Summer Chess Camp

Monday, June 04, 2018 - Friday, June 08, 2018

Hosted by Jorn Dammann & Kirby Hall School

  • Kirby Hall School
  • 306 W 29th St
  • Austin, Texas 78705
Summer morning chess camp for intermediate and advanced chess players (minimum rating of 1000) in grades 2 thru 8. Limited to 15 participants.

Come and explore the world of chess for a week! Instruction in all areas of the game, including the opening, middlegame, endgame, and tactics.

Date::​ June 4-8
Time:​ 9 am-12:30 pm
Grades:​ 2nd-8th
Rating Requirement:​ USCF rating of 1000 or higher required
Location:​ Kirby Hall School, 306 W 29th St, Austin, TX 78705
Pricing:​ free; a 20 dollar donation to cover costs would be much appreciated, but is not required
Instructor:​ Jorn Dammann

About the instructor: Jorn Dammann is an aspiring chess player from the Austin area, who is currently ranked among the top 100 sixteen-year-olds in the nation. He is a former Kirby Hall School student and now attends St. Stephen’s Episcopal School. For the second year in a row, he has decided to teach a one-week chess camp for other aspiring youths.

Please contact Jorn Dammann for more details and to register.