ImagesBrendyn Estolas


Brendyn Estolas started coaching for BAC in the summer of 2016.

Brendyn comes from a chess background as his grandfather, Ted, owned the Monterey Chess and Darts Center for 37 years. Ted Yudacufski was a National Tournament Director of the United States Chess Federation. In addition to his grandfather being a NTD, his mother also won the U.S. Girls Junior Chess Championship when she was 12.

Brendyn started playing chess at the age of 4 and has reached the rank of chess expert. He has a great passion for teaching chess to others. Coach Brendyn currently goes to school at CSUMB and is pursuing his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.

Coach Brendyn is a great addition to BAC because he is very enthusiastic, kind and open with the kids and has great knowledge of the game.