Trusted teacher: Chess is a great game for having fun and sharpening the mind. Suitable for all ages, I offer classes for beginners to advanced players from ages of 5 upwards. As an online player myself with a blitz rating of 2440, I find the study and play of chess endlessly rewarding and hope that some of my passion can rub off on you. I offer lessons on all aspects of the game from the opening to the endgame, from simple queen and king endgames to Novotny interference I can provide puzzles and exercises for any level.
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Trusted teacher: My three main areas of expertise (not necessarily in this order): - Languages: I specialize in tutoring Italian and Spanish; my style is to keep students challenged and motivated through simple classes and practical exercises (pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary).. I'm a demanding teacher but will guide you in a fun and interactive way. - Fitness / Triathlon: I coach athletes who want to get fitter and generally incorporate running/cycling into a more healthy lifestyle. I myself am a serious triathlete who has competed in several running and triathlon races (also qualifying for the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii). I focus on technique elements, drills and nutritional aspects too. - Chess: I teach chess to beginners and amateurs up to ELO 1700-1800, working on the tactical and strategic aspects of openings, middle games and endgames.. "chess is life in miniature"! Please contact me if you have any interest in spending more time and energy in any of these 3 areas, and don't forget that "Mens Sana in Corpore Sano" is a good approach to look after yourself :)
Chess · Running - jogging · Italian
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Madara - United Kingdom£35
Trusted teacher: I am a Doctor of Psychology and researcher. Since October 2016 I have been successfully tutoring many B.A. and M.A. and Ph.D. level students and professionals who required help with Psychology (AS, A-level, and Degree level), Data analysis, SPSS, jamovi, JASP, R, Statistics, Research Methods, or were looking for assistance with their research projects/ theses/ dissertations. I am specialised in Clinical Psychology (reading disability/ dyslexia), although I have good knowledge in other fields of psychology, as well as research methodology and data analysis (expert in SPSS). I would love to help students with the knowledge I have in individual live one-to-one sessions online via Skype/Zoom. I can also recommend literature on a particular subject and send something I already have in my database. Additionally to psychology, I am teaching chess. I have 28 years of experience playing chess, I am a candidate master of Latvia, having an international (FIDE) rating of 2063, and an English Chess Federation rating of 2125, which is quite a good level. I am especially good at blitz and rapid. My greatest achievement is 1st place in English Open Women & Girls Rapid Championship in 2019. I have around 8 years of experience teaching chess to juniors and adults. I have been tutoring many students across the UK and have helped them to progress in chess and some of them gained great achievements in the tournaments and were qualified for the next competitions. I can teach basic concepts, moves, strategies, and tactics for beginners and help to improve the game technique of intermediate or advanced players, suggesting theory, ideas, and winning game plans.
Statistics · Chess · Psychology (for students)
Mariami - Georgia£21
Trusted teacher: I am Mariam i(WFM)-Woman FIDE Master from Georgia. Experience: I'm an active professional chess player. I've been playing chess for 11 years. Now, I'm working as a chess coach, my chess coaching experience counts 3 years. I am working as a chess teacher on great sites like Fiverr and Upwork. I am a Georgian G18 Champion and prize winner many times. I was a member of the Georgian Olympic Team(2018 Batumi Chess Olympiad). I am a winner of many international tournaments. Methodology: My teaching methodology covers every aspect of chess, It will be calculation techniques, basic strategy, and theoretical endgame, opening preparation, puzzles,(which will be customized for your knowledge). I will teach my students "The Golden Rules Of Chess" and how to think correctly in chess. I think I am a friendly teacher, Also an active chess player, and I can very quickly find your weak point in chess and fix it. I love my job and I want to teach you all good chess skills.
Chess · Online games · Strategic planning
Trusted teacher: Hello future students! We will learn everything from the basic rules of chess to the hidden techniques and mental aspects of chess that the best players use to win! You will be able to develop your critical thinking, patience, problem solving and memory. The classes are fun and educational.
