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"We make high-quality education accessible and nurture all-around development through chess"

ABOUT US

ABCHESS, founded by International Master Berik Akkozov in 2016 as a professional chess school, is now an innovative chess-learning ecosystem that offers all-around education. With live online lessons, an E-Learning platform, and weekly online tournaments, we provide accessible chess education for all ages and levels, from beginners to masters.

We promote critical thinking, problem-solving, and cognitive development, help improve concentration and attention to detail. Our program helps to develop abstract thinking, prediction, and pattern recognition skills that transfer to academic performance and beyond.

Our mission is to make high-quality education accessible and nurture all-around development through chess.
Awarded by FIDE for innovation in online training in 2021

Students trained

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Prize winners

10 000+
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World-class online chess training

FIDE Online Chess Training Award 2021

ACCESSIBLE high-quality chess education

Logic, Critical Thinking and Creativity

Chess improves concentration, logic, memory, reading, problem solving skills, planning, etc.

HIGHLY QUALIFIED COACHES

Our coaches have at least 5 years of tutoring experience.
They keep our students engaged and help them progress fast.

STEP-BY-STEP PROGRAM

Our unique learning program was developed by an International Master with 15+ years of teaching experience

HIGH ENGAGEMENT

Children never get bored thanks to gamification and well-adapted difficulty of the course and its duration.

TIMELINE

2016
Founded in Almaty
2017
3 National champions

10 in-person chess clubs
2018
Issued ABCHESS books

E-learning (Android)
2019
World School Chess Championship 2019 prize winner (x2)

E-Learning platform (iOS)
2020
E-Learning platform (WEB)

Online school launch
2021
FIDE Online Training Award

E-learning analytics (back-office)
2022
Interactive group lessons (AB-Class)
2023
World School Chess Championship 2023 prize winner

TIMELINE

2016
Founded in Almaty
2017
3 National champions

10 in-person chess clubs
2018
Issued ABCHESS books

E-learning (Android)
2019
World School Chess Championship 2019 prize winners (x2)

E-Learning platform (iOS)
2020
E-Learning platform (WEB)

Online school launch
2021
FIDE Online Training Award

Teacher’s back-office
2022
Interactive group lessons (AB-Class)
2023
World School Chess Championship 2023 prize winner

OUR TEAM

BERIK AKKOZOV
CEO, founder,
International Master

"We are an innovative chess school dedicated to releasing each student's versatile potential, both on the chessboard and in personal development."

KANAT SHARIPOV
CEO, co-founder

"I see chess as a great tool or rather platform for the development of skills that are so important nowadays: long-term vision, focus, and strategic thinking. Our goal is to make it accessible for everyone."

ZHANSULU AKKOZOVA
COO

"ABCHESS was founded with the intention of conveying essential chess knowledge. The school has been expanding in size and developing technologically over the years, but high-quality instruction remains its fundamental principle."

DAULET ABDIMURAT
CMO

"I noticed one interesting thing - children who play chess comprehend and process information much faster than others. I believe this is a crucial skill for a modern person, in the age of a large flow of information. That's what makes chess so great."

ADELINA BEISEN
Business Development Director

"ABCHESS is a unique school that combines training with a coach and self-learning simultaneously. That makes it high-quality and fascinating in terms of comprehensive education standards. We consistently work towards providing the best learning environment and conditions for our students."

ASSEL ABDULDINA
Client Success Manager

"People choose ABCHESS because we provide quality education, we track our learners’ progress via our E-learning platform, we offer discounts for referring us, we work online and are ready to respond 24/7, and we teach online so they stay home and learn a new hobby, friendly client managers, coaches encourage kids to play chess and make them love chess."

NURBAKHYT KOYASH
Data analyst
"By choosing ABCHESS, client chooses a school that keeps it up to date, and uses IT technologies in education, while maintaining the best traditions of the classical chess school system."
TOLKYNAI SEIDAKHMET
Client Manager
"Our goal is to provide the best efficient and affordable instruction to each of our students. It is about ensuring that our school's students enjoy their learning experience."
MADINA NURGALI
Client Manager
"We recognize and appreciate that each child is an individual with distinct characteristics and talents.
We attempt to create a passion for chess in our kids and motivate them to attain the greatest levels in the game."
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