Please plan to join us June 18-23, 2023!  Our 2023 Instructor List is now posted!

Camp registration is closed but you can waitlist in case spots open up.

Castle Chess Camp is held annually on the campus of Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Now in its 21st year, Castle Chess brings together top coaches and students for a week of intensive training and fun.

Castle Chess requires a minimum USCF rating of 1100. The average rating is approximately 1700. We have hosted campers from 39 states and 8 countries!

The age minimum is 10. There is no age maximum – adults are welcome too!

Castle Chess also hosts the $12,000 Grand Prix Tournament the weekend after camp. The GP tournament is open to everyone: campers, staff, non-campers.