is working in cooperation with
TOP LEVEL CHESS
To offer you
SUMMER CHESS & SPORTS TRAINING CAMP 2016
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm (early drop offs available)
Place: All Souls Church 1157 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10075 at East 80th Street
4 individual weeks of camp are offered:
June 6th – 10th
June 13th – 17th
June 20th – 24th
June 27th – July 1st
Additional weeks may be added by popular demand as they have before.
Our Summer Sports and Chess Camp offers three hours of chess and three hours of Sports with:
Soccer Pro’s from Greece
Basketball pros from Harlem and Northport
Baseball pros from the Dominican Republic
Football, Volleyball and other fun sports.
The staff for chess includes:
GM Zviad Izoria – a two time World Champion and winner of the largest tournament in the World.
GM Max Dlugy – World Champion and personal trainer of two World Champions, GM Garry Kasparov and GM Anatoly Karpov.
Will lecture on Rook and Pawn endings and work with Championship kids.
GM Georgi Kacheishvili – American Open Champion – Soccer Goalie.
GM Alex Lenderman – a world Champion, special individual training
GM Irina Krush – 6 times Women’s National Champion (America’s first Woman GM)
Life Master Mark Kurtzman – Coach of numerous scholastic National Team and Individual Champions. Founder and Director of Tri-State Chess and The Chess Exchange.
IM Sheriff ElAssoutti – Egyptian Olympiad team and personal trainer, computer expert
NM Juan Sena – fun personal trainer, Baseball Pro, Basketball, Soccer.
NM Joan Santana – Our Pediatrician on Staff, a National Chess Champion
Marcus Mairina – most popular coach, awesome at soccer, basketball and baseball
And led by WIM Shernaz Kennedy – US Olympiad team, undefeated at Risk!
We plan our day with individual chess training and kids challenging each other on the ladder (trying to reach as high as possible in their category). After a lecture on two middle game themes a day the kids begin their work sheets (on the 16 middle game themes at three different levels). We break for sports in Central Park and the younger kids are trained to throw a ball across the volleyball net. Counselors and kids against coaches! Basketball and Soccer individualized training begins and a child is allowed to choose their sport once we are on the reserved field.
Frisbee and free play before the big soccer game where all coaches, counselors and kids play. A baseball game is started and continues each week. When we return everyone including the coaches, and counselors are playing a serious tournament game and each game is recorded and played with a clock and analyzed by our coaches on staff. Bug house and team chess are played and strategy games like Risk take over. A big trophy is awarded to each child according to the effort put into Chess and Sports.
Please send in your child’s lunch each day – we serve juices, water, lemonade, fruits and snacks each day.
Your child should bring a rain jacket with a back pack and their baseball mitt. Also bring a clock and scorebook if you have one. All items should be labeled.
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