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Puja B.
40/hour

Near Dallas, TX

Experienced Chess Coach

I have a 1520 USCF rating and I am currently ranked #21 in the United States for women under the age 21. I have won numerous awards from tournaments and I am also the North Texas Girls Champion. I have also taught chess for the past 3 years and hosted 3 tournaments. read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
11 hours tutoring Chess out of 13 hours
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I have a 1520 USCF rating and I am currently ranked #21 in the United States for women under the age 21. I have won numerous awards from tournaments and I am also the North Texas Girls Champion. I have also taught chess for the past 3 years and hosted 3 tournaments. read more

Aleksandr G.
30/hour

Near Dallas, TX

Math & ACT Science, General Computer/Linux (Ubuntu) Tutor

Chess is the most popular and my favorite game; it is a combination of science and sport. I started to play chess in clubs and tournaments before I graduated high school, studied theory and had experience tutoring my friends. Chess is the best exercise for the mind. Practicing chess can help... read more

30/hour
4.6 (23)
6 hours tutoring Chess out of 67 hours
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Chess is the most popular and my favorite game; it is a combination of science and sport. I started to play chess in clubs and tournaments before I graduated high school, studied theory and had experience tutoring my friends. Chess is the best exercise for the mind. Practicing chess can help... read more

Harold T.
80/hour

Near Dallas, TX

STEM Tutor: Calculus, Physics, Discrete Math, C++, Java

My father taught me how to play chess at a very early age. I even placed second in a chess tournament once. My skills and strategy are ideal for tutoring beginning and intermediate chess players. read more

80/hour
5.0 (641)
56 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,491 hours
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My father taught me how to play chess at a very early age. I even placed second in a chess tournament once. My skills and strategy are ideal for tutoring beginning and intermediate chess players. read more

MARK J.
45/hour

Near Dallas, TX

Certified Local Chess Coach

I began playing tournament chess (US Chess Federation) in 1974, and have been a life member of the Federation since then. My current rating is 1790, which puts me in the top 5% of competitive chess players in Texas and the top 10% in the US. I'm also a certified local tournament director and... read more

45/hour
4.7 (15)
26 hours tutoring Chess out of 85 hours
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I began playing tournament chess (US Chess Federation) in 1974, and have been a life member of the Federation since then. My current rating is 1790, which puts me in the top 5% of competitive chess players in Texas and the top 10% in the US. I'm also a certified local tournament director and... read more

Keith S.
200/hour

Near Dallas, TX

Former Professor at Your Service!

I have been playing chess since I was 8 years old. My dad and I used to play in the evenings, and I fondly remember the first time I beat him. In college, I honed my chess skills as a member of the Internet Chess Club. I logged hundreds of hours of play, and my rating was in the 1600s. I am a huge... read more

200/hour
5.0 (408)
11 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,357 hours
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I have been playing chess since I was 8 years old. My dad and I used to play in the evenings, and I fondly remember the first time I beat him. In college, I honed my chess skills as a member of the Internet Chess Club. I logged hundreds of hours of play, and my rating was in the 1600s. I am a huge... read more

Eliseo R.
40/hour

Near Dallas, TX

Expert level chess player

I played in chess tournaments when I was younger as well as now, acquiring a 2000+ level rating is very hard to do and that’s where i’m at. I’m above a class A level player which means i’m in the expert/master category of chess players and I want to teach this game to beginners ! read more

40/hour
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I played in chess tournaments when I was younger as well as now, acquiring a 2000+ level rating is very hard to do and that’s where i’m at. I’m above a class A level player which means i’m in the expert/master category of chess players and I want to teach this game to beginners ! read more

David S.
30/hour

Near Dallas, TX

English Teacher 78

I have played chess for 70 years, including tournaments and on-line games with people from different countries. My on-line score is 18. read more

30/hour
6 hours tutoring
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I have played chess for 70 years, including tournaments and on-line games with people from different countries. My on-line score is 18. read more

Matthew W.
45/hour

Near Dallas, TX

Experienced Chess Player and Tutor

I have a 2300+ puzzles rating on Chess.com and Lichess, and have received lessons throughout the years from Chess Grandmasters Babakuli Annakov, Julio Sadorra, and Sergey Matsenko. I have a sophisticated understanding of the phases of a chess game and the components of a winning game! I have played for over... read more

45/hour
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I have a 2300+ puzzles rating on Chess.com and Lichess, and have received lessons throughout the years from Chess Grandmasters Babakuli Annakov, Julio Sadorra, and Sergey Matsenko. I have a sophisticated understanding of the phases of a chess game and the components of a winning game! I have played for over... read more

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