Yuri Loves to Play Chess and Travel the World

Yuri Loves to Play Chess and Travel the World

What makes your family unique from other families you know?

We are very involved in many fitness and chess-related events in Doha, Qatar. My mother is a Zumba and Pound fitness instructor while my father is an active chess player and is well known in Doha. Thanks to them, my brother and I have been influenced to participate in similar activities that broaden our experiences.

What is an average homeschooling day with Seton like for you?

A typical homeschooling day is fun and gives me the chance to learn more things at my own pace.

What’s something you have done that you really enjoyed doing?

I have played competitively in numerous chess contests. Due to Seton’s flexibility, I was able to participate in tournaments all over the world. Seton’s flexible schedule has also allowed me to dive into creative endeavors.

What are your hobbies and interests?

I love playing chess and doing anything new and creative.

What are some things you do as a family and on your own that you particularly enjoy?

I enjoy traveling with my family, exploring the world, and learning interesting facts along the way.

What do you hope to do in the future?

I hope to become a successful architect, while also being able to continue doing my hobbies.