Proudly presenting grandmaster
S L Narayanan as our brand ambassador.
Adding more charm to our venture, we are beyond honoured to introduce Grandmaster S L Narayanan as our brand ambassador. He is the 41st Grandmaster of India, a silver medalist in the Commonwealth Games and an Indian Team Member for the World Chess Olympiad.
He was formerly ranked 4th nationally and 73rd globally. The syllabus for Eight Times Eight workbook has been curated by him. We hope this relationship leads to the fruition of young chess prodigies and a bright future for our country.
What We Offer
Your child can now become a champion in Chess from anywhere in the world! We offer interactive chess lessons online for aspiring, talented and deserving students. Our programmes will support your child’s improvement with structured activities designed by grandmasters.
Through our activities, we enhance our students’ ability to face challenges and also generate optimism. Our online chess classes include various activities that not only improve their skills to play Chess but also help them boost their overall confidence.
Benefits of Chess
Your child will become globally sensible with an international perspective in Chess and in other key factors of life.
What makes us special
Personalized attention and small batches of 4-6 students
Global chess network
Founders with individual experience of 15+ years
Number of Countries
What Students Say
Thank you 8 times 8 academy for changing "I don't like chess" to " I have chess class at 7"
Age - 9, India
8 times 8 academy has tremendously helped me develop and strengthen my chess skills.
Age - 15, New York
He just knew a little about chess when he joined eight times eight but now he has gained lot of knowledge about chess and was also able to learn different techniques which has definitely helped him a lot. He has also developed a passion for chess and was also able to win many matches he have participated. The classes are very interesting and easy to understand.
Age - 9, India
Chandrabala has developed her chess skills tremendously with your guidance and is enjoying every minute of the training . The classes are adapted to the child's learning style and learning requirements.
Age - 8 , Kuwait
Wonderfully practical oriented classes!
Age - 8, Riyadh
His interest in playing chess improved very much after joining the Chess Academy.
Age - 8, Doha
My son is very very happy to learn chess and he is learning more skills, he is able to memorize many things very faster now. I don't have to remind him about the class schedule. Even I use to be in his class. Thanks to 8X8.
Age - 8, India
Ishanvi is enjoying the classes & she has improved a lot. Learning Chess has also helped to improve her concentration & patience level.
Age - 9, India
Today I had my Edinburgh Junior Chess trials. I came top 3 out of 60 people.
Age - 7, England
I am Aagney, and I am 11 years old, I live in Florida. My experience in chess has changed all throughout the days I have been practicing with Eight times Eight chess academy. have successfully completed the first session and mV current rating in lichess is 1243. Thank you so much coaches for all the support.
Age - 11, Florida
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How do I teach my child to play Chess?
What is a good age to start learning chess ?
What are the advantages of learning chess online?
Do you offer trial classes?
1. For you to get an idea of how our classes will be.
2. For us to get an idea of how much understanding your child has about the game so that we can prepare the plan of action accordingly.