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Curtis G.
20/hour

Seattle, WA

The Best Education Possible

I have read numerous chess books covering all aspects of the game in addition to 18 years of experience playing and active participation in chess clubs for the past 10 years. read more

20/hour
3.7 (3)
6 hours tutoring
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I have read numerous chess books covering all aspects of the game in addition to 18 years of experience playing and active participation in chess clubs for the past 10 years. read more

Charles A. S.
65/hour

Seattle, WA

USCF Level IV National Chess Coach

I have played chess for over 40 years and have been teaching chess since 2003. I am one of only eleven people in the United States to earn the title of Level IV National Chess Coach from the United States Chess... read more

65/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring Chess out of 1 hours
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I have played chess for over 40 years and have been teaching chess since 2003. I am one of only eleven people in the United States to earn the title of Level IV National Chess Coach from the United States Chess... read more

Kenneth T.
60/hour

Seattle, WA

Senior Chess Master

I tutored an individual student who went from 50th to 2nd in the State. I won the brilliancy prize against Grandmaster Tony Miles in the US open chess tournament. I am the author of a chess book published in 1990. read more

60/hour
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I tutored an individual student who went from 50th to 2nd in the State. I won the brilliancy prize against Grandmaster Tony Miles in the US open chess tournament. I am the author of a chess book published in 1990. read more

Sam C.
40/hour

Seattle, WA

Patient and Passionate Chess Tutor

I no longer compete in tournaments but have continued my study of chess. From opening tactics, situational play, and endgame techniques. In no way am I the most skilled chess player, but in each game I play I learn something new.... read more

40/hour
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I no longer compete in tournaments but have continued my study of chess. From opening tactics, situational play, and endgame techniques. In no way am I the most skilled chess player, but in each game I play I learn something new.... read more

Shane B.
20/hour

Seattle, WA

Beginner and intermediate level chess teacher

I learned the game of chess when I was five. I would meet a player and soak up everything they knew about the game until I could beat that person. I can teach you to recognize weaknesses and how to exploit them. Basic pinning, skewers,... read more

20/hour
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I learned the game of chess when I was five. I would meet a player and soak up everything they knew about the game until I could beat that person. I can teach you to recognize weaknesses and how to exploit them. Basic pinning, skewers,... read more

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