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IM David Miedema

Let's have fun and learn a lot

LocationEindhoven Netherlands
RatingFIDE: 238023942414
Hourly rateFree cheat sheet
AvailabilityAccepting students

About me

I am David, 30 years old, and I am currently living in Amsterdam, Europe. Later: North America
IMPORTANT, if you would like to have my free Cheat sheet on positional chess. Then do not hesitate to send me a personal message introducing yourself and why you like chess!

CURRENT MISSION: Finishing my series on the French defense for Thinkers Publishing.
JOB: Chess Teacher/Player
Inventor of YOLO-chess

Playing experience

Member of DSK Düsseldorf.
1 GM Norm in Germany's biggest open tournament in 2010, which I won.
6th of NETHERLANDS in 2009, there I got the IM title.

Teaching experience

Chesstrainer A Diploma (NED).
Teaching since my twelfth winter

I am teaching students and lecturing clubs in Norway, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands and Belgium.
In general they like my happy attitude :-)

Other experiences

If you believe my rates are too much, you can get lessons from one of my students for as low as €10 per hour.
Let's get to know each other a bit and see how we can help you.

Best skills

Expert fields:
The French defense Winawer variation.
The French defense other
Positional chess/Endgames

Buy my latest publication here!

Teaching methodology

Customized plans, every student likes something differently about chess. I will try to turn that into valuable lessons. With someone who likes openings it is best to focus on openings.