Our Coaches: Sharath Elumalai



Sharath Elumalai

Offering a wealth of Knowledge in the game of chess and implementing those critical thinking skills in the academic scene and over the boards.

18 years of Playing and 12 Years of Coaching Chess.
Previously Coached at: Viyugam Chess Academy

  • Represented India in Sitges Chess Festival – Spain 2016 and won 4th Place in U1800 to 1700 rating Category.
  • Represented India in Lorca Murcia Chess Festival – Spain 2016
  • Commonwealth Chess Championship-2008.
  • Asian junior chess championship-2008.
  • Chennai open chess championship-2008,2009,2014.
  • National School Games Silver medalist (u-17 boys)-2007.
  • Represented University of Madras for four consecutive years in South Zone.
  • Captained University of Madras to All India chess championship in 2012-2013.
  • Got four Form-3 Certificates and one Form-4 certificate.
  • Adyar International fide rating chess tournament 7th Place
  • Winner A-zone and Interzone (Loyola college team)-2010, 2011, 2012,2013.
  • Bertram Tournament Silver Medalist – 2012

About us

Ignited Mind offers the best experience for your kids to learn chess wherever they may be.

Our Working Hours

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
    6PM - 8.30PM
  • Wednesday
    6PM - 8.30PM
  • Thursday
    6PM - 8.30PM
  • Friday
    6PM - 8.30PM
  • Saturday
    6PM - 8.30PM
  • Sunday
    11AM - 1PM

Contact Us

Kolathur Branch
4/9, 4th Main Rd, Thirupathi Nagar, Kolathur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600099

Periyar Nagar Branch
Little Einstein Play School, 600, No.6/1-14,Subramania Nagar,I st street,(Next to Anjugam Nagar Ration Shop), Kolathur, 099, 18th St, Kolathur, Chennai 600082