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Summer Chess School 2024 - August 7th/8th/9th Weds - Fri

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

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Aug 07, 2024 10:00 AM to
Aug 09, 2024 01:00 PM


Ormeau Park - Ormeaul Bowling Club hall

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

Existing Players Beginners to Experts. (the idea is that players know how to play and will enjoy concentrated chess for 3 days).
Improve your Chess game

Weds/thurs10:00am – 3:00pm Friday 10:00am – 1:00pm (no Lunch break)
Lunch 12:30-1:30
(Recommended to bring packed lunch - please ensure Nut Free)

Weds/Thurs/Fri 9th 10th 11th  August

Venue: Ormeau Park - Ormeau 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 1st August. Price £15 for the
course (payable on the first day). Please (email) send name,
address, school, age, Chess level –  Knows the rules but is a beginner,
regular player, good player.
Limited Numbers Book early to avoid disappointment.
Recommended Lower age limit approx 7 years.

Contact Mark Newman: email