Jacob Aagaard

Excelling at Positional Chess

Learning positional play is perhaps one of the hardest things to learn in chess. With "Excelling at Positional Chess" Jacob Aagaard makes it a whole lot easier to learn the concepts of positional chess.


Let's do some positional training. These are positions from Aagaards book Excelling at Positional Chess. Jacob Aagaard is of course a very famous chess author and he produces very good material.

—Daniel Naroditsky, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKBbyDDzzmw