ECF Juniors

Junior Team Chess Challenge Finals

Hertford College, Oxford, on Wednesday 19th April 2017 ... The Final of the second Junior...
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WSCC 2017

WSCC Round 4 The England Team had a challenging day ahead today due to how...
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Final standings for the English Youth Grand Prix 2016-17

This year’s English Youth Grand Prix has now finished and the final standings can be...
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UK Schools’ Chess Challenge

Calling all secondary school children! No qualification required! Enter the Megafinals for your chance to...
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ECF National Schools Girls’ Finals 2017

Held at St Catherine's School, Bramley, Surrey 1st/2nd April 2017 Under 11 1st North London...
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New Junior Selection Policy/Expression of Interest form

The new ECF Junior Selection Policy for events in 2017 and the relevant Expression of...
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traciThe English Chess Federation (ECF) is the governing chess organisation in England and is affiliated to FIDE – welcome to its Junior section! Traci Whitfield is the Director of Junior Chess & Education for the ECF [email]

Click these links to see the current English Youth Champions, the British Junior Champions, the County Youth Champions and the Junior Rapidplay Champions
Playing for England
Follow this link to see the teams and read the reports from the World Youth, the European Youth and more … or click for the current Junior Selection Policy, Expression of Interest form and the Coaches Expression of Interest form
Play Chess
Click for the English Chess Federation calendar, find your grade here, your FIDE rating here, the Master Points system here and the World Chess calendar here
English Youth Grand Prix
Click here for the English Youth Grand Prix, EYGP rules and the Tournament Performance Calculator. The current EYGP standings can be found here
The ECF Chess Academy
Find the Prospectus here and the Elite Junior Player Programmes page here
Girls’ Chess
Click here for the ECF NW Girls’ Rapidplay 2016
Counties & Clubs
Click for Counties (Main), reports and the Junior Club map
Schools etc.
Click for reports, Chess Leadership Schools, the NSCC and the Team Chess Challenge.
In addition – EPSCA, UKCC, CSC and the  National Chess Junior Squad
Junior Contacts / Support
Junior contacts, the Junior Directorate Bursary Fund and the John Robinson Youth Chess Trust
FIDE Academies
Applications for endorsement
Please note – the links to external websites on this page are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the ECF of any of the products and services available or opinions expressed on or accuracy of these other websites.
In addition, the ECF does not endorse, support or accept any liability for any junior international teams run by other organisations.