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Matthew H. Mount Kisco, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew H.
27/hour

Mount Kisco, NY

Experienced Chess Player with 10+ years of playing experience.

I have over 10-years of Chess playing experience both over the board and online. I am familiar with chess concepts, lines, strategies, chess theory, openings, mid-game, end-game, etc. My online rating ranges between 1500-1600.... See Matthew's full profile

27/hour
5.0 (64)
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 308 hours
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I have over 10-years of Chess playing experience both over the board and online. I am familiar with chess concepts, lines, strategies, chess theory, openings, mid-game, end-game, etc. My online rating ranges between 1500-1600.... See Matthew's full profile

Steve A. Bronx, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Steve A.
40/hour

Bronx, NY

English and math tutor

...month's time. I keep chess engaging and fun while I encourage learning. I am currently rated under the United States Chess Federation at 1476, although I haven't been actively playing in tournaments since May 2014. I have been gaining knowledge during ... See Steve's full profile

40/hour
4.6 (99)
171 hours tutoring Chess out of 355 hours
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...month's time. I keep chess engaging and fun while I encourage learning. I am currently rated under the United States Chess Federation at 1476, although I haven't been actively playing in tournaments since May 2014. I have been gaining knowledge during ... See Steve's full profile

Maanav W. Syosset, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maanav W.
45/hour

Syosset, NY

Chess Enthusiast with 10+ years of experience

I competed in Chess tournaments starting at a very young age and was apart of the chess club in my high school. I look forward to continuing my passion for chess and joining the team at Carnegie Mellon University. I have... See Maanav's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (1)
14 hours tutoring
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I competed in Chess tournaments starting at a very young age and was apart of the chess club in my high school. I look forward to continuing my passion for chess and joining the team at Carnegie Mellon University. I have... See Maanav's full profile

Timothy W. Millbrook, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Timothy W.
45/hour

Millbrook, NY

1900 USCF, 2200 lichess, 3 years of online and tournament experience

Began playing competitive chess at 14 and continued to have fun teaching myself for the next few years, in which I competed at many local and regional tournaments and won many awards. I got to about a 2000 expert level with an 1850 USCF... See Timothy's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (22)
29 hours tutoring Chess out of 81 hours
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Began playing competitive chess at 14 and continued to have fun teaching myself for the next few years, in which I competed at many local and regional tournaments and won many awards. I got to about a 2000 expert level with an 1850 USCF... See Timothy's full profile

Adam T. Glastonbury, CT, available for online & in-person tutoring
Adam T.
52/hour

Glastonbury, CT

Passionate Teacher of Math, English, SATs, Test Prep, and Much More

I have played chess since I was 3 or 4 years old. My dad, a past chess master, taught me as much as he could. When I was nine, I won 1st place in the state chess championship in the lower division. I love the game and am happy... See Adam's full profile

52/hour
4.9 (542)
5 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,942 hours
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I have played chess since I was 3 or 4 years old. My dad, a past chess master, taught me as much as he could. When I was nine, I won 1st place in the state chess championship in the lower division. I love the game and am happy... See Adam's full profile

Max C. Pawcatuck, CT, available for online & in-person tutoring
Max C.
70/hour

Pawcatuck, CT

National Chess Champion with 13+ Years Playing 5+ Years Coaching

I am a former U.S. National Chess Champion, an invitee to the U.S. National Team, and have won the New York City and New York State Competitions multiple times. I offer a different approach to chess that not only improves the... See Max's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (2)
6 hours tutoring
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I am a former U.S. National Chess Champion, an invitee to the U.S. National Team, and have won the New York City and New York State Competitions multiple times. I offer a different approach to chess that not only improves the... See Max's full profile

Gregory L. Stamford, CT, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gregory L.
100/hour

Stamford, CT

Social Studies Teacher with

I help run and organize my school's afterschool chess club. I teach and instruct students in the game of chess, where I give them the basics for understanding the game and some of the tricks that I have learned over the years. See Gregory's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (49)
115 hours tutoring
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I help run and organize my school's afterschool chess club. I teach and instruct students in the game of chess, where I give them the basics for understanding the game and some of the tricks that I have learned over the years. See Gregory's full profile

William L. Holyoke, MA, available for online & in-person tutoring
William L.
100/hour

