Online Chess Academy

We offer high quality chess lessons

The Lessons

All you need is a webcam, a microphone, and Skype. We use a chess software, sharing the screen with the student.

  • From the basic rules to professional tournament training
  • Lessons adapted to the strength and goals of the student
  • In depth analysis of the student games
  • Training games with different time controls
  • Puzzles of all kinds (pattern recognition, tactics, positional play, practical and theoretical endgames, openings, defense, artistic studies and more)
  • Permanent follow up and communication with the tutor
  • Classical and modern games examination
  • General insight over psychological, cultural, artistic and technical aspects of chess
  • Material after each lesson: explanations, databases, books, puzzles, games videos, and a little bit of chess humor!

Free First Lesson

You can take a free lesson of 30 minutes.
The coach will help you asses your level through a series of puzzles and thereby
indicate which topics should be seen in the following lessons. Besides, you will have
the opportunity to check the lesson dynamic.

Price and Payments

Purchase your lesson can be done by credit card, debit card, or your PayPal account at PayPal's website.

Hour Packs

  • 1 Hour 30 USD
  • 4 Hour 108 USD (10% discount)
  • 6 Hour 158 USD (12% discount)
In the case a student wants to cancel/reschedule a session, should inform the coach at least 24 hours in advance.

Book a Lesson

Hour Packs

The tutor

Matías Ianovsky

Founder and owner of Reyes y Peones Chess Academy in Argentina
FIDE Trainer (FT)
School Instructor (FIDE)
Chess Instructor (FEDA)
Certified coach on
Certified coach on Lichess
Former argentinian Champion and Subchampion under 16 and 18
Argentina representative in Pan American and World Youth Chess Championships
16 years of experience as coach at chess clubs, schools, cultural centers and online.
Political scientist and Journalist


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