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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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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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HALLOWEEN CAMP: NOVEMBER 2

HALLOWEEN CAMP: NOVEMBER 2

Posted on 15. Oct, 2013 by .

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A SPECIAL HALLOWEEN CHESS CAMP NOVEMBER 2, 2013. 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 are […]

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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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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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NEW EVENT! DECEMBER 8TH GAME IN 25 MINUTES TOURNAMENT

NEW EVENT! DECEMBER 8TH GAME IN 25 MINUTES TOURNAMENT

Posted on 07. Nov, 2012 by .

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GAME IN 25 MINUTES DECEMBER 8TH, 2012. 5 ROUNDS QUICK AND FUN CHESS! University of Arizona Genomics Institute will sponsor the event (together with the Bio5 Facility). This tournament is brand new concept for Tucson chess and might turn out to be the missing link between fast chess and the traditional type chess we are […]

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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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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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TOURNAMENT: 2012 State Grades Championship-January 7th, 2012

TOURNAMENT: 2012 State Grades Championship-January 7th, 2012

Posted on 04. Jan, 2012 by .

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The Annual Arizona State Grades Championship will take place in Tucson on January 7th, 2012. The Blitz tournament will take place a day before- on the 6th.   We are very glad this event once again will be in Tucson (and not in one of the far away places like Flagstaff and  Pinetop). The important […]

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UPCOMING:  CHINESE CENTER WINTER OPEN: December 17th

UPCOMING: CHINESE CENTER WINTER OPEN: December 17th

Posted on 06. Dec, 2011 by .

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Welcome to the Tucson Chinese Community Center Winter Open USCF Tournament. It is open for adults and young players alike and where we strive for not only having everyone play equal level but also have a super strong Master Level also.This tournament is USCF rated and will be held at the wonderful Tucson Chinese Community […]

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2011-2012 TUCSON EVENT CALENDAR

2011-2012 TUCSON EVENT CALENDAR

Posted on 15. Sep, 2011 by .

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Dear players and chess parents, To make it as convenient as possible for everyone to find tournaments, camps and other events right here in Tucson, we will keep updating this particular post with all upcoming events and their respective fliers.  While the exact amount of events for each month may change, this post should give […]

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TUCSON CHINESE CULTURAL CENTER SUMMER OPEN,August 13th: Finished

TUCSON CHINESE CULTURAL CENTER SUMMER OPEN,August 13th: Finished

Posted on 28. Jun, 2011 by .

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This is one of the most fun tournaments of the year in Tucson! Held at the wonderfully spacious facility of TCCC, the tournament featured 3 main sections, with many Class A players battling for the honors. We had a wonderful turnout of 60 participants, who kept the tournament very exciting by playing some very beautiful […]

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Anaconda Summer Chess Camp: August 5-7th: Finished

Anaconda Summer Chess Camp: August 5-7th: Finished

Posted on 28. Jun, 2011 by .

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9th ANNUAL ANACONDA SUMMER  CAMP:August 5-7th 4 different rating  sections/ 1.5 or 2 hour a day groups. Objective: To have an explosive start in the 2010-2011 chess season. Main Instructor: International Master Levon Altounian, 2008-2011 AZ. State Champion. What a Camp! We did not have any complete beginners sign up (I think that is rather […]

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Winning G/10 2011 Las Vegas Championship, etc: Recap

Winning G/10 2011 Las Vegas Championship, etc: Recap

Posted on 28. Jun, 2011 by .

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  Las Vegas Chess Festival: June 8-11, 2011 Becoming 2011 Game 10 National Champion. That 10 Minute Game Event became the highlight of the Vegas chess trip for me and left a very positive feel throughout the tournament. It is always great to start a tour (3 planned events) with doing super well in the […]

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Tucson Chinese Center Tournament:SPRING OPEN: March 19th, 2011

Tucson Chinese Center Tournament:SPRING OPEN: March 19th, 2011

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

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Tucson Chinese Community Center ( TCCC ) will sponsor its annual Spring  Open on March 19th. If you are looking for comfort for players and parents, great facility, safe environment, skittles place and very strong competition- this is the tournament to attend. It is probably not much of an exxaguration to say that TCCC offers […]

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Rodeo Week Chess Camp: February 26th and 27th

Rodeo Week Chess Camp: February 26th and 27th

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

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Can Rodeo Horses jump? Can you play chess when they do? Can kids have fun and learn chess same time? The answer is YES and the last 5 years speak for themselves. Each year the Rodeo Week Camp offers a unique blend of fun and chess studies, fueled by side tournaments and free days from […]

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Recap: 1-Day Monthly Chess camp: Jan 29th, 2011

Recap: 1-Day Monthly Chess camp: Jan 29th, 2011

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

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Monthly Camp: January 29th, 2011 Monthly or 1-day Camps are one of the easiest and most fun ways to learn and practice chess for less. The subject of this month was ‘HOW TO WIN’- a subject that many will find the largest challenge of their chess career. In each of 3 groups we concentrated on […]

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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  Camp 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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