• Step-by-step learning method
  • Suitable for both beginners and advanced players
  • Workbooks available for extra exercises

Chess visualization exercises

A chess visualization exercises book is a useful tool to train your chess skills at various levels. Our workbooks "Thinking ahead' are unique in its kind. They are filled with exercises to train visualization. We focus on practice-oriented and structured way of learning chess and developed books with the subjects of the basic workbooks, but you have will have to visualize the last move of your opponent before the puzzle starts. Chess is strongly connected with the skill of thinking ahead. A well-developed visualization skill helps to anticipate game situations, (bad) moves of your opponent and many more aspects of chess.

Chess visualization exercises with a structured book

Chess-Steps is a well-known step-by-step method for teaching and learning chess tactics. Our book collection includes manuals and workbooks, which offers the possibility to learn and teach in a school-like situation. Chess students work towards clear goals by making puzzles in their book with a focus on visualization in the workbooks 'Thinking ahead'. All exercises come with a subject, which is easier when you learn something new.

Order your books online

Discover our step-by-step learning method and choose the book with the level of difficulty that fits your skills. Our step-by-step method has become popular throughout the world and guarantees every chess player a significant improvement of tactical insight. You can order your books in our webshop. We also offer online educational chess puzzles which we renew every week.

About us

The company Chess-Steps is responsible for distributing and promoting the brand Chess-Steps, also known as 'The Steps Method' or 'de Stappenmethode'.


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