IM Mika Karttunen's Chess Courses

About IM Mika Karttunen

 IM Mika Karttunen

IM Mika Karttunen is a Finnish International Master with a peak Elo rating of 2485 and I one GM-norm. Mika is a 7-times Finnish chess champion and 12-times Finnish blitz champion. He has written two books and filmed over one hundred chess videos for his students. IM Karttunen has represented Finland in many international team events since 2000: Olympiad 2000-2018, European team championship 2003-2017, Euro Cup (13 times). Mika faced many 2700+ rated players and achieved 9 draws in 23 battles. IM Mika Karttunen is also a full-time coach. His students have won multiple Finish Chess Championships in different age groups, obtained bronze in Nordic Championship, and gold in European Blitz Championship.