Know Your Coach

Aspire Chess Center: Coach Profiles.

 Arun J

Arun is a chess player, teacher, and writer based in his native Pondicherry. He was shaped by experiences in different fields and has worked in chess-related freelancing projects from across the globe. His highest FIDE rating is 2129 and has represented India twice in international-level events. He believes in Chess classes being fun, in systematic training, a learning culture/environment that nurtures curiosity and experimentation.

Published works:

  • Ideas to help your child discover the joy of chess – On Chessbase.com and Chessbase.in
  • Used to be a team member at Chessity, where I blogged regularly. It can be found here.
  • Ghost Pieces Android app – Android 


2. Oh, could that you?

If you are passionate about teaching Chess, love working in a culture that loves fun and constant experimentation, driven by values and vision, then head to our contact page and we will get back to you. We are looking for active team members  and playing partners for our planned weekend playing session.