Welcome to the L.J.C.C. website, last updated on 23 July 2014.

Information about qualification and a provisional list of qualifying events can be found here. Some of the qualifying events are still in the process of confirming venues and dates so please do check with the local organiser before making firm arrangements.

The finals will be at University of Westminster, Harrow Campus, Northwick Park, Harrow, HA1 3TP. The Under 10 and Under 14 finals are two-day events on Saturday and Sunday 13 and 14 December. The Under 8 final is a two-day event on Monday and Tuesday, 29 and 30 December. All the other finals are three-day events on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, 28, 29 and 30 December.

About L.J.C.C.

The London Junior Chess Championships originated in 1924 as the London Boys Championship. The championships are organised by The London Junior Chess Championship Charitable Trust, registered charity number 1129010. Titles are awarded for seven age groups, Under 8, Under 10, Under 12, Under 14, Under 16, Under 18 and Under 21. To play in the Under 8, Under 10 or Under 12 Finals you must first qualify, either via a qualifying tournament or by grade. Qualification is not required for the older age groups. More details.


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This site is maintained by Laurie Winston. All information is believed correct at the time of publication.