The online training session for School Chess trainers across the country started under CIS ( Chess in School) scheme by the All India Chess Federation from today on 10 March. A total of 210 trainees from all over the country are participating in this trainer training session lasting three days for rated instructors and five days for unrated trainers.On an average, 30 trainees are placed in one class. Successful trainees will be conferred with the title of “trained chess instructor” by the federation after this training session. These sessions are being organized with the aim of training trained chess trainers across the country as part of a important decision of the federation to introduce “chess in schools” program at primary school level. Under this session, the rated players are being trained by Grandmaster Praveen Thipsay and International Master Sharad Tilak while the unrated players are being trained by Grandmaster Shriram Jha and International Master Dinesh Sharma.
30 Chess players from Bihar are also participating in this training program.
The list of trainees participating in this training from Bihar is as follows:
Rated Players List:
1 Rahul Kumar, 2 Himanshu Harsh, 3 Neelkamal, 4 Shubham Kumar, 5 Rahul Raj, 6 Ashish Raj, 7 Pallavi, 8 Abhay Kumar Sinha, 9 Ved Prakash, 10 Shivpriya Bhardwaj, 11 Shashinand Kumar, 12 Manish Kumar, 13 Rohit Kumar , 14 Prithvi Raj, 15 Pratyush Kumar, 16 Pammi Rani, 17 Alok Priyadarshi, 18 Shubham Pandey, 19 Sanjay Kumar Jaiswal, 20 Nupur Anand, 21 Kumar Shubham, 22 Milan Kumar Jha, 23 Ankita
Unrated Players list:
24 Birendra Kumar Upadhyay, 25 Himanshu Kumar, 26 Khushbu Kumari Singh, 27 Priya Rani, 28 Ranjan Sinha, 29 Jaya Kumari, 30 Pankaj Kumar.