the Axon Chess Academy

“Chess is the gymnasium of the mind”

The Axon Chess Academy in Sussex

Transforming lives through chess, one move at a time

Why Learn Chess with Axon Chess Academy?

Neurological benefits of chess

Chess Raise your IQ

Raises your IQ

Moving knights and rooks around a chessboard can raise a person’s intelligence quotient.

Chess Increases your creativity

Increases problem solving skills

A chess match is like one big puzzle that requires solving.

Chess Improves your memory

Improves your memory

Being a good player means remembering how your opponent has operated in the past.

Chess Improves concentration

It helps prevent dementia

Unused brain tissue leads to a loss of brain power and function.

What do we have to offer

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Latest news from Axon Chess Academy

Back-up drive recommendations please

Hi guys All my chess data / programmes are on a 5Tb hard-drive of a new very powerful laptop. Therefore, I need an "idiotproof operation" back-up drive. I would appreciate recommendations on specific models. Thank you

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Not a very productive week

Unfortunately this wasn't a very productive week as regards my personal chess study after being mugged in London for my iPhone7, and time taken up elsewhere, This week being half-term will allow a more focused chess study week. Day 244: Tuesday : 30 mins / 667 hours...

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Day 242 of 5266

Sunday, end of day 242 of 5266 Personal chess training statistics:: 3 hours 40 mins / 667 hours 10 mins (30 mins tactics / 1 hour 35 mins endgame study / 45 mins Caro-Kann opening study / 50 mins strategy (ChessFox & Chess Master School) / Average of 2.75 hours...

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Axon Chess Academy was set up to make chess training available to all. Whether you’re aged 8 or 80, we will teach you, providing you with the benefits of playing chess. Although, we are based in the South of England, we provide 1 to 1 coaching to individuals all over the world, not just in the UK.

Contact us

Axon Chess Academy
48 Alders View Drive,
East Grinstead,
West Sussex - RH19 2DN
United Kingdom

t. +44 07501 282 847