Arman - Istanbul, Turkey£12
Trusted teacher: You will learn how to improve fast and get a better understanding of chess, in all 3 parts of the game (opening, middle game and endgame ) I will try to recognize your weaknesses and fix them, you will learn simple and strong openings + new and very important concepts of middle game + basic and fundamental endgames. You will get a personal training program based on your level. My current fide rating is +2000. As a player, I became champion of my country in university students competition, also i have won many tournaments. As a coach, I have 8 years of teaching experience.
Léa - Pointe-Calumet, QC, Canada£12
Trusted teacher: Passionate about the game of chess since my childhood, I ranked in the top 3 of Quebec and Canada (top 1 the last two years that I played) in the categories of my age for several years in a row, until in the under 16 section, where I stopped competing. I now want to pass on my knowledge in this wonderful game. We will start the lessons with the correction of the assignment that I gave in the previous lesson. I will then teach new subject in a dynamic way in order to capture the students' attention! Learning and fun guaranteed!
Trusted teacher: Do you want to improve your chess skills with tailor-made chess lessons from an avid chess lover and tournamet player? Do you want to increase your understanding of the game, become sharp or simply boost that online rating to dazzle friends? Or maybe you want to prepare for tournaments and enter the professional chess field? If you answer yes to any of the question, you're in the right place! Hi, my name is Michał and I am a medicine student and an active chess player. I've played the game since I was 8 years old and I won my first tournament at the age of 10. Since then, I have won dozens of tournaments and progressed my FIDE rating up to 1970. Now, at the age of 21, I am approaching my first (national) title of candidate master, which I hope to achieve soon. My approach to the teaching is very much based on the individual student and his goals. I am of the belief that whatever you want to achieve in chess, you should study all aspects of the game and during our classes we cover many different topics, such as tactical patterns, endgame techniques, positional play, openings, and more. We solve thematic puzzles, analyse the games of chess masters, games of the student, and obviously... play! The lessons take place on lichess.org with video-call and I'm using the account 'TheCoachChampion'. You can check some of my games if you want, just go to the site. A lesson lasts at least one hour but can be longer. Who are my lessons for? Pretty much anybody who shares with me the passion for chess.
Chess is a Game, Art and a Sport. As a chess player you need to understand the core strategy and able to master the art of calculation to outplay your opponents. I have designed this course as a practical guide to learn chess that's specifically made for students of all levels. In this course one can learn the basics, tactics, calculating variations, strategy and other complex nuances which not only helps to play chess better, but to become a strong player.
Hello everyone! My name is Aleksandar Tomić, 25 years old FIDE master from Montenegro. Currently rated 2352, my peak Elo was around 2400. I have all IM norms, I only need a rating to get the title. I was two times champion of Montenegro U21, winner of a few international tournaments, and 3rd in Montenegro in 2021. I want to share my knowledge with you.
"Play the opening like a book, the middlegame like a wizard, and the ending like a machine." Rudolf Spielmann Learn a sport that is also considered art and science, develop the ability to perspective, improve memory, and Strengthen planning and forecasting skills. Here you will learn from the basic moves to intermediate tactical, theoretical, and technical chess concepts.
English · Spanish · Chess
Alexandre - France£29
Trusted teacher: I work as follows: We discuss your expectations, your characteristics, what you think are your weaknesses, your strengths etc. If it is possible, you pass me what you think are your most interesting games, victories or defeats, so that I can better understand your "chess personality", but also come back with you on the critical moments of the parties. In addition to the games, competitions on the internet are a great source of information for me! The objective is that after the first session, I will be able to send you a work plan, a road map that we will follow during our collaboration. Everything we study together, I can put it online or send it to you by email according to your convenience.
Aurelio - Geneva, Switzerland£36
Trusted teacher: FIDE Master of Chess (part of the Swiss National) gives chess courses at all levels and all ages. My goal is to teach you how to play better and improve your concentration with this old game. The course is divided into three parts: A theoretical part where I show you typical tactical topics, then the student solves exercises and finally we play games.
