Chess Camp 2020 – Keller, TX

Chess Camp 2020 – Keller, TX

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 jinel.munoz@messiahkeller.org.    


Questions about Chess Camp? Contact Rev. Chryst at tomchryst@yahoo.com.

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!