"Welcome to Tiger Lilov's Chess School!


Wish you could stand a chance against a Chess Expert? ... a FIDE Master?  ... an International Master? If so, you've come to the right place! Visit the Chess Training Page to learn more about my famous personalized chess training program that has helped many achieve what they really wanted in chess!"


Check our new flexible method of teaching that allows each of our students to receive the most important skills they need for the moment to excel in tournaments and casual games, while correctly improving their chess. We believe chess is a good way for anyone to strengthen their character, learn how to make important decisions for limited time, or just have a lot of fun. We welcome you to be our student!

free_training We prepare a free personalized chess training program which serves as the main guide for us on how and what to teach this student at any given point, so that s/he improves visibly and steadily over the course of our training. This personalized training program is based on my student’s chess background, sample games, strengths and weaknesses, as well as style and level of play.


While our students work on their personalized training programs with us, they are entitled and often swarmed with a number of free services and complementary training materials we are always happy to provide for free. When we teach a student that aspires to improve and does so much to achieve their dream of becoming a master, we want to help them get closer to their goal faster.


Becoming a student of Tiger Lilov’s Chess School will bring you:






  • Free Personalized Chess Training Programs for anyone interested in training with us.
  • Free Recent Games Reviews and Analyses via e-mail.
  • Free Complementary Training Materials to each of our regular students depending on their training program needs and objectives.
  • Free 24/7 Online for anyone having questions on their chess training and practice.


Here is only a short list of the most common topics we cover in our lessons:






  • Building (or Improving) a Complete Opening Repertoire for White and Black.
  • Improving Planning and Evaluation Skills for Better Middlegame Play.
  • Understanding Strategy and Developing a Positional "Sense".
  • Improving Tactical Vision and Calculation Ability.
  • Understanding Theoretical and Practical Endgames.

Apr 8, 2017 Mikhail Tal’s Attacking Genius

thumb22Let's take a look at one of the big moments in the development of any chess player: choosing a style. Perhaps the best way to do this is to analyze the games of famous players and see which ones you like best. To help you with this, I am going to demonstrate you great examples by Mikhail Tal. Read more ...

Apr 1, 2017 Master the Middlegame!

thumb22This might come as a shock but… small mistakes in the middlegame cause around 82% of your losses. It's true. In one game you’ll miscalculate, while in others you “accidentally” exchange the wrong piece, getting a lost position but regardless…these are all bad middlegame decisions. Read more ...

Mar 11, 2017 The Shankland Method

thumb22Today, I am going to show you how to use GM Sam Shankland’s innovative approach to dynamic chess in your own games! Having just won 2 gold medals at the Chess Olympiad, Sam Shankland’s star is on the rise and his incredible new course is going to help a lot of players dominate their games. Read more ...

Feb 25, 2017 How to Play Dynamic Chess Sacrifices!

thumb22This week, I am going to reveal some of the secrets of dynamic chess sacrifices in a 1 hour webinar covering the new revelations contained in The Lenderman Method. It is all about dynamic chess, giving up material for some other advantage like piece activity or a big gain in time. Read more ...

Feb 18, 2017 Understanding the Chess Openings

thumb22Openings are one of the most studied areas of chess with many players spending countless hours memorizing lines and cramming their overloaded brains – only to jump ship for a new opening a few short months later. Thankfully, I am here to make sure you don’t get caught in this trap! Read more ...