Annual Madison Country Day School Chess Camp
The Fourth Annual Madison Country Day School Chess Camp was June 11-12, 2016.
Staffed by Wisconsin Chess Academy Grand Master Instruction (www.wichessacademy.com).
Ages 7 and up!
(Under 10 years of age needs Academy approval or parent to accompany them)
Players of all levels welcome – beginner to advanced tournament player!
Students are divided into small groups ranging from “complete beginner” to “advanced tournament player.” Instruction is interactive and includes:
- small lectures/discussions
- tactical contests
- classes on chess strategy and positional play
- analysis of games
- friendly tournaments with prizes.
9:45 a.m. arrival/drop off
10:00 a.m. orientation
10:15 -12:00 p.m. interactive instruction
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. sports and relaxation
2:15 – 4:30 p.m. team/individual tournament
5:00 p.m. pick up
Award ceremony on Sunday at 4:30 p.m.