Keep It Simple: 1.e4 – IM Christof Sielecki
International Master Christof Sielecki’s award-winning course is now on iChess!
Keep It Simple: 1.e4 is exactly as it sounds – an easy-to-learn, precise, and systematic approach to keep the pressure on any defense Black tries against 1.e4!
A course for players of any strength! GMs have bought this, Club players love it! Beginners have gotten incredible results with it, this course is a must-have.
Keep It Simple: 1.d4 – IM Christof Sielecki
IM Christof Sielecki spent a whole year working on a course that would be at the same level as his KIS 1.e4, the legend says he even locked himself up in a house by the sea in Germany to get it just perfect, and it worked just fine.
The result? Keep It Simple: 1.d4, an extensive course that will ensure you’ll be ready to tackle any attempt from the Black pieces to destabilize your play.
So be prepared to get a repertoire that will stay with you forever.
About the Author:
Christof Sielecki is a German International Master. He started to play chess professionally in 1987 at the age of 13, then he earned the FM title, breaking 2300 Elo rating at the age of 21.
He was able to cross the 2400 Elo barrier and earn his first IM norm two years after becoming a Fide Master.
His victory at the Latschach Open in 2013 ahead of many strong GMs. In league chess, he won the Dutch Team Championships in the Netherlands with Voerendaal in 2012.
What will I learn from these courses?
IM Sielecki asides from being a best-seller published author is no stranger to video chess instruction.
Over the course of the 17 hours of instructive video, he presents a super-solid set of carefully chosen lines to equip players from absolute all levels with tools to keep Black in check!
Ready? Here is the outline of IM Sielecki’s special selection for the 1.e4 player:
In order to deal with 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 he chose the Scotch Four Knights, following with 3.Nc3 and 4.d4 looking for a small but firm advantage in the opening.
Facing the Sicilian? You will get a rock-solid repertoire based on Bb5!
The Modern? Check! Scandinavian? Check! Pirc? Check! Caro-Kann? French? Philidor? Check! Check! Check! No matter Black’s response, no matter your playing strength, you will benefit greatly from this superb repertoire developer!
2020 Bonus: brand new chapter with 10 model games. See Carlsen, MVL, Anand, and other top players in action.
Keep it simple – 1.d4
What did IM Sielecki achieve with this course?
He managed to bring us a clearly explained repertoire which is also precise, easy to learn, suitable for players of all strengths, yes we mean from beginner to Master level!
IM Sielecki has built a really deep repertoire with this work. He presents a comprehensive set of lines with 28 hours of video instruction to help you understand the real essence of his choices, you won’t just learn the “whats”, you will get the explanation of the “whys”.
Not only this course has more hours than KIS 1.e4, the variation count is way higher because of the many lines included to illustrate typical ideas and middlegame plans, so this work isn’t just about the initial moves, it’s also a guideline on how to play many positions after the opening.
This is a course you can’t afford to miss! It will enable you to succesfully play 1.d4 against anything and very well could be your lifetime repertoire.
Get up and running fast with the new Quickstarter chapter with 100 variations. All handpicked by IM Sielecki.