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The Best Chess Tutors in Richmond, VA

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Vellur K.
30/hour

Richmond, VA

Experienced 1200+ Chess Tutor with 4+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have been playing chess for 10 years and have been teaching the sport to students for 4+ years. Rated 1200+ by the U.S. Chess Federation by competing in various tournaments. I can teach openings, middle game and end game tactics as well as different variations to counter opponents. Very interactive with... read more

30/hour
5.0 (42)
26 hours tutoring Chess out of 69 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
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I have been playing chess for 10 years and have been teaching the sport to students for 4+ years. Rated 1200+ by the U.S. Chess Federation by competing in various tournaments. I can teach openings, middle game and end game tactics as well as different variations to counter opponents. Very interactive with... read more

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Justin S.
50/hour

United States Chess Federation Expert and 8 time Grade Level Champion

I have over 8 years of experience competing at chess tournaments at which I won many state and national titles as well as a USCF expert norm/ tournament rating of over 2000. Currently, I have been coaching chess for 7 years and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (104)
323 hours tutoring Chess out of 330 hours
Offers online lessons
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I have over 8 years of experience competing at chess tournaments at which I won many state and national titles as well as a USCF expert norm/ tournament rating of over 2000. Currently, I have been coaching chess for 7 years and... read more

Zachary A.
30/hour

Experienced Chess Teacher

I have played Chess for 10+ years and absolutely love the game. I have won many tournaments and awards and still play very frequently to this day. I can help you if you are a beginner or intermediate chess player. read more

30/hour
4.9 (36)
174 hours tutoring Chess out of 175 hours
Offers online lessons
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I have played Chess for 10+ years and absolutely love the game. I have won many tournaments and awards and still play very frequently to this day. I can help you if you are a beginner or intermediate chess player. read more

Austin E.
70/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... read more

70/hour
5.0 (176)
473 hours tutoring Chess out of 485 hours
Offers online lessons
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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... read more

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