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Hello! I am Coach Salimu

I am an International Chess Instructor and I have been playing chess for about 20 years. I quickly found out I would not be able to reach everyone who needs assistance on my own that's why I founded ACL. I hope with ACL and this platform I will be able to be of service to more people. 

I have been a provincial coach for the past 6 years running and I have won gold year in year out with my provincial team, In the past 6 years we have been running ACL we have produced 2 Fide Masters, 4 Candidate Masters, 4 Women Candidate Masters, I have subsequently won WP Coach of the year 2013 and 2016. 

At the end of the day what I have learnt during this period is vast amount of knowledge and training methods which would be useful to others. I aim to share this through the Academy, The Blog ACL Buzz and through my private coaching. I look forward to hearing from you. Reuben M. Salimu