Trusted teacher: Hi, my name is Gabriel. I'm the head coach of the chess team of the National University of Mexico (UNAM) since 2010. I speak fluent English as I lived six years in Oxford, England, when I was a child and I practice it since then. With the UNAM's team I have obtained the following titles: National Women's Championship: 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 National Men's Championship: 2018, 2019 Absolute National Championship: 2018, 2019 Panamerican 2013 in Durango: silver medal I also have extensive experience with players of all ages and levels. Here is a list of the places where I have worked: - UNAM's Children's Chess Program since 2012. - Private schools. - CEDAT School for gifted children. - Private sports and social clubs. - Homeschoolers - Personal chess coach since 2005. My peak rating is 2165 FIDE ELO, which would be equivalent to the USCF National Master level, although really my chess dedication has been focused on teaching. I would love to help you learn chess or improve your game to reach competitive levels. It does not matter your degree of experience, your level of play, or your age. I am attentive to any questions you may have. Greeting and I wish you success!
The lesson is divided into two parts: in the first half of the lesson we study new material, solve problems, train our memory and learn to calculate ahead, and then we play chess for about twenty minutes to consolidate the material covered in practice, after which I set homework. I have the first category in chess. From the advantages: this is the experience of working with children in a private school (I introduced a chess circle before the war, and now I teach online), and I also easily find a language with children, which makes the learning process much easier and more enjoyable.
Trusted teacher: My name is Prince I am coaching for 7+ years. I train students for FIDE chess at state and national level chess tournament. After every class homework and chess notes are given. MY EXPERIENCE: Fide Rated elo 1436 lichess 2300+ Certification in state arbiter and chess in school Silver Medalist at states two times Selected for nationals twice Coaching Fide players and overseas District Gold Medalist Having students Fide and overseas International 8th Position and much more TECHNICAL ASPECTS OF THE CLASSES: > Calling software - Google meet / zoom > Notes shared after each session > Regular homework > Weekly/Monthly assessment Teaching Method I am a dedicated trainer and selective with accepting students. I only accept those who really want to learn and improve and get rating in FIDE chess tournament have a lot of chess knowledge to share, and patience to work with students of all levels. I have taught 100+ students and helped many to reach till international tournaments. FOR BEGINNER I start with notations, queen checkmates, basic rules, opening etc FOR INTERMEDIATE I start with tactical patterns, middlegame positions, endgame positions etc FOR ADVANCED I start with game analysis, master game analysis, advanced tactical patterns etc
Trusted teacher: I am experienced chess tutor from Ukraine. I teach any clients, except professionals, no matter if they are children or adults, the language of instruction is English, Russian and Ukrainian. My rate at lichess.com is 2200, for studying my clients i use lichess.com with teaching studious there and some other chess literature as well as my own knowledge of course. For children and adults i take short breaks during the lesson to show interesting videos. It makes learning more fun and interesting for my pupils.
