Steven Bellisario is offering affordable PRIVATE chess lessons. Steven schedules these not during regular club meetings, but at separate times arranged by agreement. He teaches adults and young people interested in learning or improving their chess.
Steven volunteers weekly at Euper Lane Elementary School in Fort Smith, and has been since spring of last year. He works with their chess club during their weekly lunch meetings.
Personally, Steven has progress in 2016 from an unrated player entering his first USCF rated event, to earning the Arkansas spot as the AR representative in the Denker Tournament of High School Champions in April. Currently rated at 1777, and climbing, he finds himself in the top 12 of the state.
Surprising recent competitors earned him the biggest Upset prize at the 2016 state championship last August, and besting two Masters in fall tournaments in Arkansas and Oklahoma has contributed to the ratings jump.
Your lessons will benefit you while also helping Steven pursue is dreams of travel to competitive chess tournaments in 2017.
Text or call Steven directly at 479-420-1949 to arrange a lesson for yourself or a student you wish to invest in. In addition to his chess skills, Steven is also a young person of character you will feel comfortable having mentor you or a student you care about.