Welcome to Young Master Chess

North Carolina's Premier Scholastic Chess Instructional Program



School Spotlight: Charlotte Lab School

NM Chris Mabe teaches the advanced group at Charlotte Lab SchoolYoung Master Chess holds chess clubs and chess instruction at elementary schools all over the area. This week's school spotlight is on Charlotte Lab School - in uptown Charlotte!


OCT 30 Fall Tournament - Waitlist

Registration is now closed for the Monday, OCT 30 YMC Fall Tournament - thanks to everyone who signed up!

If you're interested in attending, we are accepting signups to the waitlist. Please see instructions on the info page linked below.

This is a fun, unrated tournament event that's great for beginners & players of all skill levels in grades 1-5. We'll play tournament games, have chess activities & a pizza lunch -

Find the event details & online registration here.


Saturday Chess Club is Back!

Coach Chris Callahan is hosting a Saturday Chess Club -

Come join in the fun for extra practice & live chess games!

Find all the info here.


2017 Summer Camp in Charlotte

Young Master Chess is excited to announce the last camp of the summer in Charlotte!

Find the Charlotte Summer Camp info & registration here.


YMC Winter Tournament Registration Closed

Young Master Chess is excited to announce that we've rescheduled the Winter Tournament for Monday, February 20th.

Guaranteed registration for this event is closed, but please email Mike Klein to ask if there's any more space available - charlottechess@gmail.com

Find the event details here. Thanks to everyone who signed up! We'll see you soon -