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Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp: June 20-23

Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp: June 20-23

Posted on 09. Apr, 2017 by .

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It is that time of the year again! One of the largest Summer Chess Camps in Arizona is here again. Summer Chess Camp + USCF tournament is Tucson is now open for registration! We had over 75 participants in 2016. Open to all ages and skill levels, this wonderful Tucson tradition is in its 13th […]

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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 #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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FINISHED! 9TH ANNUAL SUMMER CHESS CAMP

FINISHED! 9TH ANNUAL SUMMER CHESS CAMP

Posted on 04. Jul, 2014 by .

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9TH ANNUAL WESTERN ALLIANCE SUMMER CHESS CAMP TUCSON, JUNE 24-28TH, 2014. We have done it! This Summer Camp was packed with non stop action and a record breaking crowd of more than 100 participants,coaches, helpers and players. Thank you all for being part of this event! Here are several highlights from the event: 85 students […]

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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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2013 Chess Club Flyers

2013 Chess Club Flyers

Posted on 30. Aug, 2013 by .

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As you know, ACFS is proud to organize or otherwise be involved in After-School Tucson Chess Club programs. Below are several Club informative fliers that readers asked for frequently about: CASTLEHILL COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL: CASTLEHILL 2013-14 ADD SATORI SCHOOL: SATORI SIGN UP ADD and SATORI 2013_session1 GREEN FIELDS COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL: GREENFIELDS 2014-1 OUR MOTHER OF SORROWS (OMOS): sorrows session 1 […]

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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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8th Annual Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp: June 25-29, 2013

Posted on 24. May, 2013 by .

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We are pleased to announce  that the biggest Summer Camp in Tucson is now open for everyone who would like to be part of a chess tradition and learn and practice so much chess in just a week! General Groups Invitational basis only. Earliest applicants will be considered first, and spots will be reserved in […]

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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: IST school winning K-3 Section at the League Match #1

Recap: IST school winning K-3 Section at the League Match #1

Posted on 07. Nov, 2012 by .

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League Match #1 / October 20th. The first of 4 League Matches traditionally held in Tucson for all the scholastic players took place October 20th. Our local Chess Organization (SACA) was able to secure the very comfortable and spacious Harelson Elementary School for our first match of the new school year. This tournament was the […]

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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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TUCSON SUMMER CHESS CAMP: JUNE 26-30TH

TUCSON SUMMER CHESS CAMP: JUNE 26-30TH

Posted on 09. May, 2012 by .

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The 7th Annual Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp is under way and open for registrations. There are less than 2 months left before the next Western Alliance Tucson Summer Chess Camp! This is your chance to join the largest Tucson camp of the year with amazing Instructors at a very affordable rate. Official Camp […]

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2012 AZ State Championship results are here!

2012 AZ State Championship results are here!

Posted on 25. Apr, 2012 by .

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What a wonderful event! I want to thank all the Tucson Chess parents who took the time to drive to Gilbert for the weekend of April 21st and to the organizers for running such a smooth event. This year the State Championship again included all K-12 grades both in Individual and Team formats and I […]

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7th ANNUAL SUMMER CHESS CAMP DATES! JUNE 26-30TH

7th ANNUAL SUMMER CHESS CAMP DATES! JUNE 26-30TH

Posted on 21. Feb, 2012 by .

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The dates for the biggest Tucson summer chess camp are here! It is never too early to plan for big chess events so we post this early for everyone’s convenience. The 7TH ANNUAL WESTERN ALLIANCE TUCSON SUMMER CHESS CAMP will be held in the Central Tucson! The International School of Tucson (newly relocated to the […]

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