Master Learning, Master Discussion | Gary Kasperov

April 29, 2021 @ 6:30PM — 7:30PM Central Time (US & Canada)

Join Brad Mapes-Martin in an engaging discussion for the Gary Kasperov session.

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Masterclass Learning, Masterclass Discussion

Facilitators: Brad Mapes-Martins, UW-Stevens Point at Wausau

Presented by Wausau Conservatory of Music in partnership with UW-Stevens Point at Wausau

Thursday, April 29, 2021 | 6:30pm

He went head-to-head with IBM supercomputer, Deep Blue, and won. He trained Carlsen and Nakamura. Now Garry Kasparov is ready to share what made him a six-time World Chess Champion.

Join Brad Mapes-Martins, UWSP Professor, and founder of the Central Wisconsin Chess Club to discuss Kasperov’s winning principles, strategies, and tactics. Explore detailed lessons and sharpen your instincts, allowing you to make more sophisticated decisions, and vastly improve your game.

Brad was raised in Charleston, South Carolina, where he was spoiled from a young age with fresh seafood and mild winters. Having followed his wife to Wisconsin, he worked with juvenile sex offenders in Marathon County before going on to Massachusetts for graduate school. These days he divides his time between running, mixed martial arts, and organizing the Central Wisconsin Chess Club (

*One annual membership per household and email address.

*The discussion group Zoom link will be emailed to you at the email address you provide.