07/29/2024 - 08/02/2024
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

University School of Milwaukee

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Intermediate Camp Description

This class is for experienced players with 1-2 years of tournament experience and with WSCF or USCF ratings over 800. All phases of the game will be covered in this class. Focus on chess fundamentals including opening strategy, the 5 basic checkmates, and tactics such as Forks, Pins and Discovered Check. Students will experience a balance of chess play and instruction. They compete in a 5-round tournament with the top 3 players winning trophies and everyone else receiving a medal. In the Intermediate class all phases of the game will be covered including chess notation and game analysis. For students entering grades 2 – 12.