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Ilia K.
80/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Professional Chess Trainer

I am a professional trainer with 16 years of experience. I worked in Greece for 8 years, and in Norway for 8 years. I have been a Norwegian youth national chess team trainer for 3 years. read more

80/hour
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 1 hours
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I am a professional trainer with 16 years of experience. I worked in Greece for 8 years, and in Norway for 8 years. I have been a Norwegian youth national chess team trainer for 3 years. read more

Eli R.
70/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Experienced Chess player

I have played chess my whole life. My peak blitz rating on chess.com is 1895. I can teach anyone rated under 1400 on chess.com or under 1600 on lichess. I love teaching players of all levels from absolute beginner to intermediate. read more

70/hour
5.0 (2)
4 hours tutoring
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I have played chess my whole life. My peak blitz rating on chess.com is 1895. I can teach anyone rated under 1400 on chess.com or under 1600 on lichess. I love teaching players of all levels from absolute beginner to intermediate. read more

Christopher E.
60/hour

New York, NY

Storytelling Chess Teacher

I have four and a half years of experience teaching chess to hundreds of kids in classes at schools and in one on one tutoring sessions. My storytelling skills come from me being a trained actor, with education at Brooklyn College and HB... read more

60/hour
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I have four and a half years of experience teaching chess to hundreds of kids in classes at schools and in one on one tutoring sessions. My storytelling skills come from me being a trained actor, with education at Brooklyn College and HB... read more

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 ... read more

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 ... read more

Neil P.
150/hour

Brooklyn, NY

Learn through understanding, not memorizing

I've been playing for over 25 years and log in daily to ICC to watch grandmasters play. I've played in tournaments before and studied numerous openings in chess books and have trained other players. One person improved their... read more

150/hour
5.0 (104)
11 hours tutoring Chess out of 291 hours
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I've been playing for over 25 years and log in daily to ICC to watch grandmasters play. I've played in tournaments before and studied numerous openings in chess books and have trained other players. One person improved their... read more

Alexandre K.
90/hour

Fair Lawn, NJ

Advanced chess player

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. read more

90/hour
4.9 (39)
89 hours tutoring
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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. read more

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. read more

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. read more

FM Shakhzod V.
50/hour

Brooklyn, NY

FIDE (World Chess Federation) Master

I have been in the chess world over 12 years. I participated successfully in a lot of international tournaments and achieved high places. In 2018, FIDE(World Chess Federation) has awarded me with FIDE Master Title. Worked with top... read more

50/hour
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I have been in the chess world over 12 years. I participated successfully in a lot of international tournaments and achieved high places. In 2018, FIDE(World Chess Federation) has awarded me with FIDE Master Title. Worked with top... read more

Rene M.
45/hour

New York, NY

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... read more

45/hour
5.0 (238)
440 hours tutoring Chess out of 638 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... read more

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... read more

45/hour
5.0 (19)
23 hours tutoring Chess out of 63 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... read more

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