Student Registration


City, Country

If you wish, you may upload a photograph - it's always nice to know what my students look like.

Choose the range in which your current FIDE Elo falls. If you do not have one, an estimation is fine. If you have no idea, choose "I don't know"

Please select which service is of most interest to you. If unsure, choose "I don't know".

Sample games

If you have an account on, ICC, or, select the website and add your nickname in the fields below and Valeri will be able to look it up and review your most recent games played online. You can also upload a sample file if you prefer.

Please, enter your recent games in PGN format below.

If you don’t have any game files (PGNs, etc.), please click here for a step-by-step guide on how to create a game file by entering the moves of your game online.

Please describe your chess experience, what motivates you to study chess, and what your goals - if any - you may have set for yourself.

This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
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