Kids are already Kings.
And Queens.

Noble and exciting, discreet but fiery, chess is a unique expression of the human spirit that teaches a child to be a fighter, a thinker, a sage, without stopping to play.

It could be your child’s dream.

It could be your child’s dream.

Wouldn’t it be phenomenal if such, legendary Fischer’s or contemporary Magnus Carlsen’s prodigal talent, awakened in your child?

The Chess

the most noble, subtle and exciting idea that still lasts.

Chess was born in India, where it is believed that chess appeared around 600s BC. However, there are many theories about where chess originated from: China, Russia, India, Central Asia, Pakistan…The game of chess went through many changes, and only in the 19th century, we got the form and the game rules that are known today.

En passant!

Chess asks for one’s time and focus but gives back generously.
Here’s just a quick overview of some benefits.

Chess asks for one’s time and focus but gives back generously. Here’s just a quick overview of some benefits.


Boosted concentration, visualization, imagination and creativity.


Enforced analytical skills,
abstract thinking and intuition.


Chess improves problem solving skills and decision-making abilities, as well as development of cognitive abilities.


Kids get adult treatment and that is part of the “responsibility package” – for each move and the consequences!


Chess is the essence of logical thinking, persistence and perseverance.


Last, but not least the great game reinforces emotional stability.


Founded in 2020 in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, a land of tea and chess, Gagunashvili Chess Academy already won the Matching Grant Program by Georgian Innovation and Technology Agency for a start-up company.

Help the child shine.

Because online is very fine.

Our lecturers are aware of the advantages and disadvantages of distance learning and are able to adapt the lessons to each participant. As grandmasters who have made the 64-field game famous around the world, the teachers at our Academy love working with children from all over the world. Dedicated to the idea that, through chess, a child will first of all develop into a good person and then into a master of the magical game, the Academy’s lecturers have an ear, know how to be pedagogues and choose the right approach.

The Opening
with Kings & Queens

The Opening
Kings & Queens

The founders are the Grandmaster Merab Gagunashvili and his wife, Woman International Master Marija Stojanovic-Gagunashvili, together with their dear friend, multiskilled enterprenuer Ucha Dzimistarishvili.

GM Merab Gagunashvili

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WIM Marija Stojanovic-Gagunashvili

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Ucha Dzimistarishvili

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Yours are the white pieces.
So, E4 and call us for more.