Glenwood Chess Club 


Scholastic Chess Boot Camp

  • August 03, 2015
  • 8:00 AM
  • August 14, 2015
  • 1:00 PM
  • The Forest Field House 325 East Center Avenue Glenwood, Il 60525


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High School Chess Boot Camp

For Advanced Junior High and High School Students

This is a camp for students who wish to improve tournament play especially at the state tournaments at Peoria and Bloomington.  This is a camp for serious competitive scholastic players, and its rigor should improve each participant’s ability to prepare for serious competitive matches. Just remember that there is no crying in chess!

When:  Monday – Friday   8:00pm – 1:00pm August 3rd – 14th     

Cost:  $150

Location:  The Forest Field House 325 East Center Avenue Glenwood, Il 60525

Chess Activities will include:

A.   Time for Casual Play

B.    Daily Master Game Study with Competitive Student Scores

C.   Daily Endgame Challenges

D.   Daily Tactic Challenges  with student presentations

E.     Daily Tournament matches

All participants’ attendance and performance will be recorded scored, tallied and analyzed.

Trophies will be awarded to the top 5 participants of the tournament games.

End of camp Awards will be presented.

Light Snacks will be offered and students will bring a bag lunch.

To register go to the Glenwood Chess Club website at:

Address: The Blakey Center 1 South Rebecca St. Glenwood IL 60425.

Phone:(312) 925-9447


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