This website is run by National Master of Chess, Shawn Pealer.
Shawn offers private and/or group Chess Lessons for all ages and strengths (ideally, up to a 2000 rating).
Shawn also runs chess tournaments as a USCF Certified Tournament Director.
Shawn ran two chess camps at UNCC and will be running two more this year.
Shawn teaches chess at many area schools (Elementary to High School) for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Chess Association.
The Charlotte Chess Network was founded to promote chess. As such, we consider all who promote chess to be our partners and allies. Please check out our links page. There you will find information about other fine Charlotte area chess clubs, tournaments, lessons, camps and much more.