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Summer Chess School 2022

The Ulster Chess Union is running a 3 Day Summer Chess School for Children, Beginners to Expert.

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Aug 10, 2022 10:00 AM to
Aug 12, 2022 03:00 PM


Ormeau Park - Ravenhill Bowling Club hall

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For young Chess enthusiasts an opportunity to get immersed in hours of playing chess.

Chess for Complete Beginners

Learn to play

Existing Players
Improve your Chess game

10:00am – 3:00pm
Lunch 12:30-1:30
(Recommended to bring packed lunch - please ensure Nut Free)

Weds/Thurs/Fri 10th 11th 12th  August

Venue: Ormeau Park - Ravenhill Bowling Club hall.

Each day will comprise of well structured tutorials mixed with
practical and fun games, puzzles and mini competitions.
We will be teaching the game of chess in easy enjoyable steps. You
will learn the moves and some of the strategies of Chess. A game that
teaches planning, logic, problem solving.

If you know the rules and would like to learn more we will cover
tactics, analysing a move, solving problems.

If you are a good player we will provide coaching to improve your
play and develop your own plan of studying for the future.

Lots of chess fun including: Mini tournaments, puzzle solving.
Studying Great Masters. Endgame Studies.

Pre-registration required. Closing date 8th August. Price £15 for the
course (payable on the first day). Please (email) send name,
address, school , age, Chess level – Total Beginner, Knows the rules,
regular player.
Limited Numbers Book early to avoid disappointment.
Recommended Lower age limit approx 7 years.

Contact Mark Newman: email