Chess Camp 2020 – Keller, TX

Chess Camp 2020 – Keller, TX

Unfortunately Cancelled This Year Due To The Global COVID-19 Issue

Open to students entering 3rd -12th Grades in the Fall. Meets at Messiah Lutheran Classical Academy, 1308 Whitley Rd., Keller, TX. Monday-Friday, 1pm-4pm. We are offering 2 camps this year – students may participate in either or both!  The camp dates are June 15-19 and July 27-31.

Learn / Improve your chess at chess camp.

Absolute beginner to experienced chess players welcome – all skill ranges. Parents are also welcomed to attend and participate at no extra cost.

Cost is $50 per participant.

Individualized and group instruction will include: Basic Rules, Basic Checkmate Patterns, Tactics, Strategy, Openings, Middlegame, Endgame, Grandmaster Videos, and more!

Friday session will conclude with a championship tournament, with trophies for top finishers. This year we will have two tournament sections – beginner and advanced.

All participants will receive a chess book and a T-Shirt. Concessions will be available on site. We’ll also be introducing our new outdoor giant chess set!

Our main instructor is Rev. Tom Chryst, who has ranked in the top 5% of rated Texas tournament players. He has over 20 years experience playing and coaching young people in the “Game of Kings”.

To register your student and reserve his/her space, you must perform these two steps:

1. Fill out the form by clicking the below link(s):

2. Click the “Buy Now” button to make payment and finalize registration.  Send to    

Questions about Chess Camp? Contact Rev. Chryst at

Space is limited, so reserve your spot with completed registration and payment soon!

Any questions? To see how your child, too, can benefit from a classical education at MLCA, or to sign up for a tour, contact us!