Day 1 of the June Summer Chess Camp

The June Edition of the 2022 Free Online Summer Chess Camp got off to great start!

If you missed any of the excitement from Day 1, check out the videos below as well as the Monday assignments posted here. Of course, there are plenty more amazing chess opportunities scheduled for our tuition free June chess camp. Remember it’s online and free so sign up today!

Our day started with a message to the students and a fantastic puzzle by the great chess composer Alexey Troitsky.

The highlight of the day was a live lesson from FIDE Master James Eade in which he deeply explained two of his most memorable chess victories.

Finally, our day ended with an inspiring live lesson from chess author Lauren Goodkind.

Published by chessmusings

Chris Torres is a nationally renowned scholastic chess coach working in the San Francisco Bay Area. His classes have attracted players of strengths ranging from rank beginners to world champions. A chess professional since 1998, Chris is widely recognized as one of the main driving forces behind the explosion in popularity and sudden rise in quality of scholastic chess in California. Chris Torres served as the President of the Torres Chess and Music Academy from 2005-2020 and currently is recognized as a correspondence chess master with the United States Chess Federation. Since 1998 Chris Torres has taught 6 individual national champions as well as led multiple school teams to win national championship titles. In addition, Chris Torres has directed and taught at 10 different schools which have been California State Champions at chess. In 2011 and 2012, several former and current students of Chris Torres have been selected to represent the United States at the World Youth Chess Championships. Mr. Torres’ hobbies include playing classical guitar and getting his students to appear on the national top 100 chess rating lists.

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