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Chess boosts problem-solving skills, pushes
creativity, increases concentration, and builds memory function.



June 20-24 | 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Ages 10+

Interested in Chess? Want to become a better player? The 2022 YMCA Summer Chess Camp will go beyond the basics and cover advanced opening principles and feature openings such as the Queen's Gambit, The Marshall Attack, and the Sicilian Dragon. Essential tactical moves will be reviewed like the fork, pin, skewer, discovered, and double attacks. Advanced tactical moves like x-ray and the in-between moves will also be covered along with winning endgame strategies.