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John R.

Yonkers, NY

$70/hour

John R chess trainer and life master

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 3/21/15
5.0 average from 4 ratings

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About John

Chess Lessons with a United States Chess Federation Life Master.

I have been playing tournament chess for over four decades now. I have run chess camps at Iona Grammar school and I have experience teaching at various chess camps. I have the ability to improve your son or daughters chess game very rapidly.

I have the ability to easily get your child to make the top 100 list in the country at a minimum with regular lessons. Learn from one of the top players in the country. I can bring you from a complete beginner to a top ranked player through my vast knowledge and experience.
Chess Lessons with a United States Chess Federation Life Master.

I have been playing tournament chess for over four decades now. I have run chess camps at Iona Grammar school and I have experience teaching at various chess
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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 8 miles of Yonkers, NY 10710
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons
Sports/Recreation:
Chess

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Chess

I am a United States chess Federation Life Master. This means that I have played over 300 tournament games and maintained a United States Chess Federation rating over 2200. I have coached players on teams in national championships, along with working and running chess camps at Iona Grammar school. I have been a chess master for well over 25 years.

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $70.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

John will travel within 8 miles of Yonkers, NY 10710.