The Affiliate Districts of All Odisha Chess Associations in Odisha have taken the initiative to organize Summer Chess Coaching Camps across various districts. These camps aim to provide aspiring chess players with an opportunity to enhance their skills and knowledge in the game during the summer break. Led by experienced coaches and trainers, the camps offer a structured curriculum that covers various aspects of chess, including opening strategies, middle game tactics, endgame techniques, and positional understanding. Participants receive personalized attention and guidance to improve their gameplay and analytical abilities. The camps also foster a competitive environment through friendly tournaments and practice matches, allowing players to apply their newly acquired skills. These Summer Chess Coaching Camps organized by different District Chess Associations in different districts of Odisha serve as platforms for young chess enthusiasts to learn, grow, and develop their chess abilities.

Balasore District Chess Association

From 20 – 27 May 2023 at Balasore Station Club, Balasore

Contact: 94396-56904, 73810-50505

After completion the summer chess coaching camp, Balasore District Chess Championship 2023 was conducted all among them with 41 participants by IA Bhabesh Mohanty on 27-28 May 2023.

Cuttack District Chess Association


From 25 – 31 May 2023 at Hall of Chess, 1st Floor Barabati Stadium, Cuttack

Contact: 82496-17893,

Ganjam District Chess Association

From 25 – 31 May 2023 at Centre for Chess Coaching, Tulasi Nagar Road, Berhampur

Contact for Registration: 8984761332, 9668255638, 8249077215

The Summer Chess Coaching Camp 2023 organised by Ganjam District Chess Association in association with Centre for Chess Coaching, Brahmapur had completed successfully from 25th to 31st May.

           Ganjam District Open Chess Championship was held on 30th and 31st May 2023.

           The closing ceremony of both the event was held on 4 PM 31st May, 2023 at Maa Bharabi Kalyan Mandap, Tulasi Nagar, Brahmapur.

           Chief Guest Mr. Anil Choudhury, Project Manager TCS, USA had addressed the meeting and give his thought on chess and its benefit.

           Others on the dais are Sri K K Sarma, Secretary Ganjam District Chess Association, Mr. Bishnu Prasad Purohit, Secretary Centre for Chess Coaching.

The following player are declared winner of the Summer Chess Coaching Camp.

  1. Ch. Jaganmaya Patro
  2. Bighnan Padhy
  3. Sai Anmol Patnaik

Following Player are the Prize Winner of Ganajam Open 2023

  1. Pramod Senapaty
  2. Shrihan Sabat
  3. Manoj Behera
  4. Mihir Mahapatro
  5. Omm Swarup

Winners in Age group

U09   Shivam Sabat and Hrudesh Panigrahy U11 Aatish Kumar Padhy and Vedveer Acharya

U13 Anmay Kumar Choudhury and Padimini Panigrahy U15 Ritesh Sahu and Ptatyusharani Kar

U17 Akashdeep Patnaik and Krish Garg

Kendrapara District Chess Association

From 25 – 30 May 2023 at The Best Coaching Center, Kendrapara, Odisha

Contact: 99374-66755, 99378-86372

Triple ‘C’ Chess Club

From 29 May to 02 June 2023 at Plot No.VIM-270, Sailashree Vihar, Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar. Time: 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM

Contact: 9937529379