Meet Raghavan who is a qualified M.E in Electronics , and also an International Chess rated Player. He is a Unico World Record Holder in Chess. Apart from his regular work he takes Chess coaching classes . He undertakes regular coaching as well as online coaching. He is very keen on nurturing young talented children to help them to reach International levels.
Raghavan by way of service , takes free classes for the under privileged children . And by way of personal interest he coaches children with disabilities. He believes that children with physical disabilities if coached , can keep themselves occupied mentally. He has noticed that these children have an interest , and usually are quick learners for these games. With availability of options for learning online and playing online – the children can make Chess as a field where they can excel and look at making it to International levels too.
With the lockdown in place , he shifted to full time online coaching.
The free coaching he does in his free time, but he makes sure that he does this regularly.
He share a few videos for understanding – coaching a physically challenged boy , and playing with a visually challenged person.
Story updated – 25.10.2020
Tamil Newspaper Dinamani covered the article of Raghavan in the newspaper print dated – 25.10.2020