Course Detail: PCHI304 - VIRTUAL PERSONALIZED CHESS INSTRUCTION w/ Matyas Marek, International Master

Matyas Marek: International Master

Do you have a student looking to grow as a competitive chess player? Are you interested in affordable and personalized instruction? Students in UMBC'S chess development program, Chess Academy, will work one-on-one with an experienced, titled player from the UMBC Chess Team.

Our coaches evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of your student to design a customized course of instruction, focusing on opening, middle-game, and endgame techniques, that will help develop your student as a competitive chess player.

International Master, Matyas Marek is originally from the Czech Republic and is our newest UMBC Chess Team member. He is an International Master who has represented the Czech Republic at various Youth Championships, including the World Youth Chess Championships (Turkey, 2008; UAE, 2013; Greece, 2015; Russia, 2016), World Youth Team Olympiad (China, 2013), European Youth Championship (Georgia, 2015), and European Youth Team Championship (Poland, 2015). He won the Czech Youth Championship in various age categories nine times. Matyas is in his second year at UMBC, studying Bioinformatics.

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Course Resources
Waiver - Release of Liability (PDF) 2023 (PDF Document)
Waiver - Release of Liability 18 and Over (PDF) 2023 (PDF Document)
Waiver - Photo and Video (PDF) 2023 (PDF Document)

 Session Information: 2208YTHPCHI304P101

Schedule: Lessons will be scheduled at a mutually convenient time for student and instructor.
Times: 12:00am-12:00am EST
3 LESSONS : $150.00


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Cancellation Policy: We offer a full refund for any cancellation one week prior to a program’s start. Cancellations made less than 7 days prior to the start date receive a 50% refund. No refund will be offered after a program has started. All communication about cancellations must be received in writing at