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Natasha D. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Natasha D.
60/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Chess Champion in high school and college

I have played chess for twenty years. In high school and college, I played in tournaments where I represented my state or school. I have experience in strategy in playing both white and black and understand how to use the chess pieces where I can produce a checkmate. See Natasha's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (203)
528 hours tutoring
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I have played chess for twenty years. In high school and college, I played in tournaments where I represented my state or school. I have experience in strategy in playing both white and black and understand how to use the chess pieces where I can produce a checkmate. See Natasha's full profile

Bryon M. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bryon M.
50/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Thoughtful, patient Math/Chess/Excel coach who also loves learning

800 SAT, Princeton Review tutor, past experience helping students one-on-one and in classrooms, Degrees in Engineering and Business Over 2000 rating in chess. Tournament play experience over the board and online. Frequently playing and studying the game. Chess enthusiast. Experience analyzing games with... See Bryon's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (11)
3 hours tutoring Chess out of 23 hours
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800 SAT, Princeton Review tutor, past experience helping students one-on-one and in classrooms, Degrees in Engineering and Business Over 2000 rating in chess. Tournament play experience over the board and online. Frequently playing and studying the game. Chess enthusiast. Experience analyzing games with... See Bryon's full profile

Lawrence C. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lawrence C.
65/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

FIDE Master chess coach

I have five years of experience coaching elementary and middle school kids in chess. However, I work with players of all ages and levels from beginner up through 2200. A few of my students have had large rating gains in short timespans. I specialize in opening line development and preparation, endgames, and... See Lawrence's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (33)
82 hours tutoring Chess out of 83 hours
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I have five years of experience coaching elementary and middle school kids in chess. However, I work with players of all ages and levels from beginner up through 2200. A few of my students have had large rating gains in short timespans. I specialize in opening line development and preparation, endgames, and... See Lawrence's full profile

Andrew K. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrew K.
60/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Chess Instructor

Currently, I teach elementary students how to play chess (2020 - Present) at a charter school in New Jersey. See Andrew's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (7)
32 hours tutoring
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Currently, I teach elementary students how to play chess (2020 - Present) at a charter school in New Jersey. See Andrew's full profile

Yun Jae J. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Yun Jae J.
25/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Advanced Chess Coach (Rated 1900+)

Hello, it's nice to meet you! My name is Yun and I'm an avid chess player who has been playing the game for around 6 years. At the time of this posting, I'm nearly at the expert level, being rated 1900+ on Chess.com Rapid Time Controls (15 + 10) and 2200+ on Lichess Classical Time Controls (30 + 0).... See Yun Jae's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (1)
6 hours tutoring Chess out of 6 hours
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Hello, it's nice to meet you! My name is Yun and I'm an avid chess player who has been playing the game for around 6 years. At the time of this posting, I'm nearly at the expert level, being rated 1900+ on Chess.com Rapid Time Controls (15 + 10) and 2200+ on Lichess Classical Time Controls (30 + 0).... See Yun Jae's full profile

Rene M. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Rene M.
45/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

K-12 Chess

As a Chess coach, I am a member of the United States Chess Federation, and currently, tutor children and adults who have minimal or no experience. In 2013 my middle school chess team finished 1st place overall in the Non-Rated division (a group mostly encompassed by children with little or no... See Rene's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (261)
486 hours tutoring Chess out of 685 hours
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As a Chess coach, I am a member of the United States Chess Federation, and currently, tutor children and adults who have minimal or no experience. In 2013 my middle school chess team finished 1st place overall in the Non-Rated division (a group mostly encompassed by children with little or no... See Rene's full profile

Renny G. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Renny G.
100/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Middle-Level Chess Player

I play chess nearly everyday. I am very familiar with the basics and have an ELO of around 1400. I am able to teach a pure beginner at chess. See Renny's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (8)
19 hours tutoring
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I play chess nearly everyday. I am very familiar with the basics and have an ELO of around 1400. I am able to teach a pure beginner at chess. See Renny's full profile

Alex S. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex S.
75/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Ivy League Tutor Specializing in ACT/SAT, Essay Writing & Math

I was a nationally travelled chess player to the age of twelve. I have experience tutoring beginning and intermediate players. I was the second highest ranked player in the state of Florida. See Alex's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (9)
34 hours tutoring
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I was a nationally travelled chess player to the age of twelve. I have experience tutoring beginning and intermediate players. I was the second highest ranked player in the state of Florida. See Alex's full profile

Jake W. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jake W.
80/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Yale University|Chess Master|US National Chess Team|Top 100 List

I am a student at Yale University, and I am a Certified Chess Coach and Tournament Director with 9 years of teaching and competitive tournament experience. I am a USCF chess expert and a FIDE Arena chess grandmaster (top 1% of competitive chess players). I teach students of all ages, but I... See Jake's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (10)
42 hours tutoring Chess out of 43 hours
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I am a student at Yale University, and I am a Certified Chess Coach and Tournament Director with 9 years of teaching and competitive tournament experience. I am a USCF chess expert and a FIDE Arena chess grandmaster (top 1% of competitive chess players). I teach students of all ages, but I... See Jake's full profile

Ari B. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ari B.
85/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Java + Python Developer. Tutor. Freelancer.

