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Join Us For Online Chess Summer Camp!

Chess Institute of Canada has moved all of its activities online as a result of COVID-19. Using a combination of video conferencing and online chess resources, we offer engaging, fun chess instruction for kids

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Don’t be an April Fool!

Fool’s Mate is the quickest possible checkmate in chess, taking only two moves! It is so named because the losing side has to make some incredibly bad opening moves, so you’d think that this

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Happy Birthday Bobby Fischer!

Robert James (Bobby) Fischer was born on this day in 1943, and is considered by many to be the greatest chess player of all time. Fischer became the youngest grandmaster in the world at

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P.A. Day Chess Day February 14 2020

  A terrific day filled with chess and other activities for young chess players from SK to Grade 8. We offer three programs: a day specially tailored for the youngest set; a casual section

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