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George D.

13 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $100
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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George D.

13 Reviews
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Every student that trains with me learns how to control the cue, strategy development, rule sets, and cue stroke. I have trained many students and take the time out to meet individual needs on a case by case basis. By the time we are done you will be a cut above the competition and a master of the basics of billiards.

About George

I have been playing billiards since I was a teenager. My passion for this game knows no end and I will keep playing until my last breath. In my recent years I have grown to love passing my tips and tricks on to other players and improving the overall climate. I have made it my mission to bring play

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Valentine
George was a great teacher, kind and patient, would definitely recommend him to other beginners like myself.
Jasmine
George is an amazing instructor. I am a beginner and he took his time helping me with my form and made me feel comfortable!
Julia
I highly recommend George as a tutor. He is very patient and encouraging.
Time we spent was very productive and I feel more confident with the cue ball.
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James (JP) R.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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James (JP) R.

12 Reviews
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I have been a PBIA instructor for over 13 years as well as player for 20+ years. I am no magician, I cannot make anyone a better pool player! However, for those that are interested and motivated, I can provide the knowledge, guidance and tools for any player to become their own coach and maximize their skills.

About James (JP)

I can teach you anything from fundamentals like stance, pre-shot routine and stroke mechanics to more advanced concepts such as bank and kick shots, jump shots, combinations, caroms and billiard shots. So no matter if you've never held a pool cue or you're a seasoned veteran, take your game to the

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Charles T.
JP was a wonderful teacher. He was able to pinpoint areas where I needed to improve. He provided practice exercises and carefully walked me through them. JP was easy to learn from. I appreciated his insights and tips for helping me improve. I look forward to practicing and getting better at the game!
Ken B.
JP is patient and knowledgeable. We did family lessons and he was able to teach each of us based on our level of understanding so that we all got something out of it. We will use him again!
Mike
When things click between instructor and student learning becomes a lot easier. I went into my first lesson with an open mind, and I was not disappointed. What JP explained to me had as much to do with his choice of words as it did with the credibility of his statements. We covered a lot of basics which I already knew, but how he explained them was in terms that I hadn't thought about. This prompted me to slow down and put more effort/concentration into each shot.
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Kim "The Dragon" Y.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kim "The Dragon" Y.

2 Reviews
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Advance your skills faster than your skill level can keep up! Whether you're a leisure player looking to make more banks, a league player trying to be more competitive, or an aspiring pro who needs an equally serious coach, I will tailor my teaching style to meet your needs.

About Kim "The Dragon"

Practice doesn't make perfect...perfect practice makes perfect! From stroke mechanics and fundamentals to the diamond system for the trickiest kicks and banks, I want to help you maximize your potential and take your game to the next level!

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Andrew A.
Kim is a real professional, very knowledgeable and patient. His approach to teaching the game is excellent...
Morgan
Had a great first lesson, Kim was able to spot several technique issues and made corrections to help build a more solid foundation.

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James (JP) R.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James (JP) R.

12 Reviews
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Online Billiards Teacher

I have been a PBIA instructor for over 13 years as well as player for 20+ years. I am no magician, I cannot make anyone a better pool player! However, for those that are interested and motivated, I can provide the knowledge, guidance and tools for any player to become their own coach and maximize their skills.

About James (JP)

I can teach you anything from fundamentals like stance, pre-shot routine and stroke mechanics to more advanced concepts such as bank and kick shots, jump shots, combinations, caroms and billiard shots. So no matter if you've never held a pool cue or you're a seasoned veteran, take your game to the

Recent Reviews
Charles T.
JP was a wonderful teacher. He was able to pinpoint areas where I needed to improve. He provided practice exercises and carefully walked me through them. JP was easy to learn from. I appreciated his insights and tips for helping me improve. I look forward to practicing and getting better at the game!
Ken B.
JP is patient and knowledgeable. We did family lessons and he was able to teach each of us based on our level of understanding so that we all got something out of it. We will use him again!
Mike
When things click between instructor and student learning becomes a lot easier. I went into my first lesson with an open mind, and I was not disappointed. What JP explained to me had as much to do with his choice of words as it did with the credibility of his statements. We covered a lot of basics which I already knew, but how he explained them was in terms that I hadn't thought about. This prompted me to slow down and put more effort/concentration into each shot.

