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The Best Chess Tutors in Great Neck, NY

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Salim F.
30/hour

Chess player extraordinaire who works with a grandmaster.

I won second place at the Marshall Chess Club Under 1600 tournament section. My Peak rating was ranked in the 96th percentile of chess.com. I am an Active tournament player who placed in the top three of last several tournaments. read more

30/hour
5.0 (3)
7 hours tutoring Chess out of 7 hours
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I won second place at the Marshall Chess Club Under 1600 tournament section. My Peak rating was ranked in the 96th percentile of chess.com. I am an Active tournament player who placed in the top three of last several tournaments. read more

Simon M.
75/hour

Professional Chess Instructor

I am a U.S. Chess Federation A+ rated (1800+) Chess player. I have been teaching children in after school programs, small groups and individual lessons. I teach strategy, tactics and theory to help my students learn the great game of... read more

75/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 2 hours
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I am a U.S. Chess Federation A+ rated (1800+) Chess player. I have been teaching children in after school programs, small groups and individual lessons. I teach strategy, tactics and theory to help my students learn the great game of... read more

Rooney S.
75/hour

New York City Knight

Having been a United States Chess Federation expert for years, a member of various chess clubs, including the Marshall Chess Club, the Polgar Chess club, and the Queens Chess Club, I have experience in... read more

75/hour
4.9 (7)
24 hours tutoring Chess out of 25 hours
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Having been a United States Chess Federation expert for years, a member of various chess clubs, including the Marshall Chess Club, the Polgar Chess club, and the Queens Chess Club, I have experience in... read more

Kath M.
50/hour

Chess lover who's willing to share her love for chess.

I am Kath, a chess lover who is willing to share my love and knowledge of chess for young chess enthusiasts. I was a varsity chess player for four years in college and graduated with an Athlete of the year award. I was... read more

50/hour
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I am Kath, a chess lover who is willing to share my love and knowledge of chess for young chess enthusiasts. I was a varsity chess player for four years in college and graduated with an Athlete of the year award. I was... read more

Leo C.
35/hour

Chess Teacher with 5+ Years of Teaching Experience

I played chess since I was young and developed an ability to learn some of the most advanced techniques of the games. I still have a lot to learn at chess but I believe I have strong foundations and can also teach it to a high level.... read more

35/hour
5.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring Chess out of 5 hours
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I played chess since I was young and developed an ability to learn some of the most advanced techniques of the games. I still have a lot to learn at chess but I believe I have strong foundations and can also teach it to a high level.... read more

Lukas S.
40/hour

Experienced Chess Player with 1 Year of Teaching Experience

I am an experienced educator with excellent interpersonal skills and have taught chess students online over the past year. I have participated in non-FIDE rated tournaments in Germany and online. Building on teaching experience from other... read more

40/hour
5.0 (13)
32 hours tutoring Chess out of 43 hours
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I am an experienced educator with excellent interpersonal skills and have taught chess students online over the past year. I have participated in non-FIDE rated tournaments in Germany and online. Building on teaching experience from other... read more

Ashante M.
40/hour

chess teacher

In 2010 I helped my team to win its first ever national title at the United States Chess Federation (USCF) National K-12 Championship. In 2012, at the age of 16, I became a chess expert by obtaining a USCF rating greater than 2000.... read more

40/hour
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In 2010 I helped my team to win its first ever national title at the United States Chess Federation (USCF) National K-12 Championship. In 2012, at the age of 16, I became a chess expert by obtaining a USCF rating greater than 2000.... read more

Steve A.
48/hour

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 read more

48/hour
4.6 (97)
171 hours tutoring Chess out of 349 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 read more

Nishani A.
40/hour

Chess Instructor For Beginners

Keep the game clean and remember that there is more to chess (and life) than winning at all costs. National women's Chess Championship, Sri Lanka - 1980 - 2nd Place ; Inter Girls Schools Chess Championship, Sri Lanka... read more

40/hour
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 1 hours
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Keep the game clean and remember that there is more to chess (and life) than winning at all costs. National women's Chess Championship, Sri Lanka - 1980 - 2nd Place ; Inter Girls Schools Chess Championship, Sri Lanka... read more

Sam B.
75/hour

Chess Expert rated 2150 USCF

I have been playing chess competitively for 4 years with a national rating of 2166 USCF which places me among the top 2000 players in the country. I have experience tutoring ages 5-50 and all different skill levels. read more

75/hour
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I have been playing chess competitively for 4 years with a national rating of 2166 USCF which places me among the top 2000 players in the country. I have experience tutoring ages 5-50 and all different skill levels. read more

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Great Neck Chess Tutors Cost $37 - 73 per hour on average

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