FMCC YOUTH CHESS CAMPS

 

Fort McMurray Chess Club organizes  Youth Chess Camps every year. During the Camps the kids receive intensive training  by one of the best coaches in Alberta while they are having fun.

Upcoming Camp

Spring Break Chess Camp ( Online)

Spring Break Chess Camp 

We host 2 types of chess camp 


1) Regular Spring Break Chess Camp ( 3 days ) April 4 - 6

At Regular Chess Camp, students will learn various chess skills such as strategies, tactics, and new openings etc., 

Students will be in 2 separate groups based on their age and level to learn in a small group setting.

Cost is $35 for three days( members get discount $30 ) . It includes 60 min x 2 lessons plus 1 tournament each day. 

Participants must have knowledge of chess basic rules.

Registration form for Regular Chess Camp

Your registration will be confirmed once you make a payment. Please transfer as soon as possible to : 

payfmcc@yahoo.com

Non Members $35

Members $30

Regular Camp Schedule (Lessons and Tournaments are all online )

( Coach will decide who will be in which group of Group A or B. )

Day 1 :

 9:45 am - 10:00 am  Meet and Greet ( Everyone ) 

10:00 am - 11:00am    Lesson 1 

11:10 am - 12:10 pm   Lesson 2 

12: 20 pm - 1:20 pm     Simultaneous chess vs Coach Agnieszka

 1:20 pm - Wrap up 

Day 2:

10:00 am - 11:00am   Lesson 1 

11:10 am - 12:10 pm   Lesson 2 

12: 20 pm - 1:20 pm    Casual practice tournament 

 1:20 pm - Wrap up 

Day 3:

10:00 am - 11:00am   Lesson 1 

11:10 am - 12:10 pm   Lesson 2 

12: 20 pm - 1:20 pm    Swiss Tournament with prize winners

 1:20 pm - Wrap up 

2) Absolute Beginner Chess Camp ( 2 days ) April 4 & 5

If you are new to chess and would like to know basic rules of the game, our Absolute Beginner Camp is the best choice. students will learn in small group and on the second day of the camp, they will have an opportunity to play

a friendly game in a tournament. Cost is $20 for two days. It includes 45 min x 2 lessons each day plus one tournament on the second day. 

All participants will receive digital certificate and some receive prizes too!

Registration form for Absolute Beginner Camp 

Your registration will be confirmed once you make a payment. Please transfer as soon as possible to : 

payfmcc@yahoo.com

Camp fees $20

Absolute Beginners Camp Schedule  (Lessons and Tournaments are all online )

Day 1 :

 9:45 am - 10:00 am  Meet and Greet ( Everyone ) 

10:00 am - 10:45 am   Lesson 1

11:10 am - 11:55 pm   Lesson 2 

 

 

Day 2:

10:00 am - 10:45 am   Lesson 1

11:10 am - 11:55 pm   Lesson 2 

12:20 am - 1:20  pm    Fun Tournament 

1:20 am - Wrap up 

    

Instructors :

Regular camp will be conducted by Woman International Master Agnieszka Matras -Clement.

She is the Top player in Alberta and  highest rated woman chess player in Canada.

We will also have a second coach this time ! 

Coach Dustin Koperski is VP of Edmonton Chess Club and he will add some fun features in tournament ! Very exciting for our Club Members ! 

Absolute Beginner Chess Camp will be taught by One of the coaches from Agnieszka's chess school Jumping Knight Chess.

 

All of Class outlines are reviewed and approved by coach Agnieszka.

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