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Grand Prix #3: June 25

Grand Prix #3: June 25

Posted on 09. Jun, 2016 by .

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Welcome back! This event is the next logical installment of the Grand Prix series and as usual takes place right after the Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp (June 21-24). If you are looking to play chess, practice lines and have fun while trying to gain rating points- this event is for you! It will have […]

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June 21-25 Summer Chess Camp: Poster

June 21-25 Summer Chess Camp: Poster

Posted on 30. Mar, 2016 by .

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Please feel free to share the information with your chess colleagues, teams and students! WA16 poster 11×17 camp letter 16 WA 8.5×11 flyer WA 16 tournament flyer  

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WESTERN ALLIANCE TUCSON SUMMER CHESS CAMP:JUNE 21-25TH, 2016

WESTERN ALLIANCE TUCSON SUMMER CHESS CAMP:JUNE 21-25TH, 2016

Posted on 30. Mar, 2016 by .

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The biggest Summer Chess Camp + USCF tournament is Tucson is now open for registration! 80+ participants in 2015. Open to all ages and skill levels, this wonderful Tucson tradition is in its 12th year. Download your registration form below! General Groups Invitational basis only. Earliest applicants will be considered first, and spots will be […]

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GRAND PRIX #1: September 12, 2015

GRAND PRIX #1: September 12, 2015

Posted on 03. Sep, 2015 by .

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Join us on September 12th for the Grand Prix #1 of the 2015-2016 school year Grand Prix Events!. It should be a great mix of fun and seriousness mixed with USCF rating gain possibility excitement. This time we team up with the Chess For Charity, Academy of Tucson and The Gregory School to bring you an exciting mix […]

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Grand Prix #4: June 27, 2015

Grand Prix #4: June 27, 2015

Posted on 28. Apr, 2015 by .

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Join us on June 27th for the conclusion of the 2014-15 school year Grand Prix Events!. They will restart again in few months and meanwhile here is your chance to finish the year strong. It is run right after the 11th Annual Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp (June 23-26th- see the other post) so as […]

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Grand Prix #3: February 28th

Grand Prix #3: February 28th

Posted on 11. Feb, 2015 by .

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TUCSON GRAND PRIX #3 FEBRUARY 28TH, 2015. INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF TUCSON.   JOIN US FOR THE GRAND PRIX #3! SAME LOCATION, SAME PRIZES, SAME CHANCE TO GAIN USCF RATING AND HAVE FUN! REGISTRATION BY MAIL AND AT EVENTS4CHESS.COM BY CLICKING ON THE GRAND PRIX#3 ICON. 4 ROUNDS USCF RATED 40 MIN+5 SEC DELAY. 3 MAIN […]

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GRAND PRIX #2: DECEMBER 20TH

GRAND PRIX #2: DECEMBER 20TH

Posted on 26. Nov, 2014 by .

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GRAND PRIX #2: takes place DECEMBER 20th at the International School of Tucson (Intersection of Grant and Campbell) Join us for the 2nd event in the highly addictive Grand Prix series! As usual, it will consist of 3 Main section and several subsections. Prizes, trophies and medals will be awarded not only for top 3 […]

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GRAND PRIX #3:JUNE 28TH, 2014

GRAND PRIX #3:JUNE 28TH, 2014

Posted on 23. May, 2014 by .

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This will be the last one in the Grand Prix series for this 2013-2014 school year. We do hope to see you there as usual and please remember that it is also traditionally part of the Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp so those who join us for the June 24-27th Camp, play the tournament for […]

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ACFS 2013 December Events:Recap

ACFS 2013 December Events:Recap

Posted on 26. Jan, 2014 by .

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BIO5 WINTER OPEN: DECEMBER 7TH The month started on a high note with the BIO5 Chess Club at UofA organizing their 2nd Annual Winter Open. It consisted of 4 Sections and in the Open Section show the likes of the Arizona current State Champion IM Levon Altounian, prominent Tucson Chess Coach FM Ken Larsen and […]

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GRAND PRIX #2: DECEMBER 21ST, 2013

GRAND PRIX #2: DECEMBER 21ST, 2013

Posted on 27. Nov, 2013 by .

