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Hi there I'm Adam, a professional chess coach who has been lucky enough to work at Woodbridge School in beautiful Suffolk, England for the last 15 years.  

It's a wonderful place with a warm, holistic approach to top quality all round education of young people. The school excels and offers scholarships not only in chess, but in music, drama, sport and art as well and there is a fabulous boarding house. You can find out more about the school and what it offers at

I have also worked on many youth coaching trips, including the head of delegation for England at the World U16 Olympiad in Chongqing, China 2013 and Mersin 2008. World youth coach for England Vung Tau, Vietnam 2008, Belfort 2005, Halkidiki 2003. European Youth coach for England Prague 2016. 

FIDE trainer (April 2016), ECF academy coach. 

Playing career- World Youth U12 =7th (1992), British U14 champion (1991), British U18 champion (1995), British Chess Championships 3rd= (2011)

2 Grandmaster Norms, 2004, 2011 and a peak ELO rating of 2466. 

Author. 'Chess Strategy Move by Move', Everyman Chess 

I am always looking for exciting opportunities to work with chess, whatever it may be. Do get in touch if you know of any opportunities or you want to know more about chess at Woodbridge, especially if you are interested in studying here.