Dragomir Zarev Chess Rising Stars

Dragomir Zarev


Drago is an experienced teacher and chess player with a peak ECF rating of 1927. He plays competitive chess for Barclays Bank in the City Chess Association League.

Drago taught chess to classes of over 15 University students whilst he was completing his Bachelor’s degree. After graduating, he taught groups of primary and secondary school students at the Coventry Chess Academy.


“Drago is such a good tutor. He always prepares well and his class is very interesting. My son made very good progress and I hope for my son to have the opportunity to work with him again.” Susie, London