Rated 76th percentile in competitive Blitz, 90th percentile in competitive Standard chess worldwide. Competed in USCF tournaments, was part of Brandeis Chess Club as an undergrad. See Ari's full profile

85/hour
4.7 (35)
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 250 hours
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Rated 76th percentile in competitive Blitz, 90th percentile in competitive Standard chess worldwide. Competed in USCF tournaments, was part of Brandeis Chess Club as an undergrad. See Ari's full profile

Alexandre K. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alexandre K.
90/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Advanced chess player

I play mostly online, my Fide rating is 2298 but it's based only on 5 games I played in US. I play mostly in official FIDE Arena and my blitz rating around 2000. I'm very passionate about chess and would like an opportunity to share my passion with other chess players. See Alexandre's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (39)
89 hours tutoring
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I play mostly online, my Fide rating is 2298 but it's based only on 5 games I played in US. I play mostly in official FIDE Arena and my blitz rating around 2000. I'm very passionate about chess and would like an opportunity to share my passion with other chess players. See Alexandre's full profile

Jaime D. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jaime D.
76/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

Chess Teacher

I have helped to run a chess team for two years. I am able to teach strategy and coordinate players. See Jaime's full profile

76/hour
4.9 (38)
64 hours tutoring Chess out of 198 hours
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I have helped to run a chess team for two years. I am able to teach strategy and coordinate players. See Jaime's full profile

Mina S. Near Clifton, NJ, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mina S.
50/hour

Near Clifton, NJ

- Experienced Chess player and Coach for more than 13 years.

I taught chess for several years in different schools between New York and New Jersey, where some of my students played at the Nationals and they achieved great results! some of the programs that I coached for are Alphaminds Academy and Chess Wizards Chess programs. See Mina's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (13)
3 hours tutoring Chess out of 32 hours
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I taught chess for several years in different schools between New York and New Jersey, where some of my students played at the Nationals and they achieved great results! some of the programs that I coached for are Alphaminds Academy and Chess Wizards Chess programs. See Mina's full profile

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Katsiaryna Z.
35/hour

Chess Teacher

I have 2 years of experience teaching chess. I love chess, follow the news and interested in its history. My favorite part of chess practice is solving chess problems and analyzing positions. During my school years, I... See Katsiaryna's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (8)
27 hours tutoring Chess out of 28 hours
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I have 2 years of experience teaching chess. I love chess, follow the news and interested in its history. My favorite part of chess practice is solving chess problems and analyzing positions. During my school years, I... See Katsiaryna's full profile

Near Clifton, NJ Tutoring
Frank S.
85/hour

Chessaholic on Chess.com

If you are wanting to learn the game of chess, I am your person. I currently play on chess.com and at one point reached a rating of over 1700. I can teach you gambits, traps, tricks, openings, middle, and end games to help your game... See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (593)
35 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,210 hours
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If you are wanting to learn the game of chess, I am your person. I currently play on chess.com and at one point reached a rating of over 1700. I can teach you gambits, traps, tricks, openings, middle, and end games to help your game... See Frank's full profile

Near Clifton, NJ Tutoring
Andrew L.
24/hour

experienced chess player

I am an experienced player and the winner of many tournaments. I have been playing chess since I was 6years old and participated in international tournaments, such as The World Chess Championship and European Chess... See Andrew's full profile

24/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 3 hours
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I am an experienced player and the winner of many tournaments. I have been playing chess since I was 6years old and participated in international tournaments, such as The World Chess Championship and European Chess... See Andrew's full profile

Near Clifton, NJ Tutoring
Rama G.
30/hour

Experienced and Effective Chess Tutor

* Hello friend, I have been tutoring since 2016 - even before I found Wyzant. I am a very effective chess tutor/chess coach for anyone from an absolute beginner to an intermediate tournament player. I have competed in over 50... See Rama's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (92)
333 hours tutoring Chess out of 332 hours
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* Hello friend, I have been tutoring since 2016 - even before I found Wyzant. I am a very effective chess tutor/chess coach for anyone from an absolute beginner to an intermediate tournament player. I have competed in over 50... See Rama's full profile

