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The Best Chess Tutors in Bothell, WA

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Charles A. S.
55/hour

Near Bothell, WA

USCF Level IV National Chess Coach

I have played chess for over 40 years and have been teaching chess since 2003. I am one of only eleven people in the United States to earn the title of Level IV National Chess Coach from the United States Chess Federation. I've created my own method of teaching chess whereby... read more

55/hour
4.9 (8)
11 hours tutoring Chess out of 11 hours
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I have played chess for over 40 years and have been teaching chess since 2003. I am one of only eleven people in the United States to earn the title of Level IV National Chess Coach from the United States Chess Federation. I've created my own method of teaching chess whereby... read more

Josh K.
55/hour

Near Bothell, WA

RStudio Statistics Tutor with PhD

I am a strong intermediate level chess player with a modern approach to chess lessons. I use my critical thinking skills developed as a PhD student to teach chess. I offer a comprehensive approach to improving your game, which includes over-the-board instruction and utilization of computer software... read more

55/hour
4.9 (334)
130 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,047 hours
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I am a strong intermediate level chess player with a modern approach to chess lessons. I use my critical thinking skills developed as a PhD student to teach chess. I offer a comprehensive approach to improving your game, which includes over-the-board instruction and utilization of computer software... read more

Chad B.
30/hour

Near Bothell, WA

I am a chess coach who can teach you to play like a magician

I am a passionate chess player and tutor who can help you with understanding some basic ideas of winning the game and improving your results. I specialize in teaching novices (rated under 1200 USCF) and beginners but I can also help some intermediate level players who are perhaps 1200-1500 USCF. What I can teach... read more

30/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring Chess out of 3 hours
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I am a passionate chess player and tutor who can help you with understanding some basic ideas of winning the game and improving your results. I specialize in teaching novices (rated under 1200 USCF) and beginners but I can also help some intermediate level players who are perhaps 1200-1500 USCF. What I can teach... read more

Kenneth T.
60/hour

Near Bothell, WA

Senior Chess Master

I tutored an individual student who went from 50th to 2nd in the State. I won the brilliancy prize against Grandmaster Tony Miles in the US open chess tournament. I am the author of a chess book published in 1990. read more

60/hour
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I tutored an individual student who went from 50th to 2nd in the State. I won the brilliancy prize against Grandmaster Tony Miles in the US open chess tournament. I am the author of a chess book published in 1990. read more

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Austin E.
70/hour

Chess Tutoring for Casual and Tournament Players

...ability. After this, studying chess tactics becomes crucial for the player looking to improve quickly. A mastery of chess tactics supplemented with a firm grasp of the endgame is the most effective road to chess success. Once students have a strong... read more

70/hour
5.0 (191)
597 hours tutoring Chess out of 608 hours
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...ability. After this, studying chess tactics becomes crucial for the player looking to improve quickly. A mastery of chess tactics supplemented with a firm grasp of the endgame is the most effective road to chess success. Once students have a strong... read more

Theodore E.
50/hour

Math and Chess Tutor

Perhaps the most important thing is that I find math endlessly fascinating and always strive to bring a certain amount of energy and lightheartedness to my teaching. Chess is probably my greatest passion, and I've devoted long hours... read more

50/hour
5.0 (295)
449 hours tutoring Chess out of 450 hours
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Perhaps the most important thing is that I find math endlessly fascinating and always strive to bring a certain amount of energy and lightheartedness to my teaching. Chess is probably my greatest passion, and I've devoted long hours... read more

Caleb W.
50/hour

USCF National Master, 7 years of experience teaching chess

I am a USCF chess national master. I have 7 years of teaching chess to students of all ages. Some of my chess students have gained hundreds and close to thousands of ELO points since my goal is to teach not only the game but... read more

50/hour
5.0 (90)
329 hours tutoring Chess out of 329 hours
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I am a USCF chess national master. I have 7 years of teaching chess to students of all ages. Some of my chess students have gained hundreds and close to thousands of ELO points since my goal is to teach not only the game but... read more

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Bothell Chess Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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