GM Anish Giri
The Russian-born Dutch Grandmaster is currently No. 7 on the World Rankings. He achieved the Grandmaster title at the age of 14 years and 7 months, making him the youngest Grandmaster in the world at the time.
GM Judit Polgar
The greatest female chess player of all time. Her fierce attacking style is capable of striking fear into the heart of any opponent, and her victims have included World Champions such as Garry Kasparov, Anatoly Karpov, Boris Spassky and more. The Hungarian chess legend is the Educational Ambassador of the Play Magnus Group.
GM David Howell
3-time British Champion.
IM Jovanka Houska
9-time British Women’s Champion.
Worked as a reporter for the 2016 World Championship match in New York, and also worked on chess broadcasts and as a sports reporter for Norwegian TV channels NRK and TV 2.