI –KARNATAKA.) THIS IS THE ONLY GOA BASED CHESS ACADEMY WHICH HAS A  LADY CHESS ADMINISTRATOR AND ALSO LADY CHESS COACHES,

SINCE THERE SMALL KIDS BATCH AT 3.5 YEARS   AND FIVE-SIX YEAR OLD  AT THE CHESS ACADEMY ,THEIR NEEDS AND COMFORT IS WELL LOOKED AFTER BY THE LADY CHESS ADMINISTRATOR

*WE PROVIDE GROUP CHESS COACHING

*WE PROVIDE PERSONAL CHESS COACHING

*WE PROVIDE ONE TO ONE CHESS COACHING.

*WE CONDUCT MONTHLY CHESS TOURNAMENTS.

*WE CONDUCT FUSION CHESS TOURNAMENTS.

*WE CONDUCT CHESS EVENTS SUCH AS SIMULTANEOUS, BLINDFOLD, ETC.

*WE CONDUCT SUMMER CHESS TRAINING & TALENT SEARCH CAMPS.

*WE CONDUCT CHESS CAMPS IN TRIBAL AREAS (FREE OF COST)