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The Best Chess Tutors in San Gabriel, CA

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Veronika Z.
60/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

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 five consecutive years. I ran multiple chess camps, 10-15 kids, for... read more

60/hour
5.0 (224)
690 hours tutoring Chess out of 704 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 five consecutive years. I ran multiple chess camps, 10-15 kids, for... read more

Orrin O.
40/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Want better grades? Let me help out.

I have studied Chess extensively for the past 3 years. I regularly play online and in tournaments, and have taken multiple online chess courses. I also have 2 years of experience teaching Chess at the beginner and intermediate levels. read more

40/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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I have studied Chess extensively for the past 3 years. I regularly play online and in tournaments, and have taken multiple online chess courses. I also have 2 years of experience teaching Chess at the beginner and intermediate levels. read more

Josh L.
30/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

20-Year Chess Coach with 15 State Championships (Teams/Indiv)

Classroom and private chess coach for 20+ years. Former US Chess Expert with 2100 Chess.com Rapid Rating. 15 Arizona State Championship teams and individuals in grades Kindergarten thru 6th grade. Chess Teacher for over 1000 beginning players. Skilled with Chesskid and Chess.com websites and apps. read more

30/hour
4.9 (97)
297 hours tutoring Chess out of 352 hours
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Classroom and private chess coach for 20+ years. Former US Chess Expert with 2100 Chess.com Rapid Rating. 15 Arizona State Championship teams and individuals in grades Kindergarten thru 6th grade. Chess Teacher for over 1000 beginning players. Skilled with Chesskid and Chess.com websites and apps. read more

Tony K.
80/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Experienced Chess Coach, National Master, Caltech Graduate

I have been playing, teaching, and directing chess for many years. My students have ranged from ages 4 through adult. I am a nationally-certified National Master of Chess, current President of the Caltech Chess Club, ranked 28th nationally in my age group, and regularly compete in major national... read more

80/hour
5.0 (160)
421 hours tutoring Chess out of 421 hours
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I have been playing, teaching, and directing chess for many years. My students have ranged from ages 4 through adult. I am a nationally-certified National Master of Chess, current President of the Caltech Chess Club, ranked 28th nationally in my age group, and regularly compete in major national... read more

Nicholas M.
35/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

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 teaching students ages 8 through adult. Coached by International Master... read more

35/hour
5.0 (10)
52 hours tutoring Chess out of 51 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 teaching students ages 8 through adult. Coached by International Master... read more

Bruce P.
75/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Science and Math Specializing in Biological Sciences and AP courses.

I have played the game my entire life. I was on the chess time in high school and I have experience playing in tournaments through college. I greatly enjoy teaching people how to play chess. read more

75/hour
5.0 (120)
856 hours tutoring
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I have played the game my entire life. I was on the chess time in high school and I have experience playing in tournaments through college. I greatly enjoy teaching people how to play chess. read more

Mike G.
35/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Chess tutor

I started to teach children to play chess in 1979. In 1984, I worked with some world's best chess coaches and players like David Bronshtein and P. Kondratev. I am a winner of multiple chess tournaments. My student recently became a national master read more

35/hour
5.0 (115)
238 hours tutoring Chess out of 296 hours
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I started to teach children to play chess in 1979. In 1984, I worked with some world's best chess coaches and players like David Bronshtein and P. Kondratev. I am a winner of multiple chess tournaments. My student recently became a national master read more

Phil C.
64/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Beginning Chess Basics

I can teach the elementary rules of the game, as well as basic opening strategies and some end-game material. read more

64/hour
5.0 (1)
12 hours tutoring
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I can teach the elementary rules of the game, as well as basic opening strategies and some end-game material. read more

Giovanni P.
45/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Chess Instructor

I have been playing the game of chess since I was five years old, for over thirty years. I have taught in schools and privately. I have competed in over 100 chess tournaments and love the game of chess and teaching it. I play chess everyday and will always be taking apart the many parts of... read more

45/hour
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I have been playing the game of chess since I was five years old, for over thirty years. I have taught in schools and privately. I have competed in over 100 chess tournaments and love the game of chess and teaching it. I play chess everyday and will always be taking apart the many parts of... read more

Vance V.
65/hour

Near San Gabriel, CA

Middle School Humanities Tutor & More

My years in education have afforded me the opportunity to wear several hats. As a teacher in the private, public and charter school settings, I have enjoyed tremendous satisfaction teaching History, English, and Writing to a wide variety of students with equally diverse learning styles, academic abilities and personal... read more

65/hour
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My years in education have afforded me the opportunity to wear several hats. As a teacher in the private, public and charter school settings, I have enjoyed tremendous satisfaction teaching History, English, and Writing to a wide variety of students with equally diverse learning styles, academic abilities and personal... read more

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San Gabriel Chess Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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