Marketplace Profile – Kevin Bachler

Name: Kevin L. Bachler
Phone: 847.430.6798
USChess/FIDE Rating: USCF: 2200   FIDE: 2350
Areas Served: Near Northwest/Near Northwest suburbs


Hello my name is Kevin L. Bachler. I offer training services through Caveman Chess. Among my many achievements some highlights that stand out are the following; National Master, Original Life Master, and Life Master. I am also a Level V rated professional chess coach as well as an FIDE Master and Trainer. Additionally, I am a USCF Senior Director and FIDE National Arbiter.

1 school, select groups of individual students, have been a highly successful chess coach on a national level for 37 years. Experienced with group/classroom instruction, I have run some of the most prestigious chess camps in the country in addition to teaching in schools.

Besides being a FIDE Trainer and US Chess PCC, I have been an ICCA Coach of the Year, have coached several state and national championship teams. References can be found [Here]



Rates and payment methods vary, and I try to be accommodating to situations that might particularly benefit from my expertise where there are highly dedicated students. For more information see Lessons and Lectures