Why is it worth to play checkers and what makes this sport special? For answers to these and other questions, read the article prepared by Natalia Sadowska - Women's World Draughts Champion.
Find out where draughts, the classic board game, comes from - learn about its history from ancient times to the present day. Check how its name and varieties has changed and learn more about the champions of draughts.
There are different rules of draughts in particular countries. Compare the variants of the board game - checkers, classic, international, Turkish, Spanish and Italian draughts. Learn about mandatory capture, the size of a board and king movements.
This article is aimed at players who have already reached a certain level in playing draughts but want to press home their advantage and achieve the next level of draughts skills. As in all other sports, success in draughts based on hard work and lots of hours of training, is not a secret. Draughts are a mind sport where you subject your brain to continuous training - and this brain functions a bit like a muscle during physical training.