Hampshire qualifier for the National Youth Championships (EJOCA)

We invite all junior chess players who are under 20 years of age to compete in the Hampshire qualifier for the National Youth Championships organised by the English Junior Coaches and Organisers Association (EJCOA).

This will be on Sunday, May 15th 2022 at the Badger Farm Community Centre, Winchester.

The cost of entry is £15 and the event has five rounds of rapidplay chess that are ECF rated.

The entry form is here: https://ejcoa.co.uk/online-payments/nyc-regional-final

Please enter ASAP as places are limited!

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May Monthly Lichess Team Battle

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The Monthly Team Battle on the Lichess Arena will take place on Monday, May 2nd starting at 6pm.

Please register at https://lichess.org/tournament/G0lnDAG7

Please register for this ASAP!

The match starts at 6pm monthly on a Monday night and completes by 7.30pm

Please register (for free) on lichess.org and then email me (John Upham) at john.upham@zen.co.uk and will get you into the team !

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Hampshire Open Junior FIDE Blitz

Here are the results from the hugely successful event:

The Hampshire Open Junior FIDE Blitz is for all players who are aged 18 or fewer years on August 31st 2022 regardless of location of residence and / or school and will take place on Sunday April 3rd at Badger Farm Community Centre, Winchester.

There will be 15 rounds by Swiss pairings, Blitz time control, a £215 prize fund.

At the moment the entry is limited to sixty players so be sure to enter early to avoid disappointment!

See https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hampshire-open-junior-blitz-tickets-279582828767 for full details

£215 prize fund.

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Hampshire Junior Trial / Selection Tournament

We are delighted to continue our return to Over the Board (OTB) chess with our first tournament of 2022.

This will be the

Hampshire Junior Trial / Selection Tournament on Sunday, February 13th, 2022.

Full details can be found here.

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Saturday Afternoon Event : Hampshire vs Dorset vs Devon vs Berkshire

Our fourth Saturday Afternoon Event (SAE) will be a rated friendly match with our friends from Devon, Dorset and Berkshire Junior Chess Association.

It will start at 2pm and run until 4pm (but you can leave earlier if you have to) on 10th July 2021

Please make sure you are a member of the Hampshire team (https://lichess.org/team/hampshire-junior-chess-association) and then

Please register at https://lichess.org/tournament/phJhMX5R if you would like to play.

See you there !

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The Twenty Third Lichess Team Battle

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The Twenty Third Team Battle on the Lichess Arena will take place on Monday, November 1st starting at 6pm.

Please register at https://lichess.org/tournament/Dp0psIqd

Please register for this ASAP !

The match starts at 6pm monthly on a Monday night and completes by 7.30pm

Please register (for free) on lichess.org and then email me (John Upham) at john.upham@zen.co.uk and will get you into the team !

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Hampshire Junior Open Congress 2021

We are delighted to continue our return to Over the Board (OTB) chess with our second tournament of 2021 on Sunday, November 28th at the Badger Farm Community Centre in Winchester.

Full details can be found here.

Ted Mayne
Ted Mayne
Sophia Blin
Sophia Blin
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Hampshire Delancey UKCC Megafinal Date & Venue Confirmed

Delancey UK Schools Chess Challenge
Delancey UK Schools Chess Challenge
Hampshire Junior Chess Congress 2017
Hampshire Junior Chess Congress 2017

HJCA is delighted to confirm the date and venue for the Delancey UKCC Megafinal 2021 as

Saturday and Sunday, June 12th and 13th, 2021

and

The Lichess platform

Click here to register : https://www.delanceyukschoolschesschallenge.com/ukcc-2021/

Please put this date into your diary !

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Hampshire Junior Chess Association is the principal coordinator and organiser of chess for children and young people who are eighteen years old or under and live or attend school in Hampshire.