Search

ILYA F.

New York, NY

$100/hour

Chess Coach and Tutor

In-person lessons
20+ Hours
5.0 average from 3 ratings
Knowledgeable and calm tutor
— Tony, Brooklyn, NY on 6/20/16

$100/Hour


Send a message explaining your needs and ILYA will reply soon.

Response time:

Contact ILYA

Kishinev University, Moldova
physics
BA
Graduate Coursework

Education

Kishinev University, Moldova (physics)

BA (Graduate Coursework)

About ILYA

I am an International FIDE Master in chess, and I am an USCF certified coach. I have trained 3 chess Masters, and 3 of my students became US Scholastic Champions. I have 20 years of experience as a chess coach, working with both adults and children. I am currently coaching children in several NYC schools, including Hunter School. Hunter School team which I manage became number 3 team in the United States Chess Supernational Championship in 2009. I am an International FIDE Master in chess, and I am an USCF certified coach. I have trained 3 chess Masters, and 3 of my students became US Scholastic Champions. I have 20 years of experience as a chess coach, working with both adults and children. I am currently coaching children in several NYC schools, including Hunter School. Hunter School Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of New York, NY 10014
In-person lessons

"Knowledgeable and calm tutor"

- Tony, Brooklyn, NY on 6/20/16
Sports/Recreation:
Chess

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Chess

I was certified as an International FIDE trainer in 2011, which was published on the FIDE website. I got approval from USCF (US chess federation).

Kishinev University, Moldova
physics
BA
Graduate Coursework

Education

Kishinev University, Moldova (physics)

BA (Graduate Coursework)

Knowledgeable and calm tutor

My experience with Ilya was excellent. He has many many years experience and really knows his chess. I recommend him to everybody who needs to improve their game.

— Tony, Brooklyn, NY on 6/20/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $100.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

ILYA will travel within 10 miles of New York, NY 10014.