Chess Academy of Denver 

Home of the Chess Detective®

Colorado Master Chess is run by National Chess Master Todd Bardwick and is dedicated to excellence in chess instruction. Serving the Denver, Colorado metro area, Colorado Master Chess offers private chess lessons, annual summer chess camps, and year-round chess instruction. National Master Todd Bardwick also holds simultaneous chess exhibitions and promotes chess in the Rocky Mountain New Colorado Chess Column.



              Denver Scholastic Chess Series

 (Large Scholastic Chess Tournaments for kids with Unrated and Rated Sections)



        21st Annual Rocky Mountain Chess Camps

                                    June 8-12, 2015   and   July 6-8, 2015

          This is one of the oldest chess camps in the country with multiple sections so students can be

           paired with other students of similar ability. Many State and National Champions as well as

           kids from foreign countries have attended this fun and educational camp over the decades.








    Family Chess Knights with the Colorado Avalanche 



   Family Chess Knights with the Denver Nuggets