059 Top 8 Chess Lessons From A Successful Adult Improver w/ Stacia PughMay 23, 2023
Need some inspiration on your chess journey from a fellow adult improver?
This week’s guest is a powerhouse.
Even though she didn’t begin chess until adulthood, Stacia Pugh has soared to 1800 USCF - and still rising!
Plus, she’s attending OTB classical tournaments nearly every month and has a chess coaching business called, Chess Is Best.
In this episode, we discuss:
- Stacia’s Top 8 Chess Improvement Lessons
- How switching from d4 to e4 dramatically improved her chess - and why other club players should also play 1.e4
- Why tactics are by FAR the most important area of chess for improvement
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