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Junior Masters Chess Camp

Taught by the top chess instructors in the Southeast, the Charlotte Chess Center's Junior Master Chess Camps are packed with fun and learning! Students new to chess will learn board set-up, basic rules, piece movement, checkmating patterns, and more! Experienced students will expand their knowledge of tactics, strategies, opening principles, advanced checkmating patterns, chess history, and much more! These camps are lots of fun and designed for rapid learning.


Brought to you by Charlotte Chess Center and Scholastic Academy. Founder and Executive Director Peter Giannatos earned his FIDE Master (FM) title (2300+ FIDE) in February of 2017, one of only four players in North Carolina history to earn that title. Peter is also a United States Chess Federation National Master (NM)/Life Master (LM) and Senior Tournament Director.


  • Session 1: June 6-10, Afternoon: 1-4 pm 
  • Session 2: June 13-17, Morning: 9 am-12 pm
  • Session 3: June 21-24, Afternoon: 1-4 pm ($210)
  • Session 4: June 27-July 1, Morning: 9 am-12 pm
  • Girls AND Boys
  • Rising Grades: K-8
  • Camp Price: $260
  • Afternoon Camp
  • Morning Camp
  • Rising Grade 1
  • Rising Grade 2
  • Rising Grade 3
  • Rising Grade 4
  • Rising Grade 5
  • Rising Grade 6
  • Rising Grade 7
  • Rising Grade 8
  • Rising Grade K
  • Session 1
  • Session 2
  • Session 3
  • Session 4