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What Else Does BAC Offer ?

Here are some links and explanations, and at any moment you have any questions, please don't hesitate to Contact Us.


BAC Chess and Strategy Game Camps

BAC offers Camps for School Breaks, including Summer, Fall , Winter and Spring Breaks! Our Summer camps start early June and are all the way through mid-August (Strategy-Games Camps, Chess Camps, TEEN Chess Champs, and higher rated Master Chess Camps).  It's not too early to book another camp!  Find them all HERE. Note: 2 or more camps in the same transaction warrants a 10% discount!

Learn more about BAC Chess camps: https://enrichment.bayareachess.com/BacChessCamps

Learn more about BAC Strategy Game camps: https://enrichment.bayareachess.com/strategygamecamps


Weekend Clubs: 

5 Club options are available on Saturdays and Sundays all year round ( some off days apply), which are 2 or 3 hour classes that use drop-in scheduling!  We are in San Jose (Chess on Saturday mornings), Los Gatos (Chess on Saturdays), Palo Alto (Strategy-Games and Chess on Saturdays) and Cupertino (Chess and Pizza on Sundays).  See all of our clubs HERE.  No need to register, come any weekend you want and just pay at the door!


Strategy Games: 

An exciting and fun new curriculum that broadens the range of what we offer for student enrichment. Learn about ALL games, new and old. We host this option in weekly Club and seasonal Camp form. See what the fuss is about HERE:  https://enrichment.bayareachess.com/club/saturday-afternoon-strategy-club-palo-alto


Chess Teams:

Our more experienced players can join one of our 3 levels of BAC Teams that meet in Palo Alto or San Jose on scheduled Saturdays with our titled, top-rated coaches!  More on those: https://enrichment.bayareachess.com/page/teams


Your First Tournament:

We have a special monthly Tournament called "Rising Star" that is specifically designed to be the first tournament experience for unrated kids!  While the kids play, the parents also receive a quick seminar on what to expect with tournaments, ratings, the USCF and what to do next!  Its the perfect first step. More on that:: https://www.bayareachess.com/risingstar/


Rated Chess Tournaments:

BAC hosts many tournaments for kid in various locations in Bay Area. Please learn more about what we offer: https://www.bayareachess.com/tournament_kids/

We host half-day tournaments just about every weekend all over the Bay Area!  Find the schedule and info on those HERE



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Afterschool Chess:

We offer after-school chess classes in many schools in Bay Area!  If we aren't already offering chess in your child's school, we would like to be!  More on how to help us do that HERE:  https://enrichment.bayareachess.com/page/bring-chess-class-your-school


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Thank you for helping us in our mission of Transforming lives through Chess!