Gary McAdams is a very experienced chess player in Louisville, Kentucky. He has been teaching chess for nearly 10 years. As one of our most active instructors, Gary challenges kids across the city, playing multiple games simultaneously, and he is responsible for around 100 to 150 students per year. We can expect to see Gary at many of the tournaments we run. As an integral part of Chess Performance, Gary ensures that we are able to continue to serve as many schools as possible. Gary is also one of the nicest people you will ever meet within the chess world.

Instructor Gary McAdams

Classroom Management Training


Safe Environment Training


Security Training for Events


Certified US Chess Coach

Trained 3 State Team Champions


Taught over 800 students


9 years teaching experience

Training Credentials

Competition Credentials