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Girls Chess Summer Camp

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Chess Summer Camps are the perfect way to introduce the game of chess to new students, deepen understanding of the game for established players, or offer intensive instruction for aspiring chess masters.

Chess Summer Camps are the perfect way to introduce the game of chess to new students, deepen understanding of the game for established players, or offer intensive instruction for aspiring chess masters. This camp will be taught by the 2018 U.S. Women's Chess Champion, IM Nazi Paikidze. She will provide the girls with daily lessons, puzzles, and play to help guide them through each session.

Instruction offers a solid basic foundation, emphasizing the fundamental skills needed to begin a lifetime of learning in chess, including:

  • Proper piece and board set-up
  • Algebraic Notation (Chess Language)
  • Basic Principles of Play 

Grandmasters then provide expert instruction building on these skills and covering more advanced ideas, including:

  • Tactics
  • Strategy
  • Middlegame Planning
  • Endgame Technique

Each camp provides opportunities to practice these skills in a variety of activities and workshops with classmates under the observation of a Grandmaster and experienced Chess Instructors from the Chess Club.

 

TIMES

  • All day: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • AM Only: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • PM Only: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

FEES

  • All day: $400
  • Half day: $225

AGES

6-14

FOOD

The CCSCSL will provide light snacks (including beverage) during scheduled snack times. Students should bring their own sack lunch. 

For more information, visit saintlouischessclub.org

July 30th, 2018 9:00 AM   through   August 3rd, 2018 4:00 PM
Saint Louis Chess Club
4657 Maryland Ave.
Saint Louis, MO 63108
United States
Phone: (314) 361-2437
Email:
Summer Camp Fee
All Day $ 400.00
AM $ 225.00
PM $ 225.00