Grandmaster and FIDE certified trainer (FT). I offer chess lessons and coaching to those serious about improving their game (minimum 1300 ELO FIDE, minimum 10 years old). I have 11 years of coaching experience (6 in USA, 3 in Croatia, 2 in Dubai, UAE).
Some of my students are: IM Jadranko Plenca (2017 European U18 runner-up), FM Dante Beukes (2017 African U13 Champion and Namibian champion), Salem Ahmed Salem (2016 UAE U14 runner-up).
Fees are: $50 per hour (10% discount for 10 lessons). If interested, contact me at: [email protected]
Top competitive achievements: 4th place in World Youth U16 in 2002; winner of international tournaments: SPICE Spring 2011, Zupanja 2011, Mediteran 2011, Split 2013, Castelfranco 2014, Mitropa Cup team 1st place with Croatia in 2004, 2013 and 2017, USCL team 1st place in 2007 and 2008 with Dallas Destiny
Random notes: I am a big NBA fan; my favorite football club is Real Madrid; I also hold MS Finance degree from Texas Tech University