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Welcome to the Grand Prix #2! It will be the 2nd one from the 2013-14 Season as you might have correctly guessed! It will be very similar to the Grand Prix #1 in terms of how it is run, the place it is hosted, overall sections, trophies, medals and so on. Click on the flyer […]

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Grand Prix #1 Recap

Grand Prix #1 Recap

Posted on 27. Nov, 2013 by .

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Grand Prix #1 November 9th,2013 IST School What a wonderful event! Over 70 participants of all age groups and levels. There were 3 sections (Open, Reserve and Booster) with many subsections. Prizes were awarded all accross the criteria, starting from the largest game upsets by rating for each round to the “youngest participant” and “best […]

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GRAND PRIX #1 : NOVEMBER 9

GRAND PRIX #1 : NOVEMBER 9

Posted on 15. Oct, 2013 by .

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GRAND PRIX #1 NOVEMBER 9TH, 2013 NOW WITH CASH PRIZES IN THE TOP SECTION! And so it starts again! The new and exciting chess season and with it- the Grand Prix tournaments. LOCATION- INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF TUCSON (IST) (between Campbell and Grant) The event is open for any age that knows the chess moves but […]

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GRAND PRIX #4 SHORT RECAP!

GRAND PRIX #4 SHORT RECAP!

Posted on 04. Jul, 2013 by .

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GRAND PRIX #4 JUNE 29TH, 2013 This was the last of the 2012-2013 Grand Prix series held at the International School of Tucson (IST) This time the tournament was attached to the Western Alliance Chess Camp but normally it is a “freestanding” event. It also showcased cash prizes in the top 2 sections. When the […]

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2013 WESTERN ALLIANCE SUMMER CAMP RECAP

2013 WESTERN ALLIANCE SUMMER CAMP RECAP

Posted on 04. Jul, 2013 by .

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8TH ANNUAL WESTERN ALLIANCE JUNE 25-28TH, 2013 At the International School of Tucson (IST) One of the largest chess Camps in Arizona and the largest in Tucson took place at the end of June as usual. The Camp consisted of the Main Event (9AM-4 PM), the Evening Events (5PM-7PM) and the Grand Prix #4 tournament […]

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Grand Prix #4: June 29th

Grand Prix #4: June 29th

Posted on 25. May, 2013 by .

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GRAND PRIX #4: JUNE 29TH, 2013 It will have be similar to the previous Grand Prix tournaments and held also at the International School of Tucson (IST) near UMC Hospital between Campbell and Grant streets. Players get a chance to win trophies, medals and of course cash prizes in the top 3 sections! This tournament […]

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GRAND PRIX #3 : Recap and the final standings

GRAND PRIX #3 : Recap and the final standings

Posted on 06. Mar, 2013 by .

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GRAND PRIX #3: MARCH 2, 2013 SPECIAL PRIZE FUND: $240 ATTENTION! THE NEXT GRAND PRIX #4 IS SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 29TH, 2013 The tournament was the 3rd one of the 4 planned Grand Prix events for the 2012-2013 school year. It had a showing of 50 players ranging from Master to complete beginners. It was […]

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Grand Prix #3, March 2, 2013

Posted on 25. Feb, 2013 by .

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GRAND PRIX #3 MARCH 2, 2013 NOW WITH CASH PRIZES IN EACH SECTION up to $250 total! LOCATION- INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF TUCSON (IST) (between Campbell and Grant) This will be The 3rd one in the 2012-2013 Grand Prix series in Tucson and will follow the usual path of the previous events with a nice addition- […]

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RECAP: Grand Prix #2

RECAP: Grand Prix #2

Posted on 20. Dec, 2012 by .

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TUCSON GRAND PRIX #2 DECEMBER 15TH, 2012 SPONSOR: INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF TUCSON USCF RATED GAME IN 45 MINUTE / 4 ROUNDS This event was the 2nd one in the series of Tucson Grand Prix events aimed to determine the best players in each category and at the same time provide a chance to play USCF […]

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Grand Prix USCF Rated Tournament #1 at IST: September 29th

Grand Prix USCF Rated Tournament #1 at IST: September 29th

Posted on 02. Sep, 2012 by .

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INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF TUCSON (IST) GRAND PRIX SERIES #1 SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2012 HOW THE GRAND PRIX SYSTEM WORKS: This system is extremely popular in Europe and we thought this is a wonderful time to bring it to Tucson. The Grand Prize Winners will be decided based on their total score in the 3 Grand Prix […]

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