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This SJ HACKERS SUPER MASTER CHESS CAMP is for our amazing achievers and competitive tournament players only, who are rated 1500 or above, or with special coach recommendation.

Other MASTER CHESS CAMPS are for our dedicated and ambitious students only, who are rated 1000 or above, or with special coach recommendation

These camps are taught by titled instructors (Grandmasters, International Masters, FIDE and National Masters.)  

The coaches will provide top-level instruction, aimed at challenging the students in an engaging way. Each day will include tactical exercises, lectures, training games, and individual student attention.

Tentative Daily Schedule:

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Instruction - includes one 15-20 minute break
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Instruction - includes training games, fun activity, and two 15 minute breaks
5:00 PM - Pickup - after hours Blitz/Bughouse

The schedule of instruction is flexible and can depend on coaches' discretion -- calculation training, opening preparation, middle-games, endgames, etc. are all potential topics. 

Registration Fees: 
Morning only (9AM-1PM): $344
Afternoon only (1PM-5PM): $314
Full day (9AM-5PM): $554 

Tentative Coach Assignments

Week Master Instructor Register
June 25-29 TBA Morning - Afternoon - Full Day
July 30-Aug 3 TBA Morning - Afternoon - Full Day
Aug 6-Aug 10 San Jose Hackers Super Master Chess Camp for 1500+ Morning - Afternoon - Full Day


Be a part of an amazing once in a lifetime chess experience!! 

2nd Annual 2018 San Jose Hackers Super Master Chess Camp 

Taught by our very own San Jose Hackers Team members including: 

GM Shakhriyar Mamedyarov - Classical World Rank #2, Shakh finished in 2nd place in the 2018 Candidates Tournament in Berlin!

GM Rauf Mamedov - Blitz World Rank #9 and former European Blitz Champion 

GM Daniel Naroditsky - former World Junior Champion and U.S. Junior Champion, BAC Elite Team Coach

GM Zviad Izoria - former World Youth Champion and BAC coach. GM Zviad finished 7th at the 2018 U.S.Championship, defeating GM H. Nakamura and current World Chess Championship Candidate - GM F. Caruana

GM Cristian Chirila - former World Youth Champion and BAC Elite Team coach. Winner of 2016 Millionaire Chess U/2550 section and commentator for the St. Louis Chess Club.  

IM Kostya Kavutskiy - BAC Coach and International Master

IM Elect Faik Aleskerov - BAC Lead Coach and Coach of many enrichment and team classes

This will be one of the strongest chess camps ever assembled anywhere, and an opportunity that cannot be missed. This camp is for players rated above 1500 and the camp will be divided into sections based on strength, which should be well suited for players as high as 2300. PLEASE REGISTER QUICK AS SPACE IS LIMITED!!!

Fee for this camp is slightly higher to offset the cost of the coaches.
Morning only: 9am-1pm: $469--> Click HERE to register

Afternoon only: 1pm - 5pm $449 --> Click HERE to register

Full day: 9am - 5pm $649 --> Click HERE to register

For prorated prices - please visit Camp Fees & Other Info page.


REGISTER NOW because space is LIMITED and going fast!