• “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 lessons from the comfort of your own home.

Proven Success

IChessU’s teachers have taught the game to hundreds of children and adults, many of whom have gone on to win major tournaments.
2018 National Junior Chess Congress

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 the pieces.

The Online School

IchessU is much more than a regular online internet 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 it. It does not matter if you are a child or an adult, if you want to learn rules or improve your tactical skills – we will fit a program precisely to your needs.

Online News

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

The game is divided, due to different strategic and tactical patterns, into three phases: the 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. Unlike casino, chess teaches you setting a goal, developing a plan and striving to accomplish it. The chess strategy is essential to overcome the obstacles on your way. Unlike poker with no download, IchessU provides a web platform for learning chess…

Special offer for new members: your first chess assessment lesson at no charge