Grandmaster Chess Camps, Workshops

  • 1. Christmas GM Camp, Wed 12/27 - Thu 12/28 (2 days) (Flyer). Open for K-7 students with limited maximum 8 open seats/workshop. 8-10 graders with special permission can attend. Location:,

  • Camp, Workshop description: Grandmaster camps with GM Emil Anka. Intense chess training tailored to specific groups with sport and fun games (see Chesssport on Facebook). Intermediate and advanced levels, also open for beginners (they need approval from Coach Emil for the camp). Lectures to improve general knowledge, recorded and saved tournament games (optional USCF or dual rated camp chess tournament if requested in advance), professional game analysis. Open for K-5, with a special permission for 6-9 graders.

  • Time: Full day activity from 9:15am-3:45pm. Arrival from 9am-9:15am. Scheduled breaks. Lunch break from noon-1pm (students need to bring their own lunch, microwave available). Pickup between 3:45-4pm. After care is possible ($8/every 30 minutes) until 6pm upon request and confirmation in advance.

  • Location description: camps, workshops run in Kirkland, WA in Coach Emil's home chess office. The 3 main activities in the office are chess, legos and poingpong. The house has a fully fenced backyard with outdoor sport options. It is very close to freeway 405 and minutes from the Village at Totem Lake.

  • Camp options: Two days or one day full day chess camp.

  • Chess GM Camp Workshop price: 2 days $220, 1 day $120. Cancellation/rescheduling policy. We accept checks and Chase Quickpay payment.

  • location: 13211 112th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98034.