CHESS MATES, Chess school and Club
Offering Chess Lessons and Chess Tournaments in New Jersey
Chess Mates is a dedicated chess school and club. Our students and chess tournament players come from all of New Jersey and New York. Tournaments are open to members of the club and non-members.
We welcome new students to our chess academy programs and offer lessons to all ages and skill levels. You can enjoy casual play along with membership benefits and expert instruction. Training is available in a classroom setting or one-on-one. We also run chess camps during the summer and school breaks.
If you are just learning to play chess or are looking to advance your skill level, we welcome you!
International Grandmaster Leonid Yudasin and Chess Mates' owner Arthur Macaspac are available for lessons and to mentor you.
National Master Arthur Macaspac
Grandmaster Leonid Yudasin
Grandmaster Michael Rohde
Chess Mates is conveniently located in the Union County, NJ community of Rahway, near Clark, Linden, Westfield, Cranford, Woodbridge, and Edison. The school is near the Rahway Train Station
(just a 2-minute walk away!), which is served by NJ Transit's Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast lines. NJ Transit Bus Route #48 service is also just 1 block away.