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The Woodpecker Method

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The quick explanation of the Woodpecker Method is that you need to solve a large number of puzzles in a row; then solve the same puzzles again and again, only faster. It’s not a lazy shortcut to success – hard work is required. But the reward can be re-programming your unconscious mind. Benefits include sharper tactical vision, fewer blunders, better play when in time trou ...more
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Peter
Oct 05, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I own the hardcover book but did my later cycles on chessable (https://www.chessable.com).

I've wanted to try this method since reading about it in Pump Up Your Rating. However, even though that book has instructions I never quite felt I was doing it right and abandoned the method after a couple of short attempts. When I heard this book was coming out I was very excited and bought it day 1 in hardcover.

I was not disappointed. I felt much more motivated working on this than other tactics trainin
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Veselin Nikolov
Dec 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
An interesting collection of chess puzzles. The advanced part was too advanced for me but it was short and I had fun with everything else.
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