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Marian Petrov

Coaching Sessions from GM Marian Petrov

Peter Bevan has advised us that GM Marian Petrov has offered to provide coaching to players in West Wales during the summer months from Monday 22nd July weekly until the end of August.   Each event will be held at Morriston Chess Club via a projector and online access via Skype.
Each event will cost £75 so 15 members paying £5 each would cover the cost.

If you are interested please contact Peter Bevan - email address: bevan.peter@googlemail.com

The Internet Chess Club describes Marian as follows:
GM Marian Petrov is an accomplished professional chess coach, theorist, and Bulgarian champion for 2002 and 2017, as well as winner of many open tournaments around the world. Also a FIDE trainer and coach of the team of Wales at the last Olympiad in Baku in 2016. He graduated from the National Sports Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria with a Bachelor's degree in Chess Pedagogy, a four-year undergraduate program designed to prepare top-level chess trainers.Among the students are World and European champions for kids.Author of the book Grandmaster Repertoire-The Modern Benoni.



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