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Walt L.
40/hour

Level One Certified Chess Coach

I have played the game of chess for over 20 years. The last 5 years I have been working with beginners to learn the game and advanced players to improve their game. I am a member of the U.S Chess Federation, and a member of the... See Walt's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (418)
1,257 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,258 hours
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I have played the game of chess for over 20 years. The last 5 years I have been working with beginners to learn the game and advanced players to improve their game. I am a member of the U.S Chess Federation, and a member of the... See Walt's full profile

Near Clifton, NJ Tutoring
Michael P.
30/hour

United States Chess Federation Expert

I am ranked as a chess expert by the United States Chess Federation. I have played in many USCF sanctioned chess tournaments. I teach at chess camps in the summer and have also run chess clubs and have directed... See Michael's full profile

30/hour
4.9 (410)
551 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,734 hours
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I am ranked as a chess expert by the United States Chess Federation. I have played in many USCF sanctioned chess tournaments. I teach at chess camps in the summer and have also run chess clubs and have directed... See Michael's full profile

Near Clifton, NJ Tutoring
Alec T.
30/hour

2100 on Chess.com in less than 2 years.

I started playing Chess less than 2 years ago. In that time I went from 900-2100 with a peak of 2200. I've been through it all and I know what it takes to take your Chess to the next level. See Alec's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (100)
303 hours tutoring Chess out of 304 hours
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I started playing Chess less than 2 years ago. In that time I went from 900-2100 with a peak of 2200. I've been through it all and I know what it takes to take your Chess to the next level. See Alec's full profile

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Farirai G.
50/hour

Chess Instructor

I am actively licensed chess instructor a title awarded to me by FIDE in 2014 , world chess federation. I was National Youth chess coach for Zimbabwe. I have a Chess rating and another international title of... See Farirai's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (150)
393 hours tutoring Chess out of 394 hours
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I am actively licensed chess instructor a title awarded to me by FIDE in 2014 , world chess federation. I was National Youth chess coach for Zimbabwe. I have a Chess rating and another international title of... See Farirai's full profile

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Theodore E.
60/hour

Chess Player with Tournament Experience, top 1.5% of chess.com players

I am a USCF tournament chess player, with OTB rating of 1550, chess.com blitz rating of 2030, lichess blitz rating of 2140. Haven't played in tournaments for a while so my otb rating is much lower than it should be, but chess.com is a... See Theodore's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (366)
733 hours tutoring Chess out of 733 hours
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I am a USCF tournament chess player, with OTB rating of 1550, chess.com blitz rating of 2030, lichess blitz rating of 2140. Haven't played in tournaments for a while so my otb rating is much lower than it should be, but chess.com is a... See Theodore's full profile

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Dipankar G.
60/hour

International Chess Coach with 16 years experience (USCF rating 1965)

As a coach, I have trained over 150 students ages 5 to 80 for 6+ years. My students have gained more than 500 rating points in a span of 3 months. Several of my students have won medals and prizes in national tournaments. As a player, I have over... See Dipankar's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (38)
81 hours tutoring Chess out of 82 hours
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As a coach, I have trained over 150 students ages 5 to 80 for 6+ years. My students have gained more than 500 rating points in a span of 3 months. Several of my students have won medals and prizes in national tournaments. As a player, I have over... See Dipankar's full profile

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Nicholas M.
45/hour

Experienced Chess Coach and Tutor, Class A Player, USC Undergrad

I have a USCF Rating 1944, US Chess Federation-certified Class A Player. a 2-time winner at Lina Grumette Memorial Day Chess Classic. Competed in over 117 USCF tournaments to date, including 5 American Opens. Many years of experience... See Nicholas's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (86)
397 hours tutoring Chess out of 397 hours
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I have a USCF Rating 1944, US Chess Federation-certified Class A Player. a 2-time winner at Lina Grumette Memorial Day Chess Classic. Competed in over 117 USCF tournaments to date, including 5 American Opens. Many years of experience... See Nicholas's full profile

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Jonathan R.
60/hour

Chess Instructor - Peak USCF rating of 2006 (EXPERT)

have been A competitive chess player for 14 years and have been teaching chess for ten years. I have a peak USCF Rating of over 2006 which is considered an EXPERT level chess player. I also have a peak Blitz rating of 2024 on... See Jonathan's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (74)
266 hours tutoring Chess out of 267 hours
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have been A competitive chess player for 14 years and have been teaching chess for ten years. I have a peak USCF Rating of over 2006 which is considered an EXPERT level chess player. I also have a peak Blitz rating of 2024 on... See Jonathan's full profile

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