• “THANK YOU so much for all your help with Arissa. This is beyond what we expected going into Western States with only…”

    Shey and Rommel, parents of Arissa Torres, USA, 8 years old

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  • John specializes in coaching students under 1400 rating & children with special needs. He has coached over 400 students in California alone.

    John Marble, IChessU Coach

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Why study at IchessU?

Save Time & Money

Chess lessons can get expensive, but not at IchessU!

Stop spending your time and money driving to/from your class. Enjoy affordable chess lessons from the comfort of your own home.

Proven Success

IChessU’s teachers have taught the game of chess to hundreds of children and adults, many of whom have gone on to win major chess tournaments.

Better Way to Learn

Setting and analyzing positions on a chess board is a snap when it’s done online.

Spend more time learning and less time moving around chess pieces.

The Online Chess School

IchessU is much more than a regular online internet chess club. We are a community of people brought together by the joy of the game. So we try to show you how your life can benefit from chess. It does not matter if you are a child or an adult, if you want to learn chess rules or improve your tactical skills – we will fit a program precisely to your needs.

Online Chess News

“When you see a good move, wait – look for a better one” - Emanuel Lasker, 2nd World Chess Champion

The chess game is divided, due to different chess strategic and tactical patterns, into three phases: the chess opening, the middlegame and the endgame. Read more…


Chess is not a casino

Today, chess is popular not less than online poker, played by millions of people worldwide. Chess teaches you setting a goal, develop plan and strive to accomplish it. You develop chess strategy to overcome the obstacles on your way there. At IchessU you can download software for learning chess, in comparison to the poker with no download

New users can start with a 45 minute lesson for only $10