FM Calvin Klaasen is a professional chess player/coach from South Africa. FM Klaasen is the South Africa National Champion for 2017 and has played in multiple Chess Olympiads. He is playing and sharing his knowledge weekly on Youtube and Twitch.
Tuesdays 7pm [GMT+2] – Reflections (interviews and game analysis)
Fridays 6pm to 8pm [GMT+2] – Friday ‘Openings’ Night (Discussions on any openings)
Sundays starting from between 3pm to 5pm [GMT+2] – Themed Arena Tournament
About FM Calvin Klaasen
Hi, my name is Calvin Klaasen, and I am a Fide Master. I am South African, 34 years old and I am a professional chess player/coach with many years of experience. I am also a twitch streamer and do instructive chess shows on www.twitch.tv/calvinklaasenchess. I love chess, studying chess, playing online and helping other players improve. Chess is an art, science and sport!
I became my country’s (South Africa) national Champion in 2017 and have represented my country at multiple World Chess Olympiads. My Fide rating peaked at 2320. I also represented my country as a national coach at the World Youth Chess Championships. My life is a chess journey and I have travelled to many countries to play this beautiful
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