Holyoke, MA

Expert-Level Chess Player with 20+ Years of Tournament Experience

I'm a tournament chess player who has an Expert-level rating from the US Chess Federation. I've played thousands of tournament games. I'm available to analyze games with students and for help with specific techniques. See William's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (639)
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,644 hours
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I'm a tournament chess player who has an Expert-level rating from the US Chess Federation. I've played thousands of tournament games. I'm available to analyze games with students and for help with specific techniques. See William's full profile

Tustin, CA 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 (81)
289 hours tutoring Chess out of 290 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

Bay Shore, NY 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 (388)
519 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,626 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

Los Angeles, CA Tutoring
Nicholas M.
35/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

35/hour
5.0 (83)
382 hours tutoring Chess out of 382 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

Dallas, TX Tutoring
James D.
37/hour

English Professor and Experienced Chess Player teaching Chess

I'm an English professor, who just happens to play chess as a hobby. I'm not just a chess player trying to teach chess, I'm a teacher who teaches chess. Therefore, I can help you to learn chess... See James's full profile

37/hour
5.0 (925)
187 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,575 hours
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I'm an English professor, who just happens to play chess as a hobby. I'm not just a chess player trying to teach chess, I'm a teacher who teaches chess. Therefore, I can help you to learn chess... See James's full profile

Temple Hills, MD Tutoring
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 (392)
1,179 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,180 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

New York, NY Tutoring
Rene M.
45/hour

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... See Rene's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (253)
468 hours tutoring Chess out of 666 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... See Rene's full profile

Fremont, CA Tutoring
Chris T.
50/hour

Correspondence Chess Master, United States Chess Federation

Chris was able to instruct several individual National Chess Champions as well as coach for the Mission San Jose Elementary School chess team, which in 2009, 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2018 took first place at the USCF National Elementary... See Chris's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (105)
292 hours tutoring Chess out of 296 hours
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Chris was able to instruct several individual National Chess Champions as well as coach for the Mission San Jose Elementary School chess team, which in 2009, 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2018 took first place at the USCF National Elementary... See Chris's full profile

Moreno Valley, CA Tutoring
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 (145)
372 hours tutoring Chess out of 372 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

Grand Rapids, MI Tutoring
Justin D.
60/hour

99th percentile chess player; USCF national master

I have been playing chess for 25+ years and attained the title of National Master. My peak rating (2250) put me in the 99th percentile of all players in the United States. I am active on chess.com and my peak blitz rating there (2416) put... See Justin's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (41)
34 hours tutoring Chess out of 106 hours
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I have been playing chess for 25+ years and attained the title of National Master. My peak rating (2250) put me in the 99th percentile of all players in the United States. I am active on chess.com and my peak blitz rating there (2416) put... See Justin's full profile

Cedarpines Park, CA Tutoring
Jessica U.
60/hour

Experienced and Patient Chess Coach Who Teaches at the L.A. Chess Club

Chess is a great hobby for children and adults alike! I've been teaching chess for almost two years now (through private lessons and at the Los Angeles Chess Club) and my lessons are as fun and engaging as they are... See Jessica's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (59)
237 hours tutoring Chess out of 238 hours
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Chess is a great hobby for children and adults alike! I've been teaching chess for almost two years now (through private lessons and at the Los Angeles Chess Club) and my lessons are as fun and engaging as they are... See Jessica's full profile

Baltimore, MD Tutoring
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 (357)
665 hours tutoring Chess out of 666 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

Staten Island, NY Tutoring
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 (67)
242 hours tutoring Chess out of 243 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

Dayton, OH Tutoring
Veronika Z.
70/hour

Expert Level Chess Player, Current USCF Rating 2053

I am two times National Girls Tournament of Champion winner, and currently the highest ranked female chess player in the state of Oklahoma as well as 2018 Oklahoma State champion. I represented Oklahoma State at the national tournaments for... See Veronika's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (316)
966 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,010 hours
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I am two times National Girls Tournament of Champion winner, and currently the highest ranked female chess player in the state of Oklahoma as well as 2018 Oklahoma State champion. I represented Oklahoma State at the national tournaments for... See Veronika's full profile

Brooklyn, NY Tutoring
Jaime D.
76/hour

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)
60 hours tutoring Chess out of 180 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

Bourbonnais, IL Tutoring
Austin E.
80/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... See Austin's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (229)
833 hours tutoring Chess out of 844 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... See Austin's full profile

Columbia, SC 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 (560)
33 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,046 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

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