Please plan to join us in 2023 the week of June 18th!  Please sign up for our email list to be notified when registration opens and other important information. 

Castle Chess Camp is held annually on the campus of Emory University in Atlanta, GA. 

The camp requires a minimum USCF rating of 1100. The average rating for the past three years has been around 1700. The age minimum is 10. There is no age maximum Рadults are welcome too.

Castle Chess also hosts the Castle Grand Prix tournament immediately following the camp. The tournament is for campers, camp staff, and non-campers and features $12,000 in prize money guaranteed. 

Now in its 21st year, this camp brings together top coaches and top students for a week of intensive training- and fun! As of 2019, we have hosted campers from 39 different states and 8 different countries!

Please check the Media Gallery for some videos and pictures from past years.