Saran E.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Tamil, Spanish, French, IPA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Saran E.

4 Reviews
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• 8+ years of teaching, training, & tutoring experience.
• Tutoring for many undergraduate courses in math/statistics & economics/econometrics, as well as select courses in biology, physics, social sciences, computer science, systems engineering, and other subjects / areas. Select graduate course assistance offered as well.
• Tutoring for GRE/GMAT and SAT/ACT offered with individualized gameplan/schedule.
• Help with high school and middle school curriculum in math, quantitative sciences, social sciences, writing. Help with IB & AP classes and corresponding exams.
• National Merit Scholar & several (10+) AP Tests in High School.

About Saran

EXPERIENCE [Specifics] • 14+ years of experience with teaching, tutoring, training, education settings, instructional design, and L&D (learning and development) across multiple disciplines. • Consulting for L&D (HR) programs and elearning contexts (including multimedia content) for cross

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Alexis
Great tutor. Helped me with GRE preparation, science courses, and admissions process.
Simon
Great tutor and very knowledgeable - helped me with economics and statistics classes and projects.
Viollette
Very knowledgable and professional. Saran is obviously intelligent and makes for a great instructor.
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Rob R.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BS Exceptional Student Education from St. Petersburg College
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Rob R.

27 Reviews
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Online Billiards Teacher

I have played billiards for over 20 years, with success at many levels. I am a certified educator who also enjoys teaching the art of pool. I have helped many players along the way and I am adept at incorporating useful practice techniques to help my students achieve their goals.

About Rob

I am an easy going, knowledgable and creative teacher. I strive to put the students and their personal needs first. I'm very aware that each student/person learns differently and I incorporate various strategies of learning into my lessons. There is a lot of humor and dialogue with my lessons, al

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Amy I.
Celia
Rob is very pleasant and a good coach. I’m motivated to meet my goal.
Alex R.
Rob was really good with my son in taking the time to show him new tips and working on basics. We both learned a lot and his approach was excellent. I would definitely recommends Rob for anyone who wants to get better at pool.

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Average Cost of Billiards Lessons in Valley Cottage, NY

The average cost of 60-minute billiards lessons in Valley Cottage is $110. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $51 and $240 per hour.
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"Rob was great. Very flexible on scheduling, knowledgeable, and engaging. He was able to customize the lessons to my goals and interests. I highly recommend him!"
Gerry
Took Billiards lessons from Rob R.
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"Great 1st lesson. We learned about stroke and hitting the ball slow and fast."
Susan
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"George was a great teacher. He was patient and very informative. He provided me with many helpful tips. Would highly recommend!"
Gina
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"When things click between instructor and student learning becomes a lot easier. I went into my first lesson with an open mind, and I was not disappointed. What JP explained to me had as much to do with his choice of words as it did with the credibility of his statements. We covered a lot of basics which I already knew, but how he explained them was in terms that I hadn't thought about. This prompted me to slow down and put more effort/concentration into each shot."
Mike
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"He is professional and very knowledgeable! He has a gift for teaching."
Sabrina
Took Billiards lessons from Rob R.
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"The great experience started with the first chat, well before the first lesson. I knew this was going to be very good, because he asked several pertinent questions, which let him know my general level. That way, he could already have a plan when we first met. Improvement is already evident after the first lesson. I plan on many more sessions with JP."
Darr
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"Very easy going while teaching you all aspects of Billards. I liked the approach of playing the game while answering questions. Emphasizing repeatability"
Robert
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"James was excellent and very patient. He even offered to send us more information after the lesson was over."
Jesse
Took Billiards lessons from James (JP) R.
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"George was great! Fun guy, smart pool player, good teacher. We had a good time learning from him and definitely came away as better pool players. Would recommend!"
Ryan
Took Billiards lessons from George D.
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"Very good start. We had some technical issues but overcame them fairly quickly. I look forward to future lessons."
Cristina
Took Billiards lessons from Rob R.
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