Chess CV

 

Chess Achievements in Date Order:

 

  • Currently working on developing MasterChess.TV incorporating latest FIDE Teaching methods and materials and video content.
  • ECF Academy Director of Chess Homework
  • Currently have 2806 Blitz Rating at Chess24.com October 2017
  • Passed Fide Trainer Seminar lead by Adrian Mihalsison in Romania
  • Winner of top UK Congress Blackpool 2017
  • England international Team Chess Coach 2016 – 2018
  • Coach and currently Coach the winner of 2017 Gibraltar Junior International U12 Girl Abbey Weersing
  • Coached 3 British Champions in 2017 – Viktor Stoyanov u14  Zoha Ashraf u8              Shlok Verma u8
  • Coach 1-1 via Skype - many of the top juniors in England in 2016 - 2017
  • Creator of chess training questions for Empire Chess / ichess http://www.uscfsales.com/chess-dvds/chess-strategy-dvds/gm-strategy-for-club-players-empire-chess-damian-lemos.html
  • Coached and mentored the best Under 14 Junior in England James Moreby

ECF Academy Coach 2015/2018 – Delivering the original FIDE Training Syllabus under mentorship from FST IM Andrew Martin

 

  • 2012-2014 Chess Puzzle Creator / Online worker for OnlineChessLessons.net
  • Winner of 153 UK Chess Opens
  • Chess Promoter, Organiser and Arbiter.
  • Created ‘The FIDE Master Training Course’ [Dendrite Chess Publishing 2014] Also see end of this document which shows all Sniper learning materials I have created and which form the Fide Master Training Course 2014
  • Created a Download Server and Chess training materials repository involving Chess Videos, Chessbase materials, Sniper books and pdf’s centralised through two sites CharlieChess.com and www.GrandmasterVideoCourse.com
  • School Chess Coach Kings school Tynemouth (Woodard Corporation) 2000-2012
  • Published Chess Author: The Sniper [ Everyman Chess 2011]
  • Skype Online Chess Teacher £40 per Hour 1-1 or 1-Many

  • England Olympiad Chess Coach 2009/10
  • Vendor at www.Chessclub.com
  • London Chess Classic Coach 2009
  • Civil Service National Champion 1991
  • Fide Master (F.M.) acquired 2009.
  • British Championship 5 minute Champion 1998
  • Scottish Lightning Champion 2001
  • English Chess Federation Rapidplay Champion 2007/08
  • County Titles Won: 35
  • International Master Norms (1) ECF Great Yarmouth. + (1) 4NCL 1996
  • ECF Player of the Tournament 2007.
  • Business Plan created for CharlieChess Ltd 2009
  • Built a Chess Education System using Java programming language.
  • Northumberland Chess 2012 Champion 7/7 all with The White or Black Sniper!

Chess Organising:

  • Currently run Sunday FIDE Blitz in Morpeth Northumberland 2017 / 2018
  • North East Junior Chess Clubs 2009/10
  • Pioneered Internet Games relayed Live across The Internet 1997/98
  • HolyCity GrandMaster events 1 and 2.
  • Organiser of ‘Mortimer festival of Chess’ 1997 (1 month long)
  • ChessBoxing Master of Ceremonies - Boston Academy, London 2009

 

Chess Teaching:

  • FIDE Trainer Seminar completed and passed. Confirmed November 2017
  • England Team Coach U 18  2017 – Romania – European Youth
  • England Team Coach U 18  2017– Wales - Glorney Cup
  • England Team Coach U18  2017 – Montenegro European Schools
  • Coached 3 British Chess Champions at the 2017 British Championships!
  • England Team Coach  Under 18 2016 – Prague European Youth
  • School Chess Coach Brunton Primary 2015 - 2018
  • Fully Qualified Computer Science Teacher
  • DBS Checked – Online Service registered
  • England u16 Coach Manager & ECF Approved Coach
  • 1st Aid for Work
  • Child Protection Module Completed.
  • School Chess Coach Mortimer Primary and High School 1994 - 1996
  • School Chess Coach Hotspur Primary 2004
  • School Chess Coach Moorside Primary 2005
  • School Chess Coach Kings school Tynemouth (Woodard corporation) 2000-2012
  • School Chess Coach Astley High School 2006-2008
  • School Chess Coach Cramlington high School 2008 - 2011
  • School Chess Coach Delaval Middle School Blyth 2009
  • Private Students (1-1) or (1-2) 12 in total. (Children and Adults.)

Chess Books Written:

  • 2005, The National Chess Syllabus featuring 'The Bandana Exam System. (Trafford)
  • 2009 The National Chess Syllabus Chess Openings for aspiring Black Bandana Students.
  • January 2011 - The Sniper. (EverymanChess)
  • 2014 The White Sniper [Foxy DVD]
  • Chessbase Sniper – Due October 2017

 

Chess Master Qualifications:

  • Fide Trainer 2017 (Romania)
  • Official FIDE Chess Master
  • International Chess Organiser ( 2 norms)
  • International Master Norms (1) ECF Great Yarmouth 2007. (1) 4NCL 1997
  • World Childrens Chess Academy Trustee.