Glenwood Chess Club 


Elementary - High School Chess Boot Camp - Glenwood Chess Club

  • July 16, 2018
  • 8:30 AM
  • July 27, 2018
  • 1:30 PM
  • James Hart School 18220 S Morgan Homewood IL 60430


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Elementary - High School Chess Boot Camp

Recommended Ages are 8 year olds  through High School.

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 July 16th through July 27th

Cost:  $100

Location:  James Hart School 18220 S Morgan Homewood IL 60430

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

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

Trophies will be awarded to the top 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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