PHILIP BLUMIN

CHESS INSTRUCTOR 

Philip has been playing chess for over 14 years and has been a teacher at ICA since 2016. He was a member of the Bergen County Academies chess team during high school, and during that time, his team won first place at states two times. 

He loves endgames and tactical games. Philip strives to keep a fun atmosphere while teaching, often making jokes and giving fun in-class problems.