Avalon Chess Academy

Congratulations to ACA owner, Ryan Hamley, as he won first place in the 2020 Florida State Scholastic Championship.  He also won it last year.  Ryan finished the 5 round tournament with 4.5 points.  Round 4 saw Ryan defeating a 2428 rate FM.  The tournament raises Ryan's rating to 2223, earning the title as a USCF National Master.  He will again respresent the state of Florida at the Arnold Denker Tournament of High School Champions August 8-11, in St. Louis.

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Avalon Chess Academy offers private chess lessons for children from the beginner to the advanced level.  See our "Coaching" page for more information.

Join us this summer for our weekly chess camps.  More information will be posted here prior to summer.