July 6-10, 2020 (Camp Full)

Due to popular demand we will have another Future Master Camp on August 3-7, 2020 - Details Coming Soon


Online Via Zoom Conferencing - All registered students will receive log in instructions prior to camp

Open to the first 36 students to join.  Students will be broken into three groups to provide a small learning environment (12 to 1).  All three groups will spend 1 hour each with all three instructors for a total of 3 hours of serious training daily. There will also be an online US Chess rated tournament at the end of each day of camp.   It is not necessary to be a member of the Charlotte Chess Center to join this camp.  


  • 1300+ peak USCF rating - 1900 USCF Rating

  • Students will be broken into groups by rating.

Camp Schedule:

15 hours of instruction from experienced chess Grandmaster and Master coaches.


15 US Chess Online Rated Games

Camp Tuition:

$300.00 by June 30 , $325 after.

5% off for CCCSA Members

Camp Full - Details for Camp II Coming Soon

Featured Instructors:


Head Coach


  • Peak USCF rating 2747, #1 player in Pennsylvania

  • Four-time US Champion, seven-time U.S. Open Champion, 2019 U.S. Senior Champion, U.S. Chess Hall of Fame inductee

  • Represented USA at four World Chess Olympiads and three World Senior Championships

  • Former student of World Champion Mikhail Tal


Head Coach


  • Peak USCF rating 2652, peak FIDE rating 2586

  • Winner of the World Open, New Jersey Open, Philadelphia Open, Hastings Congress

  • Competed for the award-winning chess team at the University of Texas at Dallas

  • Coach of the Indian Junior National team at the World Junior Championship

  • Coach of Abhimanyu Mishra, the youngest International Master in the world

Head Coach


  • Peak FIDE Rating 2333, Peak CCF Rating 2400

  • Participant in 5 World Youth Chess Championships (1992-1998)

  • 8-Time Canadian Scholastic Chess Champion

  • Head Coach of Quebec's Top junior Players for the Last 20 Years

  • Previous Coach of Top Canadian Juniors: IM Olivier Kenta Chiku-Ratte, FM Qiuyu Huang, NM Tyler Tanaka, NM Ananda Saha


Will Students Have A Chance to Learn with All Instructors? 


Will Students Receive Handouts of the Material Discussed Afterward?

Yes. Instructors will share handouts with students after the camp.

What is the Format of the Tournament Games?

Games will be played on Chess.com. CCCSA Staff will set up the tournament and guide students through the process. 

Students will play 3 US Chess Online Rated Games

Will The Online Tournament Games Be "Regular Rated"?

No. The US Chess Federation has created a separate rating for online play. However, these games will be reflected on their US Chess record.

Do Not Hesitate To Reach Out to Us with Further Questions: