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Katsiaryna Z. Whitestone, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Katsiaryna Z.
30/hour

Whitestone, NY

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

30/hour
5.0 (2)
7 hours tutoring Chess out of 7 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

Michael P. Bay Shore, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michael P.
30/hour

Bay Shore, NY

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 (389)
525 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,640 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

Ernesto T. Woodhaven, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ernesto T.
40/hour

Woodhaven, NY

NYC Chess Instructor

With a passion to teach I been inspired to show others on the 6 fundamentals of chess. Currently I have been teaching for over 10 years in different non profit organizations and schools throughout New York City. I have been apart of the... See Ernesto's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (10)
40 hours tutoring Chess out of 41 hours
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With a passion to teach I been inspired to show others on the 6 fundamentals of chess. Currently I have been teaching for over 10 years in different non profit organizations and schools throughout New York City. I have been apart of the... See Ernesto'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

Bryon M. New York, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bryon M.
50/hour

New York, NY

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... 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... See Bryon's full profile

Alisher P. Brooklyn, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alisher P.
55/hour

Brooklyn, NY

National Chess Master with 2272 rating.

I am a National Chess Master with a rating of 2272. I have played over 500 rated tournament games and can play blindfold chess. I've tutored many people to become better players and can do the same for you! See Alisher's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (1)
7 hours tutoring Chess out of 8 hours
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I am a National Chess Master with a rating of 2272. I have played over 500 rated tournament games and can play blindfold chess. I've tutored many people to become better players and can do the same for you! See Alisher's full profile

Jaime D. Brooklyn, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jaime D.
76/hour

Brooklyn, NY

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)
61 hours tutoring Chess out of 182 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

Arthur C. Valley Stream, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Arthur C.
95/hour

Valley Stream, NY

Chess Player with a National Master Title

I have played many tournaments and have learned many strategies from competing in these events. - I have won 5 trophies, first place in national tournaments - I hold the National Master Title See Arthur's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (341)
1,048 hours tutoring
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I have played many tournaments and have learned many strategies from competing in these events. - I have won 5 trophies, first place in national tournaments - I hold the National Master Title See Arthur's full profile

Alex S. New York, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alex S.
100/hour

New York, NY

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

100/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

Frank Y. Valley Stream, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Frank Y.
120/hour

Valley Stream, NY

Science, Math and Computer Programming Tutor

I have played chess for more than 20 years. I can teach beginners how to play the game and some strategies. See Frank's full profile

120/hour
4.9 (96)
543 hours tutoring
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I have played chess for more than 20 years. I can teach beginners how to play the game and some strategies. See Frank'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)
384 hours tutoring Chess out of 384 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

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)
1,184 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,185 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 (254)
471 hours tutoring Chess out of 669 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)
295 hours tutoring Chess out of 299 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

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)
683 hours tutoring Chess out of 684 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

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 (60)
238 hours tutoring Chess out of 239 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

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)
244 hours tutoring Chess out of 245 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

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)
837 hours tutoring Chess out of 848 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

New York, NY Tutoring
Jake W.
80/hour

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... See Jake's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (9)
38 hours tutoring Chess out of 39 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... See Jake'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 (567)
33 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,071 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

Los Angeles, CA Tutoring
John S.
85/hour

Chess Tutor

I have participated in professional chess competitions such as Acropolis International Chess Tournament, French Chess Championship and European Parliamentary Friendship Online Chess Tournament! I play chess for... See John's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (279)
991 hours tutoring
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I have participated in professional chess competitions such as Acropolis International Chess Tournament, French Chess Championship and European Parliamentary Friendship Online Chess Tournament! I play chess for... See John's full profile

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