Why Chess

Chess makes kids SMART!

Chess helps develop critical thinking skills in children such as lateral thinking, concentration, problem solving and decision making to name just a few. Most importantly, it’s FUN!

But don’t take our word for it, read up on some of the research and studies into the benefits of chess or have a look at some of the nice things our client have had to say about us…

Studies; research into the benefits of chess

Testimonials; some kind words that our clients have said about us (no bribes were paid… we promise!)

Player Profiles; find out what a typical Chess Kid is like

Ratings Explained; the who, what, when & why of the Chess Kids rating system