Sergey Vladimirovich Ivanov - Soviet and Russian chess player, international grandmaster since 1995, lead coach, engineer. The maximum rating is 2574. The current rating is 2462. Mom taught Sergei to play chess when he was six years old. Pupil of the chess school of the Leningrad Palace of Pioneers. He studied under the guidance of Sergei Khavsky. Graduated from the Kalinin Polytechnic Institute. Master of Sports of the USSR since 1981. He took part in many championships in Leningrad. In 1991, 1992 and 1994 he became the champion of the city. He played for the Plastpolymer team many times. In 1995 he received the title of grandmaster. Winner of international tournaments in Ploiesti in 1980, Stockholm in 1999 and 2000 and the Chigorin memorial in St. Petersburg in 2004. Four-time champion of Sweden, seven-time champion of Poland. He took part in the matches Leningrad - Moscow. He is known as the author of a number of books and publications on chess. Chairman of the Coaching Council of the St. Petersburg Chess Federation. Contact information where you can send your application for training at the Sergey Ivanov's master classes are held every week. You can join through: [email protected], Promo code: CHESSMASTER.