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JANUARY 15TH:FORT LOWELL CHESS CLUB SESSION 3

JANUARY 15TH:FORT LOWELL CHESS CLUB SESSION 3

Posted on 06. Jan, 2015 by .

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SESSION 3 JANUARY 15th marks the start of the popular Fort Lowell Chess club SESSION 3! It is open to anyone currently attending an after-school chess program or not. Home-schooled or attending a private school with no chess club. The club aims to accommodate all who would like to improve chess and their chess rating, […]

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FEBRUARY 22ND MONTHLY CAMP

FEBRUARY 22ND MONTHLY CAMP

Posted on 28. Jan, 2014 by .

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Join us on February 22nd for the upcoming Monthly Chess camp! Camps are a great way to learn what normal chess clubs and even private lessons cannot cover. The topic this time will be about the balance between ATTACK! and the opposite side of the coin: DEFENSE! Students will have a chance to learn from […]

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RODEO CAMP: FEBRUARY 23-24

RODEO CAMP: FEBRUARY 23-24

Posted on 30. Jan, 2013 by .

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RODEO WEEK CHESS CAMP FEBRUARY 23RD AND 24TH PARTICIPANTS CAN SIGN UP FOR ONE OR BOTH DAYS. FAMILY DISCOUNTS APPLY. Camps are one of the most fun and yet most intense way to learn chess. The Rodeo Week Chess Camp aims to serve exactly that purpose in those 2 days: Make it fun and teach […]

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ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DEC 22-24

ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DEC 22-24

Posted on 11. Dec, 2012 by .

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The Annual Winter Anaconda Chess Camp will be a 3-day long event where people can sign up for any of the days or all 3 days. The Instructors will once again be IM Levon Altounian and FM Ken Larsen. The subjects each day will include Openings, Middlegame and Endgames. There will be lots of trophies […]

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SPOOKY HALLOWEEN CAMP: OCTOBER 27TH:

SPOOKY HALLOWEEN CAMP: OCTOBER 27TH:

Posted on 14. Oct, 2012 by .

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Camps are an easy and wonderful way to get chess experience and gain special knowledge. Especially if it is filled with spooky stuff and scary prizes. The checkmates and tactical abilities stay the same on the chess board though because they help win trophies. And trophies and never scary, even when filled with Halloween candy […]

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7th Summer Camp (June 26-30th) Recap

7th Summer Camp (June 26-30th) Recap

Posted on 05. Jul, 2012 by .

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7th ANNUAL WESTERN ALLIANCE SUMMER CHESS CAMP JUNE 26-30TH What a pleasure hosting so many wonderful, young and vibrant chess enthusiasts at this event! We had a record breaking year (65 students) with once again 4 groups divided by age and strength. We also had a record number of professional Coaches, Instructors and helpers/volunteers- 14 […]

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2012 AZ State Special Prep Camp : April 14th

2012 AZ State Special Prep Camp : April 14th

Posted on 01. Apr, 2012 by .

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Don’t miss it! We will be holding a special State Championship Preparation Camp on April 14th- exactly 1 week before the AZ States. This kind of preparation will also be very useful if you plan to go to any Nationals in couple of weeks. Here we will deal with issues of how to correctly play […]

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Recap: Anaconda Camp: Dec 26-28th

Recap: Anaconda Camp: Dec 26-28th

Posted on 29. Dec, 2011 by .

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One more wonderful event where it feels like 3 days were not enough for all the teaching, learning and all the fun we had. The duo with Coach Ken Larsen all these years has been working very well, as we compliment each other’s styles of teaching. Once again we had a record breaking numbers, especially […]

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Thanksgiving Camp Recap:

Thanksgiving Camp Recap:

Posted on 28. Nov, 2011 by .

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  The Annual Thanksgiving Camp took place November 26th and 27th. As usual, the Camp catered to strong and new, old and young and consisted of 3 sections, up to 1600 USCF. Day 1 saw “Middlegame” as the theme of discussion and day 2 subject was “Endgames”. Campers got to try their abilities and wits […]

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Recap:Halloween Spooktacular Camp, October 29th

Recap:Halloween Spooktacular Camp, October 29th

Posted on 08. Nov, 2011 by .

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  What a fun chess Camp! The costumes, masks and visual imagery was simply outstanding and it was extremely hard to pick the winner in each group for the best Costume. At the end we had to vote and see which one got the most nods. The Chess part was wonderful also: students tested their […]

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Upcoming Event: Monthly Camp-September 24th

Upcoming Event: Monthly Camp-September 24th

Posted on 15. Sep, 2011 by .

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If you are interested in learning chess secrets in a very affordable and friendly environment- then the “Monthly Camps” are for you. Camps such as these give students a chance to get ready for the Chess Season while having fun, learning and becoming friends with other chess players. This time the topic will be “Attack” […]

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Recap: Winter Chess Camp- Dec 26-28th

Recap: Winter Chess Camp- Dec 26-28th

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

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Anaconda Winter Camp: December 26th-28th, 2010 Anaconda Chess Camps are now in their 7th year of making and as popular as ever. As many of you know, we organize a Winter Camp at the end of each December and the Summer Camp in the middle of every August. For the 2010 Winter ┬áCamp ACFS decided […]

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WINTER HOLIDAY CHESS CAMP: DECEMBER 26-28TH

WINTER HOLIDAY CHESS CAMP: DECEMBER 26-28TH

Posted on 29. Nov, 2010 by .

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Please download the flyers below for the Winter Chess Camp, taught by IM Levon Altounian and FM Ken Larsen. There will be 3 Main groups and 1-day Strategy Session Camp for 1500+ players. Download PDF 2010 holiday poster small Download DOC file Holiday Anaconda December 2010

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Rodeo Chess Camp: February 25th & 27th, 2010

Rodeo Chess Camp: February 25th & 27th, 2010

Posted on 04. Mar, 2010 by .

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February 25 and 27, 2010 Subject: Special Powers of Pieces This was my 5th Annual Rodeo Week Camp in Tucson and it always turns out to be one of the most fun Camps of the year. It is amazing to me how we have to adjust the Rodeo Camp times each year to fit schedules […]

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4th Annual Western Alliance Chess Camp; June 23-27, 2009

4th Annual Western Alliance Chess Camp; June 23-27, 2009

Posted on 20. Jun, 2009 by .

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4th Annual Western Alliance Chess Camp held in Tucson, Arizona.

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Monthly Chess Camp; March 21, 2009

Monthly Chess Camp; March 21, 2009

Posted on 27. Jan, 2009 by .

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In Preparation for the 2009 Arizona State Championship. Openings, Middlegames, Endgames, Tactical Puzzles, and Calculation.

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