Spring I 2020 SPICE Saturday Chess Classes | Webster University

Spring I 2020 SPICE Saturday Chess Classes

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Spring I: January 18–February 29, 2020

Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE) at Webster University is the #1 ranked collegiate chess program in the United States. The SPICE team won the College Chess Final Four Championships five years in a row from 2013–2017.

Instruction will be provided by members of the nation’s #1 ranked Webster University Chess Team, based on Susan Polgar’s popular and highly effective chess curriculum and direct guidance.

Jumpstarters: (Unrated – USCF Rating 500): This class is for kids who know the basic rules of the game and will introduce all the basic tactics, strategies, opening principles and endgame techniques to the student in a fun classroom setting.

Challengers (USCF Rating 500-1000): This class is for scholastic tournament players! Lessons will focus on advanced strategies and tactics, endgames as well as important practical tips for the competitive player.

Class Dates:

January 18, 25 - February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Hours: Class 11:15 am to 12:45 pm on Saturdays (in 2 groups)

Where: Webster University SPICE at 475 East Lockwood Avenue, Luhr Building in Webster Groves.


$175. Early bird by January 12, $124.

Please send registration form and payment to: Webster University SPICE, 470 East Lockwood Avenue,
St. Louis, MO 63119.

For further information, please go to: www.webster.edu/chess or Email Clare Brown at: chess@webster.edu or call 314-246-8075.

If necessary, SPICE reserves the right to close registration when full or cancel the class for any reason.