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GRAND PRIX 3 TOURNAMENT: June 24th, 2017

GRAND PRIX 3 TOURNAMENT: June 24th, 2017

Posted on 21. Apr, 2017 by .

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To all tournament players, This event is the follow up of the general 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 […]

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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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11th Annual Western Alliance Chess Camp: June 23-27,2015

11th Annual Western Alliance Chess Camp: June 23-27,2015

Posted on 29. Apr, 2015 by .

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The biggest summer chess camp is Tucson is now open for registration! Open to all ages and skill levels, this wonderful Tucson tradition is in its 11th year. Download your registration form below! General Groups Invitational basis only. Earliest applicants will be considered first, and spots will be reserved in the order in which they […]

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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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ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DECEMBER 23-24 AND 26-27

ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DECEMBER 23-24 AND 26-27

Posted on 26. Nov, 2014 by .

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ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DECEMBER 23-24 AND 26-27 2 SESSIONS! 11th Year in making! Coaches Levon Altounian and Ken Larsen know how to bring fun to chess during the Holidays!The Camp will have 3 different groups with different subjects coverage each day, prizes and surprises!   This Camp will greatly help you prepare for the 2015 AZ […]

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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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FORT LOWELL CHESS CLUB: START DATE SEPTEMBER 2ND

FORT LOWELL CHESS CLUB: START DATE SEPTEMBER 2ND

Posted on 19. Jul, 2014 by .

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Anyone Under 1500 USCF and over the age of 5 can join! We are starting back the club on September 2nd and below is the breakdown by date and level. Tuesdays 5PM-6PM (Under 1000 USCF)- TOURNAMENT PLAY LEVEL Thursdays 5PM-6PM (Under 1000 USCF)- TOURNAMENT PLAY LEVEL Thursdays 6PM-7PM (Under 1600 USCF)- ADVANCED TOURNAMENT PLAY LEVEL […]

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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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ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DEC 23-24 and DEC 26-27

ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DEC 23-24 and DEC 26-27

Posted on 28. Nov, 2013 by .

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10th ANNUAL ANACONDA WINTER CAMP WINNING CHESS STRATEGIES SESSION 1: DEC 23-24TH SESSION 2: DEC 26-27TH The Anaconda Winter Camp is here again! Help us celebrate the 10th Anniversary of this amazing idea by joining us for either 1 or both sessions. The instructors again will be IM Levon Altounian and Fm Ken Larsen. Camps […]

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ANACONDA SUMMER CHESS CAMP: AUG 17-18

ANACONDA SUMMER CHESS CAMP: AUG 17-18

Posted on 22. Jul, 2013 by .

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10th Annual Anaconda Summer Chess Camp celebrates its 10th Anniversary this summer! The 2-day Camp will take right when most schools get back in session and is designed to prepare chess players of every age and level. Once again we will have 3 groups divided by rating and strength and participants will have a chance […]

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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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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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Western Alliance Summer Chess Camp ’13 Registration Forms

Posted on 23. May, 2013 by .

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Download the camp registration form, evening activities registration form, and the Grand Prix #4 Registration Form Below: Download WA ’13 Camp Letter and Registration Form Download WA ’13 Evening Activities Registration Form Download Grand Prix #4 USCF Rated Tournament Registration

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BIO5 SPRING OPEN: MAY 11th

BIO5 SPRING OPEN: MAY 11th

Posted on 16. Mar, 2013 by .

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1ST ANNUAL BIO5 SPRING OPEN MAY 11, 2013 The very first of the series at the BIO5 Chess club! Lots of prizes and fun! Play with the State Champion! 4 rounds: 4 Sections. 1: BOOSTER (U1000), RESERVE (U1600), EXPERT (U2000) and OPEN with IM Levon Altounian’s possible participation. USCF membership required. TIME CONTROL: Game in […]

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RECAP: ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DEC 22-24th

RECAP: ANACONDA WINTER CAMP: DEC 22-24th

Posted on 27. Dec, 2012 by .

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9TH ANNUAL ANACONDA CHESS CAMP DECEMBER 22-24TH. It is hard to believe but it has been almost an entire decade that we run the Anaconda Camps in the summer and in the winter. We are getting old! This year was also very successful, having around 30 students in 3 groups ranging from beginners to advanced […]

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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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Recap: UofA Genomics Institute Game 25

Recap: UofA Genomics Institute Game 25

Posted on 20. Dec, 2012 by .

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GENOMICS INSTITUTE CHESS CHALLENGE: DECEMBER 8, 2012 GAME IN 25 MINUTES / UNRATED EVENT This first ever chess event at the absolutely amazing hall at U of A Genomics Institute was a success. Close to 30 players competed in 3 different sections.There were many unique highlights about this tournament that we would like to mention […]

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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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Levon Altounian’s Chess Apps for iPhone and iPad

Levon Altounian’s Chess Apps for iPhone and iPad

Posted on 28. Oct, 2011 by .

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IM Levon Altounian has authored 3 chess apps available though Chess U for your iPhone or iPad. Check out Early Carlsen, World Cup 201, and World Cup 202. Chess U is an amazing new resource for beginners and advanced players alike. Developed by a team of international players, Chess U allows you to play through […]

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Spooktacular Halloween Chess Camp

Spooktacular Halloween Chess Camp

Posted on 01. Oct, 2011 by .

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Saturday, October 29, 2011
CHECKMATE
PRINCIPLES / BEST SYSTEMS / SACRIFICES / KING SAFETY

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