ECF Juniors

World Cadets 2017 in Brazil

World Cadets 2017 in Brazil

Day 1 Report - from Tibo Rushbrooke Spirits are high in the England camp after a very strong start to...
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Chess helps Henry to win a 2017 World Maths Olympiad medal

Chess helps Henry to win a 2017 World Maths Olympiad medal

Henry Huang represented the country as part of the UK team in the 12th WMO World Mathematical Olympiad World Cup...
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European Youth Team Championships

European Youth Team Championships

Round 4 Results link – here | Website – here We made it to the carpet! Not the red carpet,...
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Chess making a classroom comeback

Chess making a classroom comeback

Follow this link to enjoy a recent ITV/Tyne Tees television article on chess - http://www.itv.com/news/tyne-tees/update/2017-07-18/chess-making-a-classroom-comeback/
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Glorney 2017

Glorney 2017

Round 5 The last round of the tournament started with all the English teams in contention for first or second...
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Xtracon Open 2017

Xtracon Open 2017

The Xtracon Open 2017 (aka the Copenhagen Chess Festival) started today, with five England juniors playing --- Ravi Haria, Matthew...
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English Youth Grand Prix 2017-18 including changes to the rules

English Youth Grand Prix 2017-18 including changes to the rules

The English Youth Grand Prix 2017-18 (EYGP) started on 1 July 2017 and is open to all ECF junior members...
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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]

Champions
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.

 

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