2016 CCF West Summer Camp

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Date(s) - 2016/07/18 - 2016/07/22
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

check-in 8:45-9am; pick-up 2-2:15pm

Alfred Nobel Elementary School


The CCF West Chicago Chess Camp was held at Nobel School (CPS) for students from K-8th grades


Daily Schedule (Mon-Thu):

9:00-9:15 – Welcome: Puzzles of the Day (handouts or on demo boards)
9:15-10:45 – Session 1 – Instruction within leveled group
10:45-10:50 – Break
10:50-12:00 – Session 2 – Open play (tournament structure G/30 with notation); analyze games after
12:00-12:45 – Lunch & Recess
12:45-1:15 – Chesskid lessons / group puzzle solving challenges
1:15-1:50 – Session 3 – Build your own chess set
1:50-2:00 – Clean-up; Thought of the Day & Dismissal

Friday Schedule:

Camp Tournament

Registration was free.

Lunch was provided for each camper.

The camp featured two sections: Beginner/Novice/Intermediate and Advanced.

Instructors include:  IM Arjun Vishnuvardhan, Will Grandberry, Radoslav Nikolov and Adam Geisler.

We’d like to offer a special thanks to Radoslav Nikolov and Meghan Quigley from Nobel for their efforts to make this west side Chicago chess summer camp a reality.




Registration is closed for this event.