16TH ANNUAL MID-SOUTH CHESS CAMP IN MEMPHIS
 

WHAT'S IN THE NEWS

 
Jake Kleiman has earned his third IM norm and is now an International Master.
 
Joshua Colas, the student of our leading instructor GM Alex Stripunsky, wins 7th grade nationals. Read the story here
http://main.uschess.org/content/view/10901/611/
 
Four GMs, Alexander Stripunsky, Gata Kamsky, Ray Robson and Sergey Kudrin topped the 2010 Philadelphia Open (March 31-April 4) with 7/9.
 
MID-SOUTH CHESS CAMP LANDED IN NASHVILLE WITH ITS "GRANDMASTER WEEKEND CAMP", OCT.22-23. MID-SOUTH CHESS CO-FOUNDER AND LEAD INSTRUCTOR GRANDMASTER ALEXANDR STRIPUNSKY BROUGHT WITH HIM TO MUSIC CITY NONE OTHER THAN GRANDMASTER GEORGI KACHEISHVILI. BOTH GRANDMASTERS, WHO ARE TOP-LEVEL CHESS PLAYERS, MET FOR 2 DAYS WITH SOME OF THE STRONGEST YOUNG CHESS PLAYERS IN THE REGION FOR INTENSIVE TRAINING AND FOR A DAILY VIGOROUS WORK-OUT ON THE SOCCER FIELD DURING BREAK AND FOR A MIXER/DINNER/PARTY IN DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE SATURDAY NIGHT.