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 reserved in the order in which they are received. The approximate rating division for the groups will be as follows:
Group A (Wildcat) 100-600  USCF ( 4 years old and up )
Group B (Coyote)  600-1000 USCF
Group C (Hawks) 1000-1400 USCF
Group D (Bears)   1400-1800 USCF
* Additional groups may be added if  groups exceed the estimated participants numbers. Borderline players can be moved up or down at my discretion to better fit the overall strength of that particular group. All ages are welcome.

International School of Tucson. 1701 E Seneca St, Tucson, AZ .

General: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Lunch Break from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Evening activities: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

• First 50 registered participants in any group: $300 if registered by June 10th, $25 more by June 15th, and an additional $25 by June 18th (if space is still available). On site- $400
• $100 non-refundable deposit by the due date to reserve a spot.
Please email ACFS with any questions.

Online registration: at

• Family discounts available
• School discounts for 5+ participants from the same school

USCF-Rated Tournament
ACFS will host a USCF-rated tournament—Grand Prix #4 on June 25th. This tournament is free for all Western Alliance ’16 Camp participants, but non-participants are welcomed to join for a fee.

General info
This is an all-day chess camp with the Main event and Side events each day.
The Main Event will take place each day between Tuesday and Friday (9AM-4PM)
The Side events will include a Simultaneous exhibition, Blitz Tournament, Bughouse tournament and on the last day (June 27th) a COMPLEMENTARY USCF Tournament to all Camp participants.

Preliminary/ Possible  Coach list: IM Levon Altounian (confirmed), WGM Anjelina Belakovskaya, Aleksei Duilgher (confirmed),FM Ken Larsen (confirmed), Expert Any Lebovitz, Expert Robert Keough (confirmed), Expert Josh Leonard (confirmed), Coach Aaron Williams (confirmed) and several other coaches and helpers.

Registration and Discounts
To register, please download out camp packet below or email organizer Levon Altounian for details:

To download the Camp PDF click this link: camp letter 16


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