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The Best Chess Tutors in Virginia

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Michael M.
40/hour

USCF rating of 1300+

I was treasurer and president of my high school chess club. Vice President of my college chess club. I played 2nd board on my college chess team. I’ve participated in many uscf rated tournaments, have placed in a few, and... read more

40/hour
5.0 (102)
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 192 hours
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I was treasurer and president of my high school chess club. Vice President of my college chess club. I played 2nd board on my college chess team. I’ve participated in many uscf rated tournaments, have placed in a few, and... read more

Andrew G.
36/hour

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Writing, Government, and Test Prep

Subjects: I am most qualified to help with writing, political science, history, German, test prep (especially the ACT and SAT), and chess. I can also help high school students with English, reading, and math. Tutoring style: That is... read more

36/hour
4.9 (9)
32 hours tutoring
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Subjects: I am most qualified to help with writing, political science, history, German, test prep (especially the ACT and SAT), and chess. I can also help high school students with English, reading, and math. Tutoring style: That is... read more

Walt L.
40/hour

Learn To Play Chess

I have played the game of chess for over 20 years. The last 5 years I have been working with beginners to learn the game and advanced players to improve their game. I am a member of the U.S Chess Federation, and a member of the... read more

40/hour
4.9 (29)
91 hours tutoring Chess out of 91 hours
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I have played the game of chess for over 20 years. The last 5 years I have been working with beginners to learn the game and advanced players to improve their game. I am a member of the U.S Chess Federation, and a member of the... read more

Vellur K.
15/hour

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... read more

15/hour
5.0 (38)
20 hours tutoring Chess out of 63 hours
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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... read more

Alfredo A.
50/hour

Chess Expert

I have a Chess Rating of 2000+. I am a seasoned tournament player with 10+ years of experience teaching. read more

50/hour
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I have a Chess Rating of 2000+. I am a seasoned tournament player with 10+ years of experience teaching. read more

Titus L.
25/hour

Chess Player

My favorite openings are King's Gambit, Bird's Opening and Blackmar Diemer Attack (Gambit). I also know many chess variants : Chinese Chess Japanese Chess Extinction Chess Night Mate Chess Anti... read more

25/hour
4.8 (178)
11 hours tutoring Chess out of 661 hours
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My favorite openings are King's Gambit, Bird's Opening and Blackmar Diemer Attack (Gambit). I also know many chess variants : Chinese Chess Japanese Chess Extinction Chess Night Mate Chess Anti... read more

Brandon H.
15/hour

Chess Tutor

I live and breathe Chess. I fully enjoy this game and i dedicate a large portion of my time and a general portion of my life to the game of chess. I only wish to help those who want to excel at this game more than myself. My time is... read more

15/hour
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I live and breathe Chess. I fully enjoy this game and i dedicate a large portion of my time and a general portion of my life to the game of chess. I only wish to help those who want to excel at this game more than myself. My time is... read more

Sachin K.
20/hour

Chess Tutor Rating of 1500, and 7+ Years Experience

I am qualified for teaching, as well as I have been to hundreds of tournaments. I have been recommended by others to teach. I am a 1500 and have won multiple tournaments with 7 years of experience. I hope you do work with me. read more

20/hour
3.3 (3)
54 hours tutoring Chess out of 54 hours
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I am qualified for teaching, as well as I have been to hundreds of tournaments. I have been recommended by others to teach. I am a 1500 and have won multiple tournaments with 7 years of experience. I hope you do work with me. read more

Abdelrahman A.
30/hour

Internationally rated chess player, with 10+ Years of Experience

Born to be a chess player, I have been practicing and teaching the game since I was 12 years old. My 10-year-old experience as a player includes participating in many local and regional tournaments (1997-2007). For 3 years, I have taught... read more

30/hour
5.0 (7)
10 hours tutoring Chess out of 19 hours
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Born to be a chess player, I have been practicing and teaching the game since I was 12 years old. My 10-year-old experience as a player includes participating in many local and regional tournaments (1997-2007). For 3 years, I have taught... read more

STEPH S.
55/hour

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I was a member of a traveling High School Chess Team (five competitively selected Players) for three years. By my Senior Year, I had earned the position of FIRST BOARD (Top Player) for most of the tournaments in that year and was Federation... read more

55/hour
3.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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I was a member of a traveling High School Chess Team (five competitively selected Players) for three years. By my Senior Year, I had earned the position of FIRST BOARD (Top Player) for most of the tournaments in that year and was Federation... read more

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Virginia Chess Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

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