Lior Lapid is excited to resume as coach of the STEM Elementary Chess Club! Lior is the 2015, 2016 and current Colorado state chess champion and a highly experienced chess coach, having taught scholastic chess clubs in over forty elementary schools in New Mexico and Colorado. Students will learn the fundamentals of chess strategy in the opening, the most common tactical motifs in the middlegame, and important checkmating techniques in the endgame. All participants are eligible to play in PALS scholastic tournaments against players from around the state.
Head Coach: Lior Lapid
Thursday afternoons, 2:30 - 3:30
Session 1: August 15th to October 3rd (8 weeks)
Cost: $80 / student
Open to Students: Kindergarten - 5th Grade