Summer Chess Camp  

At the Dallas Chess Club

200 S Cottonwood Dr Suite C, Richardson, TX 75080

 

Chess campers, from beginning to advanced, receive expert instruction on basic checkmates, tactics, pins, forks, skewers, openings, middle games, endgames and many more strategies that will help them improve their game.

 

A Fide Master will lead the advanced students (ratings 1400+) with Positional Assessment, Opening Preparation and End Game studies.

 

All levels of experience are welcome. Students will be grouped by ability and experience. Friends may request to be in the same group. The course will be taught by experienced chess instructors. All campers will receive a chess set and a trophy. We will have a fun tournament at the end of the week.

 

 

Come join us for a fun week of chess this summer!

 

 Monday – Friday July 29 - Aug 2nd 2019

 Session: Morning 9:00 -12:00 cost $230, Lunch 12:00-1:00, All day 9:00 – 4:00 cost $350,

Afternoon 1:00-4:00 cost $230

 Registration: click to register using paypal

click for mail in registration flyer

 

Register early as space is limited. Make checks payable to: Dallas Chess Club

Online Registration thru July 22

 

Additional information and questions

Contact Barb Swafford info@dallaschess.com or 214-632-9000

 

REGISTRATIONS AFTER JULY 22 ACCEPTED BASED ON AVAILABILITY

 

           For 1/2 day campers, Lessons last an hour and thirty minutes each, with a break in between for practice and snack.

 

Full Day campers Lessons last an hour and thirty minutes each, with a break in between for practice and snack.

          Lunch 12-1:00 pm.  Afternoon lessons last an hour and thirty minutes each, with a break in between for practice

 and snack. Chess ends at 4:00pm.

 

Snacks and juice will be provided at the camp during snack time, however lunch is not. Campers need to bring a lunch    if attending all day. The club has a microwave but bring your own cooler if you need refrigeration.

If your child has specific allergies please let us know.  We purchase snacks that do not contain nut products.

However if your child has an extremely severe allergy of any kind, we recommend they bring their own snacks.

 

Disciplinary Policy   If a disciplinary problem arises within the camp, the camper will receive one warning and a phone call home to their parents.

 

Instructors. We have experienced instructors who teach chess all year in the DFW area. Students may move to a

        different group after the first day of chess.

 

Refunds A full refund minus a $30 service fee is given if cancellation request is received 10 days before camp. After this, refunds will not be given. If a child is sick and is unable to attend the camp, a doctor’s note is required for a refund minus service fee to be given.

 

Aftercare:

Morning hours: 7:30 -9:00 am   

Afternoon hours:  4: 00-5-30 pm  

Cost $75, this will be added to the total fee. After 5:30pm an extra $1 per minute will be charged.

 

Discount Families with two or more campers receive a $30 discount per child

 

Confirmation Within 24 hours of receiving payment, we will send you an email to confirm registration.

 

Come join us for a fun week of chess this summer at the Dallas Chess Club!