Monday, July 14

Mechanics' Institute Chess Camp, July 21-25

It is not too late to sign up for the Mechanics' Institute Chess Camp for Intermediate and Advanced Players. This program is unique in the Bay Area as it targets nationally ranked juniors and others rated over 1200. Last year even saw several A players in attendance. The instructors will be the always popular GM-elect Josh Friedel, Mechanics' Institute Chess Director IM John Donaldson and Mechanics' Institute Scholastic Director Anthony Corrales.
  • What? Mechanics' Institute Chess Camp
  • When? July 21-25, 10am to 4pm daily
  • Where? Mechanics' Institute in San Francisco, 57 Post Street, 4th floor
  • Who? Children rated 1200-2200
  • Why? "Look inside a top players' laboratory and get a feel for how they work on their game from the ground up. ... You will learn to identify the critical points of the game and to understand when and why things went wrong."
  • How much? $320 for Mechanics� members, $355 for junior (under 21) non-members, $415 for adult non-members. $80 drop in fee for a day.
To sign up, mail in the entry form or send email to ChessRoom at (replace "at" with @ sign). For questions, call (415) 421-2258 or use email.

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