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Hosted annually on the campus of Emory University in Atlanta, GA. The 2019 camp will run from Sunday June 16th through Friday June 21st. 

CAMP REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Please email to be placed on the wait list, and include your USCF ID and your phone number.

The camp requires a minimum USCF rating of 1200. Average rating for the past three years has been around 1700. Age minimum is 10. There is no age maximum! 

Castle Chess also hosts the Castle Grand Prix tournament immediately following the camp (Friday June 21 - Sunday June 23). The tournament is for campers, camp staff, and non-campers and features $13,500 in prize money guaranteed. Online registration is open

Now in its 19th year, this camp brings together top coaches and top students for a week of intensive training- and fun! 

2018 Wrap-up video


2018 Camp Photo