Elene - Georgia£23
Trusted teacher: Learn the basics: what to look at when playing, how to find logical moves, how to checkmate.. Upgrade your skills, middlegame, endgame, analyze games, strong exercises.. Key endgames, middlegame ideas, pawn structures, mystery of the exchange and more
Chess · Strategic planning
Trusted teacher: I propose to give lessons from beginner level up to 1800 level, for all ages (from 6 or 7 years old) and whatever your goal (beat a friend, his dad or become a competitor) . I have particularly a very good contact with children and teenagers. The idea is to learn without worrying, in complete relaxation. Course schedule: The lessons take place by Skype, via the sharing of my screen (and the diagrams that I select). Sometimes we will have to do some exercises on Liches to make sure that the concepts have been understood. The Internet has the advantage of efficiency, the diagrams being already ready, it even goes faster than live and I could see that this support does not prevent the creation of human links. However, for the students of the Orleans conurbation, I can with great pleasure welcome you to my home. All my lessons are prepared with great care and are truly individualized. On each theme, the lessons are therefore adapted to the level and objectives of the student. Depending on the wishes of the students as well as their strengths and weaknesses, I propose to address the following aspects: - The openings : I make sure that my students have acquired the essential principles of openness (rapid development, takeover of the center, securing the king). Then, after studying the student's play style (rather positional or more attacking), we build, adapt or deepen his repertoire of openings. The idea is as much to understand the spirit of an opening as to know long variants by heart. After learning the theoretical basics, we will see the games played by the best players practicing your favorite openings of my student. - Party backgrounds: It is mainly about building plans. A chess player should think of himself as the general of an army. And no general shows up on the battlefield without a well-established plan, under penalty of stinging defeat! For this, we can also look at the different schemas and attacks of the opponent's weaknesses (weaknesses of the king or weakness of the pawn structure). Beyond the tactical sacrifices immediately winning the game, we may also be led to see when to sacrifice equipment to develop a sustainable initiative. We will also sometimes have to study some recurring pawn structures in the openings made by my students and how to maneuver based on that. - The finals It is sometimes a bit tedious but it is an essential factor of progression. The Russians, who dominated chess for decades, used to start by studying the finals. It is rather what I recommend. This is all the more essential since very often at the end of the game, time is short and fatigue begins to be felt. Knowledge of the most classic final patterns therefore allows you to earn many half points. - Analysis of your games Learning from mistakes is a great way to progress. We will therefore engage in this exercise whenever necessary. - Training plan Often when you want to progress you don't know where to start. I therefore propose an hour or two of lessons devoted to how to maximize the time spent studying chess. - Psychological aspects of the game How to rebound after a defeat? How not to ignite too much after a series of victories? How to manage the pressure of competition? How to manage your time in the different cadences? How to prepare against an adversary that we know and that scares us? Here are some of the questions that this module will answer (non-exhaustive list). Do not hesitate to contact me, I am at your disposal for more information!
Dimitrios - Greece£12
Trusted teacher: Chess is not just a game. It is art. My name is Dimitrios from Athens, Greece and I am a huge chess enthusiast over the past years. It would be my pleasure to guide you through the first steps of your chess journey and share my experience in the beginner's level with you. Contact via Apprentus
Chess · Board games · Strategic planning
Viswambher - The Hague, Netherlands£24
Trusted teacher: The class is for chess enthusiasts. I have been playing chess from the age of six. The main education method followed is learning by doing. Starting from basics of the game, to solving some puzzles, we are going to have a fun ride. If you are a beginner, don't worry, got you covered.
Trusted teacher: learn the basic rules and principles - Rules of the Chess Game - Initial position of the parts - Checkmate (mat tables) - Theory (101 fundamental notions) - Rider movement - How to record chess moves - FEN rating - Chess pieces - The art of playing Pawns - Tactical - History of chess - Learn chess at 4 years old Openings - Coup du Berger - Italian part of the 2 Cavaliers (Traxler) - French Defense Finals - Final tables (Nalimov) - Statistics of the Finals - Some finals to know
Trusted teacher: Efficient teaching, Systematic syllabus, regular homework is focused by me. The practical approach so they can grasp knowledge inefficiently manner. I conduct chess classes from beginner to intermediate level students using practical examples to enhance learning. I give extensive knowledge to my students about the 3 phases of the game-opening, middlegame, and endgame. Many more things like tactics, intuition, positional understanding are also taught in my class.
Chess · Board games · Strategic planning
# Will make you to understand the concept easily. # Tournaments will be conducted on every Saturdays or Sundays. # Students progress will be closely monitored and monthly reports will be sent to their parents. # Friendly and flexible session schedule for one - one session. # Our trainers will trainers will do their maximum to bring our student's best.
Personal training · Sport coaching · Chess
Daniel - United Kingdom£56
Trusted teacher: I specialise in teaching GCSE level Maths Grade 9-1. I have taught in a private school for 7 years with outstanding results each year. I am a former British Chess Champion at U14,15 and 16 Level. I have tutored students in the past to go on to become British Champions.
Math · Chess