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LM Atrophied lichess coach

LM Nikolas Theiss

"A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary." - Thomas Carruthers

Location Maryland, United States
Languages English
Rating 2400 2380 2300 2436 2211
Hourly rate 20 USD (includes homework, notes, and support between lessons)
Availability Accepting students
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IM AstanehChess lichess coach

IM Alex Astaneh Lopez

Methodical and adaptable coaching. Structured monthly program.

Location Cork, Ireland
Languages English, Spanish
Rating FIDE: 2417, 2587 2557 2592 2444 2237
Hourly rate €40 (or €55 for 1.5 hours)
Availability Accepting students
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LM Lance5500 lichess coach

LM Mr Lance

"Chess is like bodybuilding. If you train every day, you stay in top shape. It is the same with your brain – chess is a matter of daily training." - Vladimir Kramnik

Location Online, Russia
Languages English, Russian
Rating 2750 2449 2616 2325 2366
Hourly rate Similar to famous streamers from UK and Ireland.
Availability Accepting students
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CM VNeustroev lichess coach

CM Viktor Neustroev

Experienced chess coach. Specializing in openings and tactics.

Location Novosibirsk, Russia
Languages English, Russian
Rating FIDE: 2211, 1819 2282 2372
Hourly rate $20 per 60 mins (including support between lessons)
Availability Accepting students
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LM JannLee lichess coach

LM Justin Tan

I've thoroughly enjoyed playing crazyhouse for 16 years and my goal is to extend that enjoyment to new players. My YouTube channel can be found here.

Location Sydney, Australia
Languages English
Rating 2854
Availability Not accepting students at the moment
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IM ChessExplained lichess coach

IM Christof Sielecki

Each player is different - so Chess has to be explained in an individual way.

Location Dinslaken, Germany
Languages German and English
Rating FIDE: 2435, 2373 2409 2181 2017
Hourly rate English language 70 USD/hour - please contact me for OTB prices/german lessons
Availability Accepting students
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IM JorgeRosito lichess coach

IM Jorge Rosito

Un buen profesor es quien sabe aprender (Timo Riiho, catedrático finlandés)

Location Mar del Plata, Argentina
Languages español
Rating FIDE: 2354, 2252
Hourly rate 50 dólares
Availability Accepting students
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LM Blitzstream-twitch lichess coach

LM Kevin Bordi

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn

Location Cannes, France
Languages English, French, Russian
Rating 2522 2647 2076 2358 2045
Hourly rate 35$/h
Availability Accepting students
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IM Fins lichess coach

IM John Bartholomew

#TeamScandi

Location St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Languages English
Rating FIDE: 2448, 2532 2499 2495 2129
Availability Not accepting students at the moment
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CM Kingscrusher-YouTube lichess coach

CM Tryfon Gavriel

Learn how to crush kings the Kingscrusher way!

Location London, United Kingdom
Languages English
Rating FIDE: 2170, 2404 2273 2286 2045 1921
Hourly rate 40 US dollars
Availability Not accepting students at the moment
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