Chess Training and Competitions for Juniors

November 2017

Sat. Nov. 4 – Northumbria Junior Chess Association RGS tournament, Royal Grammar School, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne. For more info and entries: www.njca.co

December 2017

Sat. Dec. 2 – ECF U11 regional qualifying event, Royal Grammar School, Newcastle. Contact: David Eggleston, email: dje567@hotmail.co.uk For more info and entries: www.njca.co

Sun. Dec. 3 – Training seminar for invited leading North East juniors. Forest Hall Ex-Servicemen’s Institute, 26 Crescent Way North NE12 9AR. 11:30am-5:30pm. Contact: Tim Wall, timpeterwall@gmail.com

January 2018

6-7 Jan. – ECF Academy For more info, see: http://englishchess.org.uk/Juniors/

February 2018

Sat. 3 Feb. – EPSCA Regional Championship, RGS Newcastle. Contact: David Eggleston dje567@hotmail.co.uk For more info and entries: www.njca.co

Sun 4 Feb. – Training seminar for invited leading North East juniors. Forest Hall Ex-Servicemen’s Institute, 26 Crescent Way North NE12 9AR. 11:30am-5:30pm. Contact: Tim Wall, timpeterwall@gmail.com

17-18 Feb. Northern Junior Chess Championships, Excelsior Academy, Denton Road
Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE15 6AF. Contact: Julian Clissold Email: julian.clissold@englishchess.org.uk
Sections for Under 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 18 – depending on numbers, the older age group will be under 14 and open sections. Age eligibility at 1st January.

Sat. 24 Feb. – Dame Allan’s Junior Tournament. Contact: David Eggleston, email: dje567@hotmail.co.uk For more info and entries: www.njca.co

March 2018

Sat. 24 Mar. – Durham County Junior Chess Championships @ Coxhoe Village Hall,Front Street East, Coxhoe, County Durham DH6 4DB. Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Contact:  Douglas Smith douglas@djssmith.com

April 2018

14-15 Apr. – ECF Academy. For more info, see: http://englishchess.org.uk/Juniors/

Sat. 21 Apr. – UK Chess Challenge, Northumbria Last Chance Saloon. Venue: TBC. For more info: www.njca.co and https://www.delanceyukschoolschesschallenge.com/

May 2018

Sat. 12 May – Northumbria UK Chess Challenge MegaFinal, Royal Grammar School (Junior), Lambton Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4RX. Contact: Tim Wall, timpeterwall@gmail.com Entry form: https://www.delanceyukschoolschesschallenge.com/

Sun. 20 May – Training with GM Danny Gormally. Forest Hall Ex-Servicemen’s Institute, 26 Crescent Way North NE12 9AR. 11:30am-5:30pm. Contact: Tim Wall, timpeterwall@gmail.com More info: www.foresthallchess.org.uk

June 2018

Sun 10 Jun. – NCCU Pennine Cup (Under 16 Teams Jamboree). Venue: Bradford Latvian Club, 5 Clifton Villas, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD8 7BY. Contact: Tim Wall, timpeterwall@gmail.com

September 2018

8-9 Sep. – ECF Academy. For more info, see: http://englishchess.org.